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How Much Do Pilots Make?

If you are considering turning your love of flying into a career, you are probably wondering how much pilots make. A pilot’s salary depends on what type of aircraft they fly and their level of experience. Within major airlines, the pay scale is usually set up to reflect where you fly, your years of flight […]

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How to Become a Pilot

If you are wondering how to become a pilot, there are many ways to do so. What path you take will depend on many factors, including which kind of aircraft you wish to fly and whether flying will be a hobby or a career choice. You will need FAA approved flight training and certification to […]

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How Long Does It Take to Become a Commercial Airline Pilot?

If your dream is to become a commercial airline pilot, there are several paths you can take to meet the requirements for this rewarding career. Each of these routes to your goal will take varying amounts of time, but you can complete your flight training on your own schedule with Kingsky Flight Academy. What Is […]

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How to Get a Commercial Pilot License

How to Get a Commercial Pilot License Holding a commercial pilot license  (CPL) qualifies you to be an airline pilot, tour pilot, cargo pilot, or flight instructor. With licensure, you are permitted by the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) to charge money for your services. A CPL alone doesn’t qualify you to be an airline pilot; […]

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Training the Pilots of the Future

At Kingsky Flight Academy, we offer access to the highest quality, FAA-approved training. In addition to our own courses, we provide opportunities to both train and complete a degree online through Southeastern University (SEU) in Lakeland, Florida.

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Part 61 vs 141 Commercial Requirements

At Kingsky Flight Academy, we offer a comprehensive range of training programs for aspiring pilots. There are two types of training designated by the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA): Part 61 and Part 141. We offer both types of programs. Both offer the same quality of training, although Part 141 is more structured and suited for […]

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A Complete Timeline of Becoming a Pilot

People who consider or enroll in aviation school often ask, “How long does it take to become a pilot?”

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What Disqualifies You From Becoming a Pilot?

No one wants to think about not being able to become a pilot. At the same time, those wishing to pursue a career as an airplane or helicopter pilot need to be aware that due to the fact that pilots must adhere to high standards, there are certain things which may disqualify them from getting […]

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What Can You Do with a Bachelor’s in Aviation?

Those pursuing a career in aviation will find they have many options, both on the ground and in the air. Obtaining a bachelor’s degree can not only broaden your career options but can also offer you many other benefits, including further education at top flight schools in the USA. What Is a Bachelor of Aviation? […]

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Demand unprecedented for pilots and technicians

As global economies expand and airlines take delivery of tens of thousands of new commercial jetliners over the next 20 years, there will be unprecedented demand for people to pilot and maintain these airplanes. To meet this tremendous growth, the 2015 Boeing Pilot and Technical Outlook forecasts that between now and 2034, the aviation industry […]

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