The Fearless Flyer

S1 E23 Pilot Training

February 01, 2022 Your Hosts Grant & James Season 1 Episode 23
S1 E23 Pilot Training
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The Fearless Flyer
S1 E23 Pilot Training
Feb 01, 2022 Season 1 Episode 23
Your Hosts Grant & James

In this episode we discuss pilot training from the very beginning, we talk about what is involved in the interview process for joining an airline and finish up with a brief discussion on what is involved in the training when you start at an airline.
If you are only interested in certain elements of this episode, here is a time scale:
6:40 An interview with George about his experience from beginning basic flight training and going through an integrated flying training course. 
49:00 An interview with John, who in addition to being an airline pilot was also a pilot recruitment specialist at a major airline.
1:07:30 Grant discusses what is involved in the process from the day you join an airline until you are qualified to fly passenger operations.

Show Notes

In this episode we discuss pilot training from the very beginning, we talk about what is involved in the interview process for joining an airline and finish up with a brief discussion on what is involved in the training when you start at an airline.
If you are only interested in certain elements of this episode, here is a time scale:
6:40 An interview with George about his experience from beginning basic flight training and going through an integrated flying training course. 
49:00 An interview with John, who in addition to being an airline pilot was also a pilot recruitment specialist at a major airline.
1:07:30 Grant discusses what is involved in the process from the day you join an airline until you are qualified to fly passenger operations.