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Student Feedback and Testimonials

2015-12-13, 14:28
"I don't know my grades yet, but if my Cathay spy is right I got many 5s and one 4, so I'm sure I will see you again. "
Cathay Pacific Airways
2015-12-13, 14:29
"I got the call today and I'm in! Yea big thanks for helping me through. CP5X. Again thank you Michael and Brendan"
Cathay Pacific Airways
2015-12-13, 15:03
"Michael I got ICAO level 5. Thanks for the classes. They helped me a lot. I will be back for training before the cadet training. I want to keep it up. I'll let you know my schedule when I am ready."

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Test for safety - train for proficiency

AEA will help you develop genuine language proficiency in English.

Courses for all levels of aviation experience

Our courses are suitable for both ab initio and professional pilots, ATCs and engineers.

100% Native English Teachers with Aviation Experience

All of our teachers are suitably qualified and have relevant aviation experience, e.g. pilots, aircraft engineers and ATCs.

Listen to LIVE streaming Aviation English Radio

Aviation English Asia introduces another world first - Aviation English Radio.

Prepare for your ICAO test, learn aviation theory, hear student experiences and get hints and tips to improve your English.

The stream runs 24 hours per day and is updated every week.

Achieve ICAO Level 4+ with professional Aviation English training in Hong Kong

If you are a commercial pilot who needs to achieve ICAO level 4, training with Aviation English Asia can bring massive benefits to your aviation career.   

Our courses focus on building effective communication strategies and give you the language skills you need to perform well in an ICAO English test.

  • Pronunciation
  • Structure
  • Vocabulary
  • Fluency
  • Comprehension (Aural)
  • Interaction

Prepare for the following types of ICAO English Test:


As the needs and experience of commercial pilots is very different from that of ab initios we offer a special course to suit the needs of commercial pilots in Hong Kong. ICAO Aviation English for Commercial Pilots course is skills based with activities and drills designed to ultimately help you reach ICAO level 5+.

Language skills for both routine and non-routine situations

Learn plain English in an aviation context so that you can effectively manage non-routine situations.  We aim to increase your ability to communicate and equip you with very specific skills needed to function effectively and safely in aviation.  

After completing the recommended number of training hours you will be well prepared for the ICAO test.

Looking for an upgrade? Get a rating at ICAO Level 5+

If you are expecting an ICAO retest and want to achieve ICAO level 5 Aviation English Asia also offer courses designed to improve your retest performance.   

Topics and themes include

  • Aviation safety standards
  • Describing faults and damage
  • Crew Resource Management
  • Dangerous goods
  • Radiotelephony
  • Security
  • Career development
  • and many more..

Language functions include 

  • Phrasal verbs as used in an aviation context
  • Conjunctions
  • Complex descriptive phrases
  • Clarifying and requesting information
  • Describing hypothetical situations
  • Relative clauses

Intensive ICAO English Test Practice 

  • Hundreds of hours of listening comprehension exercises
  • Additional online support is available
  • Understand the limitations of ICAO test types
  • Learn what the assessors expect, their traps and how to avoid them.


Flexible schedules available for both private and group classes

We also offer an intensive course for overseas students and can arrange accommodation if necessary.  Please join the mailing list or call us on +852 8179 9295 for further details.


Hong Kong

Aviation English Asia has been offering part time and full time courses in Hong Kong since 2009.

All courses are available in Hong Kong. Check the schedule above for details.


Aviation English Asia has been offering part time courses in Vietnam since 2014.

All courses are available in Vietnam in a weekend workshop format - typically every 8 weeks, or by special arrangement.


ICAO Aviation English, English for Aircraft Maintenance Engineers, Technicians and Mechanics, and English for Flight Attendants are available in Taipei, Tainan and Kaosiung.

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