Friday, August 06, 2010

American Eagle is hiring pilots

American Eagle
U.S. regional carrier American Eagle, a unit of AMR, Inc., is taking applications for First Officers.

According to the airline's Pilot Career page, applicants must be at least 21 years old, and must be U.S. citizens or possess the legal right to work in the U.S.

Among other qualifications, applicants must:
  • possess commercial pilot certification with multi-engine and instrument ratings
  • have total fixed wing time of 1,000 hours; multi-engine fixed wing time of 200 hours is preferred
  • possess a current FAA First Class Medical Certificate, IFR currency and an FCC license
Domiciles: Chicago, Dallas/Fort Worth, Los Angeles, Miami, New York City and San Juan, Puerto Rico.

Fleet aircraft types: CRJ-700, EMB-135, EMB-140, EMB-145, ATR-72.

Visit for more information, and to apply online.

Also, check out this page on Airline Pilot Central for more (though unofficial) information about flying for American Eagle.