Want a Career as a Pilot? Here are Some Things to Consider.

What do you want to be when you 'grow up'? What do you want your schedule to look like? How many hours do you want to work each week? How much effort do you want to put into getting the career of your choice? How much money do you want to make? These are all questions many of you probably ask yourself all the time. I thought about these questions a lot before deciding to become an airline pilot- and this career has been one of the best decision of my life. The good days far outweighs the tough days. But before you dive in, here are some things to consider if you want to become a pilot.

Training is Expensive

I don't say this to scare you, but to educate you. How are you going to pay for training? Obviously it would be nice to have a close relative willing to pay for it, but how many of us have that?


Apply for as many scholarships as you can. The more you apply for, the more likely you are to get some. School counselors should know of some companies to go through, Women in Avi