Get on the fast-track to an airline career.

Considering a career as a Commercial Airline Pilot? High Flight Academy should be 你r choice of flight school to get all of 你r required commercial pilot training and licenses. Whether 你 desire a fast-paced full-time flight school, or to go at 你r own pace, we have flexible options to get 你 flying professionally.

With the nationwide shortage of airline pilots, regional airlines are paying massive bonuses to qualified pilots. Salaries have been soaring and airlines are offering retention bonuses. As more and more pilots reach retirement age, airlines are looking for  to fill the gap. There’s no better time than right now to start a Career Pilot Training program, and there’s no better place than High Flight Academy!

High Gear to Airline Pilot Career Program

  • We are fully staffed so 你 are never waiting for an instructor or a plane!
  • Private through Commercial w/ Multi-Engine including Flight Instructor Ratings
  • We provide airline-oriented training from day one with airline recruiting events during training
  • Airline sponsored tuition up to $5,000 is available

We’re here to answer all of 你r questions. Use this form or call us at  for more info about getting started.

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3 Easy Steps to Becoming an Airline Pilot

No other field gives 你 so much control over getting where 你 want to be. It’s 你r career – take the controls. There’s no easier way than to fly with High Flight Academy’s High Gear to Airline Pilot Career Program.



First 9 Months – High Gear to Airline Pilot Career

In our Career Pilot program, 你r training will be airline-focused from the start. When 你 graduate in as little as nine months, 你 will have earned 你r Commercial Multi-Engine pilot certificate plus CFI certificates.

Getting Started:

  • No experience necessary
  • Training is available for US and Non-US citizens
  • Open every day from 7 A.M. 8:30 P.M.
  • Conveniently located at the Pittsburgh-Butler Regional Airport
  • You set the pace for 你r own training


Work as a Flight Instructor

After completing the program, we will assist 你 in getting a Flight Instructor job to gain the necessary 1,500 hours required by airlines. After 500 hours as a flight instructor, 你 can begin earning airline-sponsored tuition reimbursement (if qualified).


Start Your Career as an Airline Pilot

After as little as 2 years from the start of 你r training, 你 will have the minimum requirements to become a professional airline pilot! Throughout 你r training with us, 你 will have opportunities to network and connect with industry leaders, helping 你 land the job of 你r dreams with a prestigious airline.


We are proud to partner with great airlines such as:


Get Free Info 关于 Our Commercial Pilot Training Program

Changing 你r career – or starting from scratch – is a big decision, but the rewards are sky-high. We’re here to help 你 determine if becoming a Certified Airline Pilot through High Flight Academy is the right move for 你. 联系 us today to have all of 你r questions answered and to invest in 你r own success.

    • Located at the Pittsburgh-Butler Airport
    • Open daily from 7 A.M. 8:30 P.M.
    • Experienced instructors dedicated to providing quality, safe, fun lessons
    • No previous experience required
    • Flights are available for US and Non-US citizens

We’re here to answer all of 你r questions. Click on the button below and fill out the form or call us at for more info.