Professional Airline Pilot Program
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Our Airline Professional Pilot Program offers you an affordable fast track to the airlines. We have multiple airline partners meaning your dream career is within reach! Become career ready in less than 10 months while saving tens of thousands compared to other airline training programs!
ONLY 1 SPOT LEFT FOR DEC 2022 ENROLLMENT!
Complete Fixed Cost Training Package only $74,995
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According to the 2019-2039 FAA Aerospace Forecast the airline pilot shortage will be an ongoing issue for regional airlines due to the projected growth of the global economy, mandatory pilot retirement, and projected doubling of the airline industry by 2039. Read the Full Forecast. Read the Full Forecast.
About the Professional Airline Pilot Course
Our airline professional pilot course is designed utilizing a proven syllabus. This fast track style training takes you from zero time to a commercial flight instructor with multi-engine and instrument ratings. We have financing programs in place so you can focus on training without need to work on the side!
To ensure the highest quality of training with adequate instructor to student ratio we limit the size of each class.
What's It Take to Become an Airline Pilot?
Most regional airlines require the following:
- 23 Years old.
- 1500 Hours Total Time
- 500 Hours Cross Country Time
- 100 Hours Night
- 75 Hours Instrument
- 25 Hours Actual Multi Engine Time
Most of these hour requirements are met by flight instructing, however other jobs such as pipeline inspection, freight, or flying skydivers are also common jobs for commercial pilots.
|US Flight Co||Top Competitor|
|Private Pilot Certificate - Single Engine||Included||Included|
|Commercial Pilot Certificate - Single & Multi Engine||Included||Included|
|Flight Instructor Certificate - Single, Multi Engine, & Instrument||Included||Included|
|FAA Written Test Fees||Included||Not Included|
|Pilot Examiner Practical Test Fees||Included||Not Included|
|Headset, Training Materials, and Books.||Included||Not Included|
|iPad and 3rd Party Apps||Not Included||Not Included|
|Total Flight Time in Aircraft||250 Hours||Only 245 Hours|
|Comparable Program Cost||$74,995||$87,995|
|Additional Training Expenses||None!||$11,200|
|Total Program Cost (Multi-Engine Instructor Instrument)||$74,995||$99,195|
* Taxes and fuel surcharges are not included in any prices listed.
From Zero Hours to Airlines
Private Pilot License
This license will allow you take to the skies with friends and family as you fly for pleasure or travel.
Refine your skills as you learn to fly and navigate solely through the use of aircraft instruments.
Commercial Pilot License
This is the license that allows you to fly for compensation and get a job as a pilot. Common jobs at this level are flying for pipeline / powerline inspection, ferry pilot, and sky diving pilot.
Certified Flight Instructor Rating
This rating is required to teach other people how to fly. This is the most common way to log the time required to meet airline requirements.
Multi Engine Instructor Rating
Begin Working as a Flight Instructor
Working as a flight instructor is the most common way to accumulated the 1500 Total Time hours required by the airlines. At US Flight Co. we know our flight instructors are our most valuable asset. This is why we pay our instructors well above the industry average.
End of Year 2
Begin Flying For Regional Airline
Upon accumulation of 1500 hours and 200 hours of cross country time you can apply for an ATP (Airline Transport Pilot) rating. This will allow you to get hired on at a regional airline.
What Are The Perquisites to Enroll in the Airline Professional Pilot Training Program?
- Be able to read, write speak, and understand the English language.
- Must be 17 years or older.
- Must be able to pass a health physical.
- Students Taller than 6′ 2″ or more than 250 lbs must complete a comfort & control check.
Get Started - Apply for Financing
- The next step to get started is to apply for financing. Once approved for financing you will be eligible to place a deposit to hold your spot for the next class start date. We have limited program slots available to ensure adequate aircraft and instructor availability. If you do not need financing please reach out via phone or email to get enrolled in the program.