Aerosim Partners with PSA Airlines to provide Pilot Pathway Program
Sanford, Florida – February 21, 2013 – Aerosim Flight Academy, an accredited global flight training organization, today announced an agreement with PSA Airlines to provide an airline pathway program delivering First Officer pilots. The program is designed to provide cadets with a guaranteed job interview and the appropriate path enabling them to be fully prepared and successful at PSA Airlines.
“We are excited to be partnering with PSA Airlines to provide our cadets with a clearly defined path to the airlines,” said Bob Joyce, Director of Operations for Aerosim Flight Academy. “We believe that this will be a very beneficial partnership for both PSA and Aerosim Flight Academy because of their need for well-trained pilots and our ability to provide employment opportunities to the airlines.
The PSA Pathway Program has been designed to meet their hiring requirements and ensure a long and prosperous airline career encouraging the following: airline preparation from day one, discipline and respect, leadership and communication, effective resource management, command authority, and decision making. The details of the program include a dedicated screening and selection process followed by flight training and time building preparing the cadet for PSA Airlines. More information can be found here.
Cadets going through the PSA Pathway Program will have the ability to meet milestone objectives, track progress and work with Aerosim Flight Academy to prepare for the guaranteed job interview with PSA. The airline looks to continue the success with Aerosim Flight Academy by adding on to the number of pilots currently flying with PSA Airlines.
“Our partnership with Aerosim Flight Academy provides PSA Airlines a clear avenue to recruit highly qualified candidates to join our team of dedicated professional pilots,” said Mark Zweidinger, PSA Airlines Vice President of Operations. “We are pleased to provide a path of employment for Aerosim Flight Academy pilots.”
About PSA Airlines
PSA Airlines, a wholly-owned subsidiary of US Airways Group, Inc., operates as US Airways Express. Headquartered in Dayton, Ohio, PSA Airlines operates more than 300 daily flights to nearly 70 destinations with 35 Bombardier CRJ-200 and 14 CRJ-700 aircraft. PSA has crew bases in Dayton, Ohio; Knoxville, Tenn. and Charlotte, N.C. For more information, visit www.psaairlines.com.
About Aerosim Flight Academy
Aerosim Flight Academy is an accredited flight school by the Accrediting Commission of Career Schools and Colleges (ACCSC) that was originally created by the airlines (Delta Air Lines and Comair) and is located in the heart of central Florida, USA. Aerosim Academy offers flight training courses approved by the FAA