Is it better to be a cargo pilot or a commercial piolt?
For example fedex, ups, dhl? Or is Commercial better?
Asked By: Anthony Gonzalez - 10/14/2010
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It would all depend on what type of a job you are looking for. I know people who have worked in both industries and some enjoy cargo and some like the inter-change with customers and flight crews... More
Answered By: Penny - 10/14/2010
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I should think you would need more of a "touch" to fly with people behind you rather than boxes of stuff. But either way, you need to know your stuff.
Answered By: robert43041 - 10/14/2010
whoever's hiring and pays more! I understand freighter crews like the fact they can fly the plane in accordance with what the manufacturer built it to do....rather than what they need to do so the folks in back don't get nervous!
Answered By: silentnonrev - 10/14/2010
If you don't have a background in the airforce, you HAVE to fly several thousand hours doing non-commercial flights such as cargo with UPS... More
Answered By: Carly Mccormick - 10/14/2010
I would think cargo because companies will always be shipping something. Plus cargo pilots don't have to see angry face from passengers if the flight is delayed.
Answered By: potatochip - 10/15/2010
Cargo pays more...........
Answered By: scott k - 10/17/2010
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