Session 6: Besides becoming an airline pilot

15:30 – 15:50

Pilot Training with a University Diploma

  • When, where and how?
  • Pros and cons
  • Time and money

15:50 – 16:20

Other jobs in airlines

  • Flight Dispatchers
  • Cabin Crew
  • Engineers and Technicians
  • Office jobs suited for pilots

16:20 – 16:40

Air Traffic Controller – perhaps the main person in the sky?

  • What does an ATC do?
  • Training and career progress
  • Pros and cons vs. Pilot career

16:40 – 17:00

Do not forget helicopters

  • Pros and cons of working as a rotor-wing pilot;
  • When, where and how?

17:00 – 17:30

The Real Story: 6 x 5 minute presentations by fresh pilots

  • Reasoning of the decision to become a pilot
  • Expectations vs. reality

17:30 – 17:50

Questions and discussions