Full Flight Simulators
Eight RealitySeven Full Flight Simulators used for type ratings and enhanced pilot training, including Boeing 737 and Airbus 320 sims.
Student-style accommodation in Avion Court is just a short walk from the LTC and Crawley town centre. Gatwick airport is a 10-minute bus ride away with international flights and trains to central London in just 30 minutes.
We understand that during your training, you need somewhere where you can relax, catch up on some emails or have a catch-up with some of your fellow cadets.
A place to relax and refuel.
Classroom and study zones
Classrooms fitted with the latest interactive display screens and an auditorium for group learning and Selection events. Full-time industry-leading instructor team, supported by the latest devices, e-books, and apps all designed to enhance your training experience and help you pass your course.
Do you have any questions about starting your pilot training journey at L3Harris Airline Academy? Please send us a message and our Airline Pilot Careers Advice Team will be happy to assist.
Pilot training is so much more than just the aircraft you train in and those who instruct you. It’s the whole experience; the life-long friendships you make and the place you call home for the duration of your training.
Crawley is one the biggest towns in Sussex, perfectly placed between Brighton and London. Whilst you have a whole host of things to do on your doorsteps in Crawley including plenty of places to eat and drink, the vibrant Brighton is only 35 minutes away where you have both the coastline and lively nightlife to enjoy. Similarly, London is easily accessible in an hour by train where you can experience the hustle and bustle of city life.
Places to visit
There are plenty of places to visit in the surrounding areas of Crawley including historic houses, gardens, galleries, castles, theme parks, museums, theatres, aquariums, amusements, indoor play centres, leisure centres, and waterparks. When looking for somewhere to eat and drink there's plenty to choose from in either Crawley itself, or the neighboring towns such as Croydon, Bromley, Leatherhead, Sevenoaks, and Tonbridge. Not forgetting, London and Brighton are only a short train ride away.
How to get here
By train Our London Training Centre in Crawley is easily accessible via train. From London to Crawley it takes approximately 1 hour. Operated by the Thameslink and Southern Railway, trains run frequently all day.
By air The nearest airport to our London Training Centre is London Gatwick Airport which is approximately 10 minutes away by car. You can fly to several European destinations from London Gatwick.
By car Crawley is easily accessible by car. Situated within close proximity of the M23 and M25, Crawley can be accessed from junction 10 of the M23.
Other flight schools and training locations
At L3Harris Airline Academy, we have flight school located across the UK and Europe.
Each of our flight schools is equipped with state-of-the-art training facilities from training aircraft, flight training devices to full flight simulators to help you become a successful commercial pilot.View all of our training locations
Our Airline Academy is equipped to start your career as a pilot, whether you’re just leaving school or later in life. L3Harris help people reach their dreams.