Airline Pilot Medical Requirements | FlightDeckFriend.com

Airline Pilot Medical Requirements | FlightDeckFriend.com

Airline Pilot Medical Requirements The very first recommendation for any aspiring pilot is to obtain a Class 1 Pilot Medical Certificate. This is a mandatory requirement for all airline flight crew to operate a jet for commercial purposes. For a medical certificate issued in the UK or Europe, the initial assessment may take place with…

Should I go to University or straight into Commercial Flight Training

Should I go to University or straight into Commercial Flight Training

While holding a degree was commonplace among airline pilots in the past, it is increasingly common to see prospective pilots move straight from A-levels or high school education into commercial flight training. With the fairly recent increase in university tuition fees, it looks like this trend will likely increase further in the years to come….

Flight Training Sponsorship | FlightDeckFriend.com

Flight Training Sponsorship | FlightDeckFriend.com

From September 11, 2001 to 2019, very few airlines offered to sponsor commercial pilot training. After 9/11, travel demand dropped significantly and many pilots found themselves unemployed. As the industry began to recover with the widespread recruitment of airlines, the financial crisis of 2008 arrived and its effects were felt for ten years, with many…

How to Finance & Fund Commercial Pilot Flight Training

How to Finance & Fund Commercial Pilot Flight Training

How do I pay for my commercial flight training? There are several ways to pay for your commercial flight training. To fund or finance your airline pilot training, you usually have the following options: Be accepted for a large, property-secured bank loan to pay for your integrated flight training. Be accepted for an airline-specific cadet…

Airline Mentored Cadet Pilot Programs

Airline Mentored Cadet Pilot Programs

Bristow Helicopters Cadet Program Bristow Helicopters has opened the application window for its fully sponsored helicopter cadet program in partnership with training provider Helicentre Aviation. Planned recruitment: Last recruitment: More information STARLUX Cadet Pilot Program STARLUX has launched a cadet pilot program. This is fully funded by STARLUX but you must hold Taiwanese citizenship. Planned…