What would be the best way of getting my ratings?
Well, doing some research I have found there are hundreds of different aviation schools. I've looked at some of the big ones like ATP, Delta Connection Academy, and a few others. Then there is my community college. If I wanted to get my ratings to fly jet aircraft. What do you think would be the best way of doing so?
Asked By: STOWE - 4/2/2010
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Whether you're going to fly Boeing 737's for an airline, or Twin Otters in Alaska bush operations, or a corporate King Air, you pretty much need all the same training. You can get that at hundreds of flight schiools, or a combination of them, across the country. No matter how you do it, the odds of you stepping out of... More
Answered By: Ben Dere Dun Dat - 4/2/2010
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Education is always a plus so your best direction would be to obtain your license at a local college and take advantage of the additional courses that are taught in the process of getting your license. Airlines always choose someone with a degree or post secondary education before a high school grad with a commercial... More
Answered By: Edward - 4/2/2010
If money is not an issue, pick one enroll and stay at it until you have the training. If you don't mind flying in the 3rd world, I recommend Eagle Jet international. They will get you trained all the way up to FO in a 737 NG or A320. You will get typed a frozen ATPL and 300 hrs as an actual FO... More
Answered By: Globalflyer - 4/2/2010
Answered By: Lori Clark - 4/3/2010
I was seriously considering Delta Connection, but I heard alot of bad stuff about the way they fly. So, I started considering Gulf Stream Academy, which they pretty much offer the same deal of stuff. I ended up just going to a flight school near by that my boyfriend went to and got my private/instr. Of course, I still... More
Answered By: Cayla K - 4/3/2010
Community college! It's cheaper with the same d**n results!
Answered By: M'aiq the Liar - 4/3/2010
The best and most efficient way would be through a local flight school. Academy's are over rated and over priced and non of them guarantee instructing time and a job with the regionals. Bottom line read in between the lines don't just look at the cool pictures the schools show you on their web sites. And plus your... More
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