L3Harris Flight Academy

Envoy Air

L3Harris Flight Academy and Envoy Air have come together to provide L3Harris cadets with access to resources and guidance to make a seamless transition from flight school to an airline career!

Envoy Cadet Program

Enrolling in our Professional Pilot Program or Airline Pilot Track will provide you with the opportunity to apply to become an Envoy cadet.

Upon becoming a Certified Flight Instructor and Envoy Cadet Instructor, you will be eligible to begin receiving Envoy Employee Benefits!

The Envoy Cadet Program helps the most promising flight school student pilots make a smooth transition from the classroom to the regional cockpit.

Envoy employee benefits include:

  • Travel privileges for you and immediate family on American Airlines flights
  • Comprehensive health, dental and vision coverage
  • 401(k) retirement with company match contributions
  • American Airlines Group profit sharing
  • Paid vacation and sick time accrual


  • Be placed as a paid instructor at one of Envoy's affiliate programs
  • Receive up to $5,000 in tuition assistance
  • Bonus of $10,000 once you complete Envoy First Officer training and another $8,000 bonus upon completion of first year!
Pilot training programs

Why join Envoy?

  • 17,000 employees
  • 1,000 daily flights
  • Over 150 destinations
  • Fleet of 185+ aircraft

From Envoy to American Airlines

Take advantage of Envoy Air's Cadet Instructor tuition reimbursement of up to $5,000 and their guaranteed flow to American Airlines.

Find out how you can go from no flight experience to flying at American Airlines via Envoy:

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Get in touch today and start your journey!

Do you have any questions about starting your pilot training journey at L3Harris Flight Academy? Please send us a message and an Admissions Officer will be happy to assist.

Step 1 - Enroll at L3Harris

The first step in your journey to becoming an airline pilot is to enroll in our Professional Pilot Program or Airline Pilot Track. Both of these programs include accredited curriculum and airline oriented training that can take you from no experience to becoming a Certified Flight Instructor in as little as 15 months!

Step 2 - Become an Envoy cadet

The next step is to apply to the Envoy Cadet Program. If accepted, you will be on your way to earning American Airlines benefits! Being accepted into Envoy's Cadet Program means you will have a direct path to the flight deck!

Step 3 - Build your experience

Those that complete our Professional Pilot Program or Airline Pilot Track are guaranteed an interview to flight instruct at L3Harris in Florida. Our Instructors fly an average of 100 hours per month and 96% of our cadets who stay at L3Harris to instruct are placed at an airline! At this point, you will also become an Envoy Cadet Instructor and can begin earning Envoy employee benefits and tuition reimbursement!

Step 4 - Become an airline pilot

After reaching the FAA mandated 1500 hours of flight time, you will be eligible to earn your Airline Transport Pilot Certificate. Upon completion of your Envoy First Officer training, you will earn a bonus of $10,000 and officially be an airline pilot! After one year with Envoy, you will earn an additional bonus of $8,000!

Step 5 - Fly at American Airlines

A new hire at Envoy today is projected to upgrade to Captain in just over two years, with the fastest guaranteed flow to American of all regional airlines! The major airlines await!

Pilot training programs

Professional Pilot Program

Professional Pilot Program

How to become a pilot in the USA

Our Flight Academy is equipped to start your career as a pilot, whether you’re just leaving school or later in life. L3Harris help people reach their dreams.

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