US Low-Cost Airline Announces Pilot Pathway Program with Florida-based International Aero Academy

18th May 2023

The Spirit Wings Pilot Pathway program has touched down at International Aero Academy’s (IAA) campus in Lakeland, Florida, providing students a fast track to a career as a Spirit First Officer. This partnership marks Spirit’s second Pilot pathway program in Central Florida, conveniently located near two key airports: Orlando (MCO) and Tampa (TPA).

Students who become flight instructors are able to apply to Spirit at 500 hours total time, if they pass the interview they will receive a conditional letter of employment and join Spirit at 1,500 hours.

Spirit Airlines, is a major United States ultra-low cost airline headquartered in Miramar, Florida, United States operating a fleet of close to 200 Airbus A320 family aircraft.

Source: Spirit Airlines Announcement
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