#YourFlyingFuture

LIVE THE DREAM:
BECOME A PILOT

CURRENT SITUATION

The corona pandemic is having an immense impact on the global aviation sector. This also affects the European Flight Academy. The flight school operations is placed on hold at least until December 31st, 2020.

 

You can continue to register your application in our system; it will be considered once our selection process has been reopened. Please be aware that no further recruiting steps will take place for the moment. You will receive a notification once it resumes.

 

We continue to monitor and evaluate the situation and will post any updates onto our website and social media channels. Please contact our support via the hotline or email if you have any questions. Many thanks for your understanding!

Pilot training at Austrian Airlines

EVER THOUGHT ABOUT BECOMING A PILOT?

Becoming a pilot is a dream career for many people. Don’t let it remain a dream! Austrian Airlines is looking for pilots. But how do you get into the cockpit of an Austrian Airlines aircraft? Via European Flight Academy, the pilot school of the Lufthansa Group. European Flight Academy trains pilots for Austrian Airlines and all other airlines of the Lufthansa Group.

Austria’s largest airline awaits you with its over 13 million passengers every year and 130 destinations. As a member of Lufthansa Group, Austrian at present has approx. 7,000 employees from over 60 countries. There can hardly be a more beautiful workplace than in a cockpit. You spend much of your day high above the clouds and generally have a sunny day in the office – even if it’s raining, stormy or snowy outside.

About European Flight Academy

THE BEST ADDRESS FOR PILOT TRAINING

European Flight Academy trains prospective pilots for all Lufthansa Group airlines on a fleet of more than 50 modern training aircraft stationed in Germany, Switzerland, and the USA. Our training courses follow one particular goal: to bring excellent pilots into the airlines’ cockpits.

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European Flight Academy is the pilot training school of the Lufthansa Group.

International Possibilities

Join the airlines of the Lufthansa Group after your training.

Get your license in two years

Step into a cockpit after 12 months, be ready for an airline in approx. 24 months.

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Everything about our Training Program

INTO THE COCKPIT IN FOUR STEPS

Step 1

Application

Step 2

Selection

Step 3

Training

Step 4

Career

Q&A

DO YOU STILL HAVE QUESTIONS?

How long does the pilot training take? How high are the fees? And do I actually need to be very athletic? Here you find all you need to know on pilot training.

How old do I need to be when starting pilot training?

You need to be at least 18 years old when beginning the training. Please note that you can already submit your application for our MPL program when you are 17 years of age; for our ATPL program, you need to be 18 years old to apply.

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What nationalities are admitted?

You need a permanent EU & CH residence with a work permit and an unrestricted passport to be able to apply.

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Is professional experience required?

No professional experience is required.

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