Career Pilot Training

Thunderbird Aviation’s Fast-Trac career pilot program will accelerate your aviation career. You can go from zero experience to the right seat of an airliner. Begin your program at any time. Unlike other career pilot programs, our Fast-Trac program includes your private pilot training in the price and time requirement. Thunderbird Aviation provides two programs for career pilot students:

  • Fast-Trac Express, our accelerated program that takes someone with no experience to a multi-engine commercial pilot, in as little as three months
  • Fast-Trac Pro offers structured, results-oriented curriculum that ensures that our graduates are prepared for successful careers, in as little as four months

We are the official aviation training provider for Academy College, a fully accredited college located in Bloomington, Minnesota. Thunderbird Aviation’s programs have been training quality pilots and managers for years.

Our graduates have gone on to fly with growing aviation companies and airlines throughout the United States including:

  • Endeavor Air
  • Compass Airlines
  • Red Wing Aero
  • Sky West Airlines
  • American Eagle