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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…

Aviation Education
January 18, 2019

Aviation Education

The North Texas Aviation Education Initiative was initiated by the North Central Texas Council of Governments (NCTCOG) from a widely recognized need for additional aviation workforce regionally and nationally. Despite its preeminence in the aviation industry, and the demonstrated need to train additional aviation professionals, the region lacks a public university…

Becoming a pilot in the Army
December 13, 2018

Becoming a pilot in the Army

Steps Part 1 Joining the Army Enlist in the U.S. Army. Anyone who wishes to become an Army pilot must first become an enlisted Soldier or an Officer in the U.S. Army. There are two types of enlisted Soldier service: full-time active duty Soldiers, and part-time members of the Army Reserve. In order to qualify for service, all prospective Soldiers must be at least…

Aviation Technician Education Council
September 12, 2018

Aviation Technician Education Council

Even more stark is the percentage of gradutes produced by private institutions. While non-public schools are the minority (making up 35% of respondents), they produce nearly nine out of every ten AMTS graduates. AMTS are creating specialized aviation maintenance technicians outside of their A&P programs. Of those educational institutions reporting, half…

How to become a Canadian fighter pilot?
July 30, 2018

How to become a Canadian fighter pilot?

Becoming a pilot in the Canadian Air Force is quite challenging and potentially dangerous, but relatively inexpensive. The Air Force provides all necessary training and subsidizes your education. To apply, you need only be a Canadian citizen over 17 years of age with a High School education, however a degree WILL be required. Very few who apply succeed in becoming…

How to become a civilian pilot?
July 18, 2018

How to become a civilian pilot?

You can become an airline pilot via the civilian route by attending a local flight school or college/university with a flight training program, in which you can earn all your pilot certificates and ratings. If you choose the civilian route to become an airline pilot, the following steps will guide you in the right direction: Step 1: Obtain a First Class Medical…

How to become a regional pilot?
July 2, 2018

How to become a regional pilot?

In our continuing series interviewing airline personnel Airfarewatchdog.com asked a regional jet pilot about his work. The answers may surprise-and perhaps disturb-you. Is it true that you get paid less than some flight attendants? Yes, but it depends on the airline. Most of us are doing this because we have a passion for aviation and plan to move up in the industry…

Cost of becoming a commercial pilot
June 24, 2018

Cost of becoming a commercial pilot

Even if you re just beginning to look into becoming an airline pilot, you ll learn very quickly that it is extremely expensive to obtain your required flight training, never mind a college degree which is often required by the more desirable employers. Costs can vary greatly, but let s take a look at what types of expenses you might expect to incur. Let s examine…

How to Become an Army pilot?
June 8, 2018

How to Become an Army pilot?

The steps below provide guidance on how to use this web site ( determine eligibility and if eligible, how to submit an application. Review the steps below and explore all of the pages in this web site to determine if you are eligible for any WO MOS before beginning an application. Administrative Requirements: US Citizenship. (No Waivers) High school graduate…

How to become jet pilot?
May 7, 2018

How to become jet pilot?

It s individuals, not corporations, who dominate orders for new business jets. Many — probably most — of those jets will be flown by professional crews, but increasing numbers will be piloted by their owners at least some of the time. That means hundreds of pilots will transition from some sort of propeller-driven airplane into a jet for the first time this year…

Become drone Pilots
March 20, 2018

Become drone Pilots

The Air Force is not planning on bringing back warrant officers anytime soon, including for enlisted airmen flying remotely piloted aircraft, Secretary of the Air Force Deborah Lee James told Air Force Times Aug. 3. “When we first looked at this, of course that was reviewed as well, whether or not to have a warrant officer program, ” the secretary said during…

Becoming an airline pilot UK
March 12, 2018

Becoming an airline pilot UK

Head in the clouds: Mark Vanhoenacker, senior first officer with British Airways, has written a book based on his experiences as a pilot Photograph: Phillip Toledano for the Observer Tom Hanks’s latest thriller, Sully, is about the dramatic emergency landing of a plane on the Hudson River. But what do we know really about the lives of pilots? Jonathan Margolis…

How to become an RAF pilot?
February 4, 2018

How to become an RAF pilot?

An RAF pilot will normally: Fly jets, multi-engine aircraft or helicopters Engage in air-to-air combat Go on human aid missions in times of disaster Read more about what s involved Average salary £32, 240 Example: Aircraft pilots and flight engineers, 2013 Read more about what s involved How to become an RAF Pilot In order to train as an RAF pilot, you’ll have…

Becoming a fighter jet pilot
September 13, 2017

Becoming a fighter jet pilot

Aspiring fighter pilots must meet physical, health, intellectual and training criteria. Images The sky’s truly the limit for those who pursue a career as a pilot with the U.S. Air Force. From flying the world’s most advanced fighter jets to leading crews, Air Force pilots serve as members of the military elite. However, before they can take flight, pilots have…

How to become Navy pilot?
August 16, 2017

How to become Navy pilot?

Members of the Navy qualify as aviators through extensive training. Kim Steele/Photodisc/Getty Images Naval aviators serve as pilots and flight officers on the many different types of aircraft employed by the U.S. Navy in defense of the nation. These fliers must not only qualify as members of the Navy and commissioned officers, they must undergo extensive training…

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