ERIC Number: ED242987
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1980
Reference Count: N/A
Pilots and Flight Engineers. Aviation Careers Series.
This booklet, one in a series on aviation careers, outlines the variety of careers available for airplane pilots and flight engineers. The first part of the booklet provides general information about careers for pilots and summarizes the information in a table. In the main part of the booklet, the following 11 job categories are outlined: flight instructor, corporate pilot, air taxi or charter pilot, commercial airplane or helicopter pilot, patrol pilot, ferry pilot, agricultural pilot, test pilot, airline pilot or captain, airline co-pilot or first officer, and flight engineer or second officer. For each job classification, information on the nature of the work, working conditions, where the jobs are, qualifications, wages, opportunities for training, and outlook for the future is provided. (KC)
Publication Type: Guides - Non-Classroom
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Federal Aviation Administration (DOT). Washington, DC. Office of Aviation Policy.