A question for aviation experts? What is the flying expirience required to become an commercial airline pilot ?
I am a indian citizen and want a job preferably in india
Asked By: Varun - 11/14/2010
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The first answer, though technically correct, is pretty incomplete. In order to become a commercial airline pilot, you must complete several steps of training. First is private pilot, and the minimum hours to hold a private airman certificate there is 40, with that broken down into several subcategories as to how it is... More
Answered By: flyin_brian21 - 11/14/2010
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LOTS OF HOURS. Period. No, or minimal hours, they won't even look at you. A second officer generally has no less than 1000 flying hours.
Answered By: 360ci - 11/14/2010
In the US, major airlines require at least 2000 flying hours, plus 1st class medical certificate.
Answered By: Albatross - 11/14/2010
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