Aviation Jobs & Careers

Professional Pilots and the Helicopter Industry By: Craig Rogers There has been quite a bit of attention paid, recently, to the ongoing professional pilot hiring boom within the helicopter industry. Many outside observers have wondered if they have missed their chance to seize the opportunity to become a professional pilot and still benefit from the current market conditions. We are happy to be able ...

NASA Blueprint for the Future of US Aviation is Music to Our Ears By: Craig Rogers NASA (The National Aeronautics and Space Administration) scientists and engineers have possibly done more to advance the aviation industry than any single other entity in preceding decades. The recently announced plans undertaken by NASA's aviation researchers look poised to extend their gigantic contributions to our industry. The engine...

Professional Pilots and the Helicopter Industry There has been quite a lot of attention paid, recently, to the ongoing professional pilot hiring boom within the helicopter industry. Many outside observers have wondered if they have missed their chance to seize the opportunity to become a professional pilot and still benefit from the current market conditions. We are happy to be able to report to our reader...

Boeing's China Forecast Is Good News for Professional Pilots It's true that few pilots thought that the greatest opportunities they would have access to would be overseas, let alone in China, but that is the world we live in. There continues to be prime opportunities for pilots who wish to work for domestic carriers or in other aspects of the North American aviation industry, but for pilots willing to go out on a limb and conside...

Helicopter Careers There are many reasons that today’s pilots should feel excited to begin a career in the aviation industry. Recent helicopter flight training graduates are beginning their careers precisely at the moment that the industry has expanded to a point where demand for new pilots is at an all time high. The conditions that have created this situation are set to hold for at least the n...

Fixed-Wing Careers This is absolutely the best time that a new pilot could have chosen to become a fixed-wing pilot. The opportunities available to today’s new pilots are historically without precedent within our industry. The volume and variety of jobs that are currently unfilled is enough to last several years without any expansion, but add to that, that insiders suggest that the industry as a whole is ...

Private Pilot Certification No matter what career you choose, starting out can be difficult. Upon graduation from college, many former students struggle to choose a job that will yield career opportunities. Many of those people will flounder, or wind up in jobs that have nothing to do with their degree. This is not the case for pilots. When you graduate from flight training, most students will simply have a private pilot cert...

Ag Pilot Fixed-Wing Careers There are many emerging markets within the fixed-wing segment of the aviation industry, and indeed across the industry as a whole. This has led to a proliferation of fixed-wing pilot careers the likes of which has never been seen. Industry analysts have looked at the causes of this recent boom, and suggest that the conditions will continue to grow for at least the next five year...

Fixed-Wing Career Choices Expand for College Grads There are many fixed-wing careers available to new pilots. The number of options available to job seekers is unprecedented in aviation history. The expansion is the result of a convergence of factors, most notably the fact that pilots are getting better and equipment is getting cheaper, along with renewed interest in many applications for aircraft. Analysts project that the growth in t...