how to become a pilot? QnA

 What qualifications do we need to become a pilot?

You must complete Class XII under the 10+2 system or its equivalent with a minimum of 50 per cent marks in maths and physics. You must be at least 16 years of age to be eligible for a Student Pilot License, 17 for a Private Pilot License, and 18 for a Commercial Pilot License.

What should I do after 12th to become a pilot?

Step-by-Step process of becoming a Pilot in India?

Civil Aviation.
Indian Defence Forces (Air Force)
Stage 1: Pursue a Bachelor's Degree.
Stage 2: Get the Flying Experience.
Stage 3: Earn a Pilot's License.
Stage 4: Complete Additional Training and Tests.
Stage 5: Advance as an Airline Pilot.

How much money is required to become a pilot?

Pilot training in India cost about 35-40 lacs from a DGCA approved reputed flight school, for getting a Commercial Pilot license along with a multi-engine instrument rating.

Is pilot a high paying job?

Salary Description six lakhs per annum, the initial payment could be up to six lakhs per year. Several organizations are paying higher salaries to the qualified and experienced Co-Pilots, who could earn more than 15 lakhs a year or more.

Which pilot makes most money?

Airline and Average Pilot Salary
Air China
American Airlines

Is pilot a good career?

Yes, being a pilot is worth it for many students. The Bureau of Labor Statistics projects 5% job growth for airline and commercial pilots over the next ten years. This is faster than the average growth for all occupations.

How long does it become to be a pilot?

It takes two months to become a pilot and earn your private pilot license. To become an airline pilot, it takes two years to gain the required 1,500 hours flight time.

Pilot Training

In ATP's fast track, Airline Career Pilot Program, gain the flight training you need for your private pilot license and become a pilot in as little as two months. In the next five months, you will earn your commercial pilot certificate and flight instructor certificate — making you ready to start a career flying as a commercial pilot.

Starting from Zero Time Starting with Credit for Private
Private Pilot 2 Months
Commercial Pilot & Instrument Rating 3 Months 3 Months
Certified Flight Instructor & Multi-Engine Rating 2 Months 2 Months
Total Duration 7 Months 5 Months