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Best College for becoming a pilot
December 7, 2019

Best College for becoming a pilot

If you have always had a passion for aircraft, you’ve probably considered becoming a pilot. Airline pilots enjoy an exhilarating profession and a median salary as high as $98, 410 per year the United States Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) reported. Most airlines require pilots to have a college degree, but candidates can consider many different options when…

How to become a cargo pilot?
December 3, 2019

How to become a cargo pilot?

Commercial pilots can transport passengers or cargo. Digital Vision./Photodisc/Getty Images Commercial aviation is often associated with passenger airlines but also includes cargo transportation. Many pilots learn to fly in the military, although civilian flying schools are becoming increasingly popular. All pilots must hold a commercial pilot s license as well…

Become a pilot in the Army
November 29, 2019

Become a pilot in the Army

Age Requirement You need to be at least 18 years old when you enlist in the Army, and you have to appear before the military board that selects candidates for flight school before turning 33 years old. If you’re 33 or 34, it is possible to get a waiver. Citizenship You must be a citizen of the United States. If you’re not a citizen, you can apply to become one…

Becoming an Army pilot
November 25, 2019

Becoming an Army pilot

Aviation officers coordinate/lead operations using Army helicopters: OH-58 Kiowa, UH-60 Black Hawk, CH-47 Chinook and the AH-64 Apache. These operations can haul troops and carry supplies, as well as provide quick-strike and long-range target engagement. Job Duties Coordinate employment of aviation Soldiers and aircraft at all levels Command and control aviation…

How to become a Delta pilot?
November 17, 2019

How to become a Delta pilot?

As a college student in 1979, Cathy Cook had plans to go law s​chool and in her spare time, she would fly airplanes. Despite falling in love with aviation when she was a girl, women pilots were rare in those days so Cook never ​considered making her hobby into a career. Then, w​hen an unexpected opportunity arose, Cook changed course and joined the U.S. Air Force…

How to become a Test pilot?
November 9, 2019

How to become a Test pilot?

Say “test pilot, ” and whose name comes to mind? For most people, it’s Chuck Yeager, the first test pilot to break the sound barrier in the Bell X-1 in 1947. While military test pilots make up the bulk of the profession, there are also civilian test pilots who work for aerospace industries, governments, and certification agencies. Even a few private citizens…

How to become military pilot?
November 5, 2019

How to become military pilot?

I have met some amazing pilots, some of whom were simply naturals at anything aviation related. They could fly a washing machine if you put wings on it. These naturals are few and far between though. In a class of 40, there might be one. There may be one in one class, and you might go a few classes before you see another one. Even for these naturals, they are…

Requirements to become a commercial pilot
October 20, 2019

Requirements to become a commercial pilot

Commercial airline pilots operate planes owned by well-known aviation companies. Commercial airline pilots must plan flight routes, communicate with air traffic controllers and understand the technology needed to safely command aircraft. Commercial airline pilots must pass rigorous flight training exercises while also being in peak physical condition. Education…

Best College to become a pilot
October 4, 2019

Best College to become a pilot

It’s an annual rite of passage for millions of high school seniors: anxiously checking their mailboxes for thick envelopes and weighing their options about where to go to college. For that special breed of student who couldn’t imagine anything less than a career in aviation, the choices become somewhat clearer. If your goal is to become an aviation professional…

Becoming a drone pilot
August 17, 2019

Becoming a drone pilot

Opportunities for unmanned aircraft system (UAS) pilots are now wide-open under the new FAA small UAS (sUAS) Part 107 rule, which legalizes and regulates these air ops. Drone work in the U.S. film and TV industry has also taken flight recently under the agency’s Section exemption waivers. Meanwhile, demand for experienced commercial and military pilots to operate…

Becoming a cargo pilot
August 3, 2019

Becoming a cargo pilot

What’s the difference between a cargo jet and a passenger jet? If you were to step onto the flight deck of a freighter, you probably couldn’t distinguish it from the flight deck of the passenger model; it’s the same front office. There is one minor but critical addition; at the back of our cockpit we have a small, private lavatory. It has the flushing blue water…

What to do for becoming a pilot?
July 2, 2019

What to do for becoming a pilot?

To rise to a challenge. To launch a career or travel for business. To experience the freedom and exhilaration of seeing the world from above. Whatever your reason for learning to fly, your flight training journey will likely start at your local airport. Search for flight schools in your area here, or consider flying clubs, which often also offer training. Taking…

Education Requirements to become a pilot
June 20, 2019

Education Requirements to become a pilot

International Space Station Program Description The ISS is the largest international scientific and technological endeavor ever undertaken. The ISS is a permanent laboratory in a realm where gravity, temperature, and pressure can be manipulated for a variety of scientific and engineering pursuits that are impossible in ground-based laboratories. The ISS is a…

Become commercial pilot
May 27, 2019

Become commercial pilot

Be physically and mentally sound. In order to obtain more than the most basic of licenses, you ll need to hold a first or second-class medical certificate from the FAA. Vision is the main concern here; in order to work your way up the totem pole of pilot-hood, you ll need to have vision that can be corrected to 20/20. And if you re colorblind, well, it depends…

Road to Becoming a pilot
May 19, 2019

Road to Becoming a pilot

There are a WIDE variety of professional pilot positions, but the three that are the most common career paths are airline, corporate, and military. I will try to briefly describe each. The path to a corporate or an airline cockpit often starts off the same. Since the few desirable corporate pilot and airline jobs require a college degree and thousands of hours…

How to Become a Navy fighter pilot?
April 17, 2019

How to Become a Navy fighter pilot?

Steps Part 1 Learning about the Navy Understand your responsibilities. Being a Navy Pilot is an incredibly difficult, time-consuming, and emotionally and physically demanding job. Before you begin your career path, make sure you fully understand your responsibilities and are up to the task. As a pilot, you may take part in warfare. Your duties include antisubmarine…

Qualifications to become a commercial pilot
April 5, 2019

Qualifications to become a commercial pilot

It’s time for your pre-flight check. Delta Air Lines is looking for pilot candidates who meet our high standards of aviator skills, safety, professionalism, and customer focus. If you are interested in joining our team of professional pilots, you may apply or update your existing application via AirlineApps.com. General Requirements At least 23 years of age…

How to become a glider pilot?
February 3, 2019

How to become a glider pilot?

Your first step is to take an introductory flight in a sailplane. That flight will introduce you to a world you have never known. And it is so exciting that you will want to explore it, to learn more about it and to become part of it. Accept that challenge and you are on your way to becoming a part of the world of glider pilots. As with any course of study, the…

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