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CommutAir Airline Pilot Hiring Partnership

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ATP graduates achieve their career goals sooner and have more choices of who to fly for. CommutAir's exclusive partnership with ATP provides applicants a conditional job offer for a first officer position upon the successful completion of a background check and technical interview, creating a more streamlined hiring and on-boarding experience for qualified candidates.

Fast Track to CommutAir

CommutAir Pilot Development

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CommutAir Pilot Development ProgramSummary of CommutAir's Benefits

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CommutAir has selected ATP as a preferred training provider to build their pilot pipelines with the best training in the fastest time frame possible, offering Airline Career Pilot Program students access to a fast track hiring process.

Fast Track to the Majors

Take advantage of the United Aviate program through ATP and CommutAir's status as a United Express® Aviate partner airline to fast track your career progression to United Airlines®.

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The CommutAir Pilot Development Program, which is available exclusively to ATP Flight School students and instructors, provides a conditional job offer for a first officer position with no interview required, creating a more streamlined hiring and onboarding experience for qualified candidates.

Pilot Career Path and BenefitsSteps to Participate in the Program

The Fastest Path to United

  1. Step 1

    Airline Career Pilot Program

    Begin flight training in the Airline Career Pilot Program.

    United Aviate

    If your goal is to fly for United, apply to join the United Aviate program after earning your private pilot certificate. Aviate through ATP offers you an accelerated path to a career at United with added benefits.

  2. Step 2

    Build Experience as a Flight Instructor

    Become an instructor with ATP's — flight instructor job for Airline Career Pilot Program graduates, where you can fly one of the newest and most reliable fleets and build flight experience faster.

  3. Step 3

    Airline Interview and Airline Pilot Job Placement

    ATP students gain access to fast track hiring process. CommutAir offers qualified students a conditional job offer for a first officer position with no interview required. Start your new hire class at CommutAir!

  4. Step 4

    Fly for United

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    Through Aviate, after 2,000 flight hours and 24 months flying as a CommutAir pilot you will be eligible to transition to United. This program will place you at the top of the priority list, and once a first officer position at United is open, you’ll receive a job offer!

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Get on the Fast Track to Fly for United Airlines® Get on the Fast Track to Fly for United Airlines®

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