The pilot shortage is real, and is having staggering effects on the airline industry. Blue Line Aviation aims to ease pilot shortages with the fastest path to career pilot available.
SMITHFIELD, N.C.,Sept. 21, 2022/PRNewswire/ -- U.S. Airlines are facing an ongoing pilot shortage that is hindering their capacity plans and creating havoc at the airports.
"The pilot shortage for the industry is real, and most airlines are simply not going to be able to realize their capacity plans because there simply aren't enough pilots, at least not for the next five-plus years," United Airlines CEOScott Kirbysaid in a quarterly earnings call in April, CNBC reported.
Three American Airlines-owned regional carriers have hiked pilot pay by 50 percent through the end ofAugust 2024, the latest sign airlines are willing to pay up in hopes of ending the pilot shortage.
Renowned for its accelerated training, the career pilot program at Blue Line Aviation takes students from zero experience to becoming a career pilot in as little as 5.5 months.
Blue Line PresidentAdam Walterssays "Blue Line Aviation offers the most efficient pathway to an extremely rewarding and highly lucrative career in aviation. There has never been a better time than the present to begin a career in aviation."
Franklin Steele, Manager of Programs for Blue Line adds "We make you as hireable in the most efficient amount of time so you can reach Airline minimums sooner, rather than later."
By getting students through school efficiently, the accelerated flight training program decreases the total cost of education, and maximizes their lifetime earnings potential.
Blue Line Aviation, established in 2012, is one of only a few flight schools in the world to provide quality flight training programs at an accelerated pace. In as few as five and a half months, students can go from no experience to fully confident and certified pilots, fully prepared for a career in aviation. Schedule a tour of our new state-of-the-art facility (located at 3149B Swift Creek Road, Smithfield, North Carolina) and let your new career take flight. For more inquiries and additional information, please visit our website, find us on social media, or contact Ashley Tucker, our Vice President of Sales and Marketing, at (919) 578-3713 ext. 305.