European Simulation & Training Academy (esta)

NADG and our partners aim to build and gather key competencies under one roof, providing added value to our customers and contributing to a safer future through the company European Simulation & Training Academy (ESTA)

It takes courage and perseverance to build a national competence center for aviation. ESTA will offer training based on Norwegian and worldwide conditions and scenarios. We are now building a powerhouse for aviation at Stavanger Airport, Sola, that will include:

  • Education
  • Maintenance
  • Simulation
  • Training


Helicopter Landing Officer Course (HLO) and the 074 Norwegian Oil and Gas recommended guidelines for helideck manual.

ESTA Contact
Ole Petter Bakken
President / CEO

+47 468 11 828
opb@est-a.no

Anne Irene S. Raustein
Executive Assistant to the CEO

+47 952 07 321
air@est-a.no

Vivian Kruger Andersen
Operating Manager Training Center

+47 915 60 272
vka@est-a.no

Torvald Rugsveen
Head Of Training

+47 901 81 840 torvald.rugsveen@est-a.no

Kristoffer Eltervåg
Finance

+47 926 58 219
ke@est-a.no

Lars Bernhard Rognerud
Aviation Advisor/Pilot

+47 932 59 835
lars.rognerud@est-a.no

Bent Danielsen
Safety & Compliance Manager

+47 481 20 185
bent.danielsen@est-a.no

Petter Bakken
Media & graphics

+47 932 99 844
pb@est-a.no