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Pilot Career Resource Center

For School Counselors

Welcome to FAPA's pilot career resource center for school counselors. Our goal is to provide you with information about professional pilot careers so that you can speak intelligently with your students about this exciting career path.

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School Counselor Pilot Career FAQ

School counselors and their students often have questions about the early decisions students need to make in order to become a pilot. View our most frequently asked questions.

FAPA Future Pilot Seminars

Students of all ages, teachers, parents and mentors are invited to join us in person for Monthly FREE educational seminars about pathways to professional pilot careers.

Flight School Search Tool

Help future pilots at your school search for the right flight school or university. Ask your school to purchase your FAPA Basic Membership, so you can share the valuable information with your students.

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Upcoming Future Pilot Seminars

For aspiring pilots who wish to learn about becoming a professional pilot
  • Jun 14, 2024, 8:00 AM
    The TWA Hotel, 1 Idlewild Dr, Queens, NY 11430, USA
    Come meet with recruiters and line pilots from regional airlines, private and business aviation carriers, government agencies and industry organizations. On-site interviews offered by some companies! Click RSVP for details on exhibiting companies and presentation schedule.
  • Jun 14, 2024, 2:00 PM
    TWA Hotel, JFK Access Rd, Queens, NY 11430, USA
    For students of all ages interested in or considering a professional pilot career, come hear about the process and get your questions answered. Click "RSVP" for a list of exhibiting companies and the afternoon presentation schedule.
  • Jul 12, 2024, 8:00 AM
    Sheraton Charlotte Hotel, 555 S McDowell St Tower, Charlotte, NC 28204, USA
    Come meet with recruiters and line pilots from regional airlines, private and business aviation carriers, government agencies and industry organizations. On-site interviews offered by some companies! Click RSVP for details on exhibiting companies and presentation schedule.
  • Jul 12, 2024, 2:00 PM
    Sheraton Charlotte Hotel, 555 S McDowell St Tower, Charlotte, NC 28204, USA
    For students of all ages interested in or considering a professional pilot career, come hear about the process and get your questions answered. Click "RSVP" for a list of exhibiting companies and the afternoon presentation schedule.
  • Aug 23, 2024, 8:00 AM
    Westin Washington Dulles Airport, 2520 Wasser Terrace, Herndon, VA 20171, USA
    Come meet with recruiters and line pilots from regional airlines, private and business aviation carriers, government agencies and industry organizations. On-site interviews offered by some companies! Click RSVP for details on exhibiting companies and presentation schedule.
  • Aug 23, 2024, 2:00 PM
    Westin Washington Dulles Airport, 2520 Wasser Terrace, Herndon, VA 20171, USA
    For students of all ages interested in or considering a professional pilot career, come hear about the process and get your questions answered. Click "RSVP" for a list of exhibiting companies and the afternoon presentation schedule.
  • May 20, 2024, 4:00 PM – May 22, 2024, 6:30 PM
    Tuscany Suites and Casino, 255 E Flamingo Rd, Las Vegas, NV 89169, USA
    FAPA's Third Annual Pilot Retirement Event is coming up! This invitation-only gathering will feature food, drinks, Topgolf, gambling courses, financial planning presentations, and the chance to interview with select pilot employers, all willing and able to recruit pilots past 65.
  • May 20, 2024, 4:00 PM – May 22, 2024, 6:30 PM
    Tuscany Suites and Casino, 255 E Flamingo Rd, Las Vegas, NV 89169, USA
    FAPA's Third Annual Pilot Retirement Event is coming up! This invitation-only gathering will feature food, drinks, Topgolf, gambling courses, financial planning presentations, and the chance to interview with select pilot employers, all willing and able to recruit pilots past 65.
  • May 18, 2024, 2:00 PM
    Prince Waikiki, 100 Holomoana St, Honolulu, HI 96815, USA
    For students of all ages interested in or considering a professional pilot career, come hear about the process and get your questions answered. Click "RSVP" for a list of exhibiting companies and the afternoon presentation schedule.
