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Guaranteed First Officer role with CommutAir*

Fast track to fly with United Airlines*

*Dependent on successful completion of Cadet Pilot Program and satisfactory CommutAir entry/performance.

Train on the latest generation aircraft and simulators

Free ATP/CTP Course + ERJ145 Type Rating Training

CommutAir sign-on bonus of USD$22,100*

Guaranteed Captain Pay from Year 2*

*Dependent on successful completion of Cadet Pilot Program and satisfactory CommutAir entry/performance.

LEARN TO FLY / COMMUTAIR CADET PILOT PROGRAM

The Learn To Fly CommutAir Cadet Pilot Program is an integrated academic and flight training program, developing high calibre students into future professional airline pilots who will play a pivotal role towards the growth of CommutAir's fleets.

Subject to successful completion, this program includes a conditional offer of a contract of employment as a CommutAir First Officer. Your career will begin with a comprehensive training program to equip yourself with the highest flying standards. As you work your way through the ranks, there will be ample opportunity for you to progress to the level of Captain.

Once selected, cadets will commence at LTF’s training centre in Melbourne. On successful completion of this training, pilots will transition to Embraer ERJ145 Type Rating, Airline Transport Pilot (ATP) and First Officer training with CommutAir over in the USA.

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ENTRY POINTS & ELIGIBILITY REQUIREMENTS

We have created 3 entry levels into the program. “Cadet Entry” is for those who have little or no flying experience, “Advanced Entry” is for those currently working as a pilot in the General Aviation industry and looking for their first airline job, and "Direct Entry" for pilots who already meet minimum airline requirements.

Cadet Entry

ELIGIBILITY

  • Valid Australian passport or legal right to work in USA
  • Able to travel internationally without restriction
  • Aged over 18 years on commencement of program
  • Capable of holding an Aviation Security Identification Card (ASIC)
  • Little or no flying experience
  • Be able to pass Aviation English Language Proficiency Test
  • Be able to pass Class 1 Aviation Medical Check
  • Successful completion of LTF’s Placement Tests
  • Be able to pass CommutAir interview

PROCESS OVERVIEW

  • 2. Interview with Learn To Fly

  • 3. Module 1 & 2 Training

  • 4. Employment - LTF Flight Instructor

  • 5. Module 3 Training

  • 6. First Interview with CommutAir

  • 7. Module 4 Training

  • 8. Final Interview with CommutAir

  • 9. ATP & ERJ145 Type Rating Training in USA

  • 10. Start Flying with CommutAir!

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Advanced Entry

ELIGIBILITY

  • Valid Australian passport or legal right to work in USA
  • Able to travel internationally without restriction
  • CPL with minimum 500 flying hours
  • Multi-Engine Instrument Rating
  • Valid Class 1 medical certificate
  • Valid ICAO English Language Proficiency
  • Successful completion of LTF’s Placement Tests
  • Be able to pass CommutAir interview<

PROCESS OVERVIEW

  • 2. Interview with Learn To Fly

  • 3. Module 3 Training

  • 4. Interview with CommutAir

  • 5. ATP & ERJ145 Type Rating Training in USA

  • 6. Start Flying with CommutAir!

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Direct Entry

ELIGIBILITY

  • Valid Australian passport or legal right to work in USA
  • Able to travel internationally without restriction
  • Aged over 21 years at commencement of program
  • Valid FAA First Class Medical
  • Valid FCC Restricted Radiotelephone Operator’s Permit
  • Minimum 1500 flying hours (can be reduced if you hold an Aviation Bachelor Degree)
  • Minimum 200 hours Cross Country flying hours
  • Minimum 100 hours Night flying hours
  • Minimum 75 hours Instrument flying hours
  • Minimum 25 hours Multi-Engine flying hours
  • Passes in all ATPL exams
  • Be able to pass CommutAir interview

PROCESS OVERVIEW

  • 2. Module 3 Training (if required)

  • 3. Interview with CommutAir

  • 4. ATP & ERJ145 Type Rating Training in USA

  • 5. Start Flying with CommutAir!

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