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Republic Airways Airline Pilot Hiring Partnership

ATP graduates achieve their career goals sooner and have more choices of who to fly for. Republic Airways recruits commercial pilots trained by ATP and is one of ATP's 24 airline partners.

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Airline Sponsored AssistanceSummary of Republic Airways' Benefits

Republic Airways 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 the following benefits to help offset the cost of paying for flight school.

Tuition Reimbursement

Receive up to $11,000 in airline sponsored financial assistance.

Fast Track to the Majors

Take advantage of Republic Airways' partnership with Delta Air Lines and fast-track your pilot career progression.

Pilot Career Path and BenefitsSteps to Participate in the Program

The Fastest Path to Delta Air Lines.

  1. Step 1

    Airline Career Pilot Program

    Graduate from the Airline Career Pilot Program with CFIs.

  2. Step 2

    Build Experience as a Flight Instructor

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

  3. Step 3

    Airline Interview & Airline Tuition Reimbursement

    Between 300-500 hours total time, interview with Republic Airways. If you accept Republic's offer, they make a financial contribution toward your loan payment and you make a commitment to fly for that airline. Payments are $5 per flight hour, based on how much flight time you acquire each month. If you did not finance your flight training, payments are made directly to you.

  4. Step 4

    Airline Pilot Job Placement

    About two years after starting flight training, and with approximately $5,000 in airline tuition reimbursement received, you start your new hire class with Republic Airways. $500 monthly payments continue to supplement first-year airline pay for at least 12 months.

  5. Step 5

    Fly for Delta Air Lines

    Delta Air Lines

    Republic Airways offers you a guaranteed application review by Delta, where each monthly Delta will review a guaranteed number of applications from Republic pilots, accelerating you to the top of the hiring process and allowing you to achieve your end goal sooner.

    Already a Delta Employee? Take advantage of the Delta Air Lines Propel — Pilot Career Path Program.

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