Avelo Airlines

Avelo Airlines candidates will provide US Aviation Academy flight instructors with a career pathway created for a faster and more streamlined process for commercial pilot students looking to transition from flight instruction to an Boeing 737-700 and 737-800 first officer!
Candidates looking to join Avelo Airlines will be US Aviation Academy Part 141 Flight Training alumni that have become Flight Instructors. At ATP/R-ATP Minimums, Flight Instructors will be eligible for the program to interview with Avelo Airlines.

Avelo Airlines Steps and Benefits

How To Participate

  • Apply for our Accelerated Flight Training
  • Become a Certified Flight Instructor
  • Reach Hour Requirements
  • Interview with Avelo Airlines
  • Start Jet Training!

Basic Minimum Requirements

  • 1,500 Hours or 1,000 Restricted ATP
  • 21 Years Old (non-Restricted ATP_
  • First Class Medical
  • Valid Passport
  • Legal Right to Work in the US

Avelo Airlines Additional Details

  • First Year, First Officers: $105 an hour
  • First Year, Captain: $204 an hour
  • Max Seniority Captain: $259
  • $21,600 a year commuter stipend
  • Crew Bases New Haven, CT (HVN), Burbank, CA (BUR), Orlando, FL (MCO)
  • Airline Pilot Central For Details

Crew Base Locations For Current Students and Instructors

Airlines Regularly Visit the Academy  – Check Our Schedule!

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Frequently Asked Questions

What is Accelerated Flight Training?

The ability to fly as quickly as possible to achieve the highest flight training certificate needed to start your time building. 9 months can get you from a private pilot to a certified flight instructor! Learn more about our Accelerated Flight Training Program

How Long Do You Have to Train Before I Am a First Officer?

While our programs are built to work directly with you and your schedule, we recommend enrolling in our Accelerated Training Program in order to earn your Commercial and Flight Instructor Certificate in 9 months.

Do I Have To Train Part 141 to Be Hired by Avelo Airlines?

Our Part 141 Professional Pilot Training is revered for the quality of experience, professionalism, and safety-conscious pilots that it produces. To become a Flight Instructor at US Aviation Academy, you must attend those courses Part 141.

After completing the 9-month training program, our Flight Instructors average out at about 900 flight hours a year.

Can Flight Training Schools utilize GI Bill®?

US Aviation Academy is a VA Approved Pilot School that can help fully utilize your Veteran and GI Bill® benefits. Learn more about how to maximize our VA Approved Flight Training GI Bill® benefits.