L3Harris Flight Academy

Silver Airways

L3Harris Flight Academy and Silver 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!

Silver Airways Emerging Aviators

Enrolling in our Professional Pilot Program or Airline Pilot Track will provide you with the opportunity to apply to become a Silver Airways "Emerging Aviator".

Silver Airways Emerging Aviators Program includes multiple entry points specifically designed to cultivate a meaningful relationship with each pilot candidate prior to joining the team as a First Officer.

Benefits include:

  • Initial Approach Phase: Up to $10,000 in financial assistance in obtaining your additional certificates and ratings, including multi-engine, CFI, CFII and MEI
  • In Range Phase: Receive up to $5,000 to reach FAA minimum requirements, plus recieve paid ATP-CTP training (transportation and housing also included)
  • Cleared Direct Phase: If selected to join the Silver Airways team as a First Officer, you will receive a $12,000 sign-on bonus
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Why join Silver?

  • 100+ daily flights
  • Fast upgrade to Captain
  • Most flights from USA to Bahamas
  • Fleet of ATR600s

From Silver Airways to United Airlines

Take advantage of Silvers tuition assistance and Emerging Aviator program! Find out how you can go from no flight experience to flying at Silver Airways:

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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 Silver Emerging Aviator Program

The next step is to apply to the Silver Emerging Aviator Program. You become eligible after earning 250 hours and receive a Commercial Certificate and Instrument Rating. Receive up to $10,000 in financial assistance in obtaining your additional certificates and ratings, including multi-engine, CFI, CFII and MEI!

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. If selected to join the Silver Airways team as First Officer, will receive a $12,000 sign-on bonus!

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Professional Pilot Program

Professional Pilot Program
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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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