L3Harris Flight Academy

Republic Airways

L3Harris Flight Academy and Republic Airways 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!

RJet Development Programs

Enrolling in our Professional Pilot Program or Airline Pilot Track and meeting the minimum qualifications will provide you with the opportunity to apply to join one of the RJet Development Programs.

The RJet Cadet Program and Pilot Prep Program helps make the transition from classroom to flight deck easy with special events, a preferred interview track and more. 

Benefits include:

  • Early introduction into the Republic Airways family
  • Receive invitations to exclusive company events
  • Qualify for our “Flight Time Initiative” program that will pay for your final 100 hours of flight time (including multi time). See more about this innovative program below
  • Paid ATP-CTP course upon reaching ATP/R-ATP minimum flight experience requirements
  • Paid hotel accommodations and ground transportation during the ATP-CTP
  • Placement into the next open First Officer class upon reaching minimums
Pilot training programs

Why join Republic?

  • About 1,000 daily flights
  • 6,000+ employees
  • Flying to 100 cities
  • Fleet of 190 aircraft

From Republic to Delta Air Lines

Take advantage of Republic's Flight Time Initiative Program, their flight benefits on United, American, and Delta, and discover how you can become a pilot with Delta Air Lines. Find out how you can go from no flight experience to flying at Delta via Republic:

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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 - Join the RJet Pilot Prep Program

The next step is to apply to the RJet Pilot Prep Program. You become eligible after earning your Instrument Rating and Commercial License. Being accepted means you are eligible for Republic's "Flight Time Initiative” program that will pay for your final 100 hours of flight time!

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!

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. As part of the RJet Pilot Prep Program, Republic will pay for both your ATP-CTP course and your hotel and ground transportation during the ATP-CTP!

Step 5 - Fly at Delta Air Lines

Republic Airways Pilots receive access to a guaranteed application review program for Delta Air Lines. 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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