If you want to be an airline pilot, our Airline Career Training (ACT) Program provides a clear and distinct path to the captain's seat. As trusted partners with Envoy Air, an American Airlines subsidiary, Coast is able to offer interviews for employment prior to completion of training. Many of our students enter the program with a conditional job offer in place. There has never been a better time to become a pilot!
Coast Flight is the only Cirrus Training Center operating in the San Diego area. The Cirrus provides students with the most advanced safety and technology features in the private aviation sector. Coast offers an innovative scenario-based training method which prepares future pilots with the proper knowledge and mindset to confidently navigate the skies of beautiful San Diego and our many popular destinations.
Indian Hills Community College has partnered with Coast Flight to reward veteran and active duty military students with GI Bill® covered flight training. The 21-month program fully covers all ratings from Instrument Rating to Commercial Flight Instructor with Multi-Engine Privileges. Make it through the ACT program screening and you will be eligible to use your VA Benefits to cover the cost of your flight training. You will also get the opportunity to interview with one of our airline partners.
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Our mission is to help military helicopter pilots who qualify for the 750 hour ATP requirement gain the fixed wing hours needed to fly for Envoy Air, with guaranteed flow into American Airlines. Once the required 250 fixed wing hours and 25 multi-engine hours are achieved, you will be qualified to enter Envoy's ATP-CTP Course and First Officer School. Within weeks of starting training, you will be on your way to an exciting airline career with flow to American Airlines.