Aircraft Operation and Air Traffic Management in Saint Petersburg State University of Civil Aviation

Specialist's program


Faculty of Flight Operation


Vasiliy SAZANOV,





Tel. +7 812 704 18 18



Awards and achievements. The higher education program "Aircraft Operation and Air Traffic Management" is one of the key programs carried out at the University.

Teaching staff. The implementation of the specialty programs is carried out by teachers and instructors of the University, as well as invited specialists who have experience in the field and are scientific degree holders.

Strategic partners. The University actively cooperates with State Corporation of Air Traffic Management of the Russian Federation, leading airlines and airports of Russia: Aeroflot, Rossiya Airlines, S7 Airlines, Pulkovo Airport, Vozdushnye Vorota Severnoy Stolitsy, Sheremetyevo International Airport, Vnukovo Airport, and others.

Achievements of students and graduates. The graduates of the program "Aircraft Operation and Air Traffic Management" are in high demand in the field which proves that aviation engineer training is a high priority.

Facilities and resources. The Modern technical and methodical foundation is available for the classes. This provides theoretical, practical and training education of aviation personnel according to international standards.

The University provides single- and twin-engine aircraft for initial flight training. The University is equipped with modern aviation simulators, including complex simulators that provide training of aviation personnel specialists in the full scope of their functional responsibilities for the operation of a specific type of aircraft. The students have opportunities of training practice at leading aviation companies. The graduates have opportunities of employment as aviation personnel specialists according to federal aviation rules.

Future professions. The graduates' professional area is execution, provision and maintenance of aircraft flights, air transportation and aviation works, organization of the use of airspace, organization and maintenance of air traffic, ensuring the safety of aircraft flights and the safety of the use of airspace, organization and provision of aviation security, search and rescue operations, safety of technological processes and production in air transport.