Dreaming of becoming an airline pilot?
Up to 100% financing
meaning little to no
Taught by veteran pilots
who worked with
over 5000 students
4 different programs
to choose from
to best suit your situation
The aviation industry is expected to grow at 4% per year once the COVID-19 pandemic is resolved. By 2030, the global airliner fleet is expected to reach 39,000 aircraft and 225,000 new pilots are expected to join airlines around the world. With that, and average airline pilot salaries reaching more than 100,000 Euros per year in many countries, air transport is not only something to be excited and passionate about but also a viable and potentially lucrative career opportunity.
While there are dozens of flight schools around Europe and the world that offer pilot training, we believe Global Flight School is the perfect place for you to take your first step toward your new jet-setting life because we offer:
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I chose GFS since the school has very professional staff with the know-how necessary to effectively teach future pilots.Pedro do MarGFS Student
I chose GFS because it offers more flight hours compared to other flight schools. The availability of an Airbus MCC simulator and a session in a hypobaric chamber ended up influencing my choice as well.Margarida DurãoGFS Student
Starting the practical portion of the training increased my motivation a lot. After all, it was a sign of being in the process of realizing my biggest dream - becoming an airline pilot!Pedro TitoGFS Student
To be eligible for our ATPL courses, you will need to:
- Be able to legally reside in the EU during the training period (if necessary, we can help with arranging your visa);
- Be 18 years or older at the time of license issuance;
- Have completed secondary (or equivalent) education;
- Have a clean criminal record;
- Obtain a Class 1 medical certificate.
Additionally, prior to being admitted, you will need to go through a selection process involving:
- English, mathematics, and physics tests;
- Psychometric test;
- Individual interview.
Our four types of ATPL courses differ in the amount of practical training included and range in price from 54,000 to 85,000 EUR. Up to 100% of the cost can be covered by loans which we can, in some cases, help arrange.
The price includes everything you will need to complete the course including the theoretical and practical training, a tablet, a flight bag and a uniform, a headset, a flight log, textbooks, and more. It does not include rent and other living costs.