February 26, 2013
By Ian J. Twombly
PilotPool.com, ATP Flight School’s pilot recruitment tool, is now available for all pilots.
According to ATP, airlines are struggling to find qualified applicants, and PilotPool allows them to connect with qualified job seekers. A proprietary hour-tracking system alerts hiring staff when an applicant has reached the minimums, giving the applicant the best chance of success and recruiters the ability to digest the applicants quickly and easily.
Registration is free, and currently 12 airlines have access to applicants.
PilotPool is a companion site to ATP’s PilotJobs.com, a blog that centers around airline hiring news and updates. It also features interview and resume advice.
For more aviation career information, check out AOPA’s Flight Training blog, where airline pilot Chip Wright writes about the lifestyle and how to get in the door.
Flight Training Editor Ian J. Twombly joined AOPA in 2003 and is an instrument flight instructor.
Nonprofit aviation philanthropy The Sporty’s Foundation released an annual report for 2014 listing grants totaling $148,500.
An aviation student from Liberty University in Lynchburg, Virginia, is the 2015 recipient of the $3,000 AOPA Women in Aviation, International student pilot scholarship, AOPA announced March 5.
A metal detector enthusiast recently unearthed fragments of a legendary World War II aircraft, and the U.S. Navy deployed a team to investigate in February.
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