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Selecting a Flight School

Posted on: June 09, 2016

If you want to turn $60,000.00 dollars into 6 million as an airline captain it will take a lot of planning, preparation, and proper execution. It all starts with the place you decide to get your foundation from.

Have you ever asked yourself why people like buying name brands like Nike, Hugo Boss, Versace, or Armani? What about cars? Why are Porsche, Lamborghini, Ferrari, Mercedes ? Benz and BMW associated with success? And why are degrees from Harvard, Yale, Cambridge and any other Ivy League schools so coveted?

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The Airline Pilot

Posted on: June 09, 2016

The brief description that you just read does apply when flying for a major airline. But the word 'major' is now relative and which airline is almost as important. In decades gone by major airline was the term for almost any airline that flew. Currently it would be referred to as a legacy carrier. The reason for this is that the demand for air travel was relatively low, competition for ticket prices was relatively low, major aviation accidents and terrorist attacks were almost incomprehensible and that allowed the pilots who were after the jobs to be paid well to start and maintain the standard of living and salary throughout their careers.

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