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Middle East Training & Conference Center

“In 2017, the new cutting-edge MEA Training and Conference center was inaugurated.
The project total built-up area is 43,500 sqm, on a plot of 13,755 sqm surface area.

The Training Center is divided into the following sections:

  • Pilots and Cadets Training division extends extending over an area of 3,000 sqm accommodating 4 simulators bays.
  • Cabin Crew Training division extending over an area of 2,600 sqm specialized in safety, security, air hospitality training.
  • Technical Aircraft Maintenance division extending over an area of 650 m2 with the latest Virtual Simulation equipment
  • Ground and Administrative Crew Training division extending over an area of 1,900 sqm and includes training on business affairs, ground handling, customer service and various administrative functions in addition to training in all Civil Aviation laws and regulations.
  • Library extending over an area of 250 m2 area.
  • Administrative offices extending over an area of 500 m2.

In addition to the Training Center, the project includes a conference center that consists of:

  • The Dome, extending over an area of 475 m2 with a maximum height of 19m, functions as an auditorium with 300 people audience capacity, in addition to an entrance and reception hall with a total area of 1,200 m2 .
  • The Olive Garden, adjacent to the “Dome “Auditorium, extending over an open air area of 2,350 m2 open air area that could be used for receptions and special events.
  • Halls:
    • Ballroom extending over an area of 680 m2.
    • Multipurpose hall extending over an area of 430 m2 for conferences and lectures.
    • Indoor Reception Hall extending over an area of 600 m2.
    • Terrace extending over an area of 250 m2.

The Project also includes various auxiliary services, to note:

  • Cafeteria extending over an area of 300 m2.
  • Kitchen extending over an area of500 m2.
  • Technical Room extending over an area of 1,300 m2.
  • Other services extending over an area of 865 m2.