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Airline Pilot Shortage

Airlines face one of the most severe pilot shortages ever. In fact, thousands of civilian pilots are needed in the next few years to meet the airlines’ demands for pilots.

You Can Be An Airline Pilot

What you may not realize is that you don’t have to be in the military or graduate from a special aviation college to be an airline pilot. In today's job market, men and women from all educational and professional backgrounds are discovering the fulfillment of doing something they've always wanted to do: FLY.

ATP is Dedicated to Helping You

Flight Training for Professional Pilots since 1984
  • Discover the airline pilot lifestyle
  • Learn about different pilot career paths
  • Find out what training is required
  • Evaluate flight training options
  • Set goals and plan your future

“If you enjoy what you do, you'll never work another day in your life.”

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Thank you for your interest in ATP’s Airline Training Programs and our resources to help you learn about this exciting career.

Your Next Steps...

Apply for a first class medical certificate through an Aeromedical Examiner (AME). This physical is required by airlines and is the first step in enrolling in the Airline Career Pilot Program. Complete the initial portion of the application through FAA MedXpress, then schedule an appointment with an AME near you.

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Consider starting the Online Financing Application to find out what funding may be available to you without any obligation.

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Successful completion of an Intro Training Flight with ATP is required prior to scheduling the Airline Career Pilot Program (from zero time) and is an excellent opportunity for you to get a first-hand look at training with ATP. The best part is that you can get started with a free online lesson right now.

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As an ATP student, you'll have access to a mobile-optimized web app from which you can view lesson plans, online scheduling, and a comprehensive collection of self-study modules. Sample this resource by getting started with a free module now.

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We will reach out to you as soon as possible to grab your address and send you a packet in the mail. Don't want to wait? Give us a call now — 904-595-7950.

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