Turkish Airlines Flight Academy (TAFA) was established as a sub-brand of Turkish Airlines for the purpose of training the pilots required by Turkish Airlines and other airlines as well as providing the pilot training (ATP (A) Unified Airline Transport Pilot Training). TAFA has been providing flight training at the academy facilities located in Aydın Çıldır Airport since 2013 and features 25 training aircrafts, 3 flight simulators, 6 classrooms and totally 30 teachers, including 28 FI instructors and 2 TI instructors in its current fleet. Currently providing 136 students with training, the Academy has 847 graduates to date.