  • May 18, 2024, 8:00 AM
    Prince Waikiki, 100 Holomoana St, Honolulu, HI 96815, USA
    Come meet with recruiters and line pilots from regional airlines, private and business aviation carriers, government agencies and industry organizations. On-site interviews offered by some companies! Click RSVP for details on exhibiting companies and presentation schedule.
  • Apr 26, 2024, 2:00 PM
    Westin Peachtree Plaza Atlanta, 210 Peachtree St NW, Atlanta, GA 30303, USA
    For students of all ages interested in or considering a professional pilot career, come hear about the process and get your questions answered. Click "RSVP" for a list of exhibiting companies and the afternoon presentation schedule.
  • Apr 26, 2024, 8:00 AM
    Westin Peachtree Plaza Atlanta, 210 Peachtree St NW, Atlanta, GA 30303, USA
    Come meet with recruiters and line pilots from regional airlines, private and business aviation carriers, government agencies and industry organizations. On-site interviews offered by some companies! Click RSVP for details on exhibiting companies and presentation schedule.
  • Mar 15, 2024, 2:00 PM PDT
    Loews Coronado Bay Resort, 4000 Coronado Bay Rd, Coronado, CA 92118, USA
    For students and aviation newcomers of all ages interested in or considering a professional pilot career, come hear about the process and get your questions answered. Click "RSVP" for a list of exhibiting companies and the afternoon presentation schedule.
  • Mar 15, 2024, 8:00 AM – 12:00 PM
    Loews Coronado Bay Resort, 4000 Coronado Bay Rd, Coronado, CA 92118, USA
    Come meet with recruiters and line pilots from regional airlines, private and business aviation carriers, government agencies and industry organizations. On-site interviews offered by some companies! Click RSVP for details on exhibiting companies and presentation schedule.
  • Feb 09, 2024, 2:00 PM
    The Highland Dallas, 5300 E Mockingbird Ln, Dallas, TX 75206, USA
    For students of all ages interested in or considering a professional pilot career, come hear about the process and get your questions answered. Click "RSVP" for a list of exhibiting companies and the afternoon presentation schedule.
  • Feb 09, 2024, 8:00 AM – Feb 10, 2024, 12:00 PM
    The Highland Dallas, 5300 E Mockingbird Ln, Dallas, TX 75206, USA
    Come meet with recruiters and line pilots from regional airlines, private and business aviation carriers, government agencies and industry organizations. On-site interviews offered by some companies! Click RSVP for details on exhibiting companies and presentation schedule.
  • Jan 12, 2024, 2:00 PM
    Renaissance Orlando Airport Hotel, 5445 Forbes Pl, Orlando, FL 32812, USA
    For students of all ages interested in or considering a professional pilot career, come hear about the process and get your questions answered. Click "RSVP" for a list of exhibiting companies and the afternoon presentation schedule.
  • Jan 12, 2024, 8:00 AM
    Renaissance Orlando Airport Hotel, 5445 Forbes Pl, Orlando, FL 32812, USA
    Come meet with recruiters and line pilots from regional airlines, private and business aviation carriers, government agencies and industry organizations. On-site interviews offered by some companies! Click RSVP for details on exhibiting companies and presentation schedule.

FAPA’s Aviation Row at ASCA

FAPA attended its first ASCA conference in Atlanta in September 2008. Since then, FAPA’s involvement has evolved into “Aviation Row”, bringing aviation companies and schools together ion one aisle. FAPA hosted Aviation Row in 2016, 2017, 2018, 2019, 2020 and 2022
 
FAPA is excited to be headlining Aviation Row in July of this year in Kansas City, MO. FAPA, along with our aviation partners, will be gathered in FAPA's Aviation Row to educate counselors about professional pilot careers. If you would like to purchase a booth in FAPA's Aviation Village, contact us by sending an email andrew@fapa.aero or giving us a call at 1 (702) 533-4064.

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Have Questions? Contact us

Our team of experts are here to assist you at all stages of your aviation career. Contact us today for objective & independent advice and information about your career as a professional pilot.

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