Hello everyone. This is for anyone whom can help me with my unique situation. I currently work in chemical engineering and make over $90,000 a year. I do not want to necessarily remain in this field of work for my long-term future as a career. Aviation is something that I am very interested in pursuing for many reasons. A major opportunity has come up for me in Midland, Texas. There is an accredited flight school just under nine miles from me that is very flexible with their curriculum. I have no idea where to start. If you have the time and patience to reach out to me, that would be excellent.
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Thomas, I’m in similar position switching from a good job that I’ve spent time gaining a lot of specialized training; but I’m unfulfilled and dread work some days. It’s a big decision, jumping into the unknown - and the training to become a commercial airline pilot isn’t cheap or easy. Add to that the physical requirement to obtain and keep a Class 1 FAA Physical…which is not something that a lot of people can do.
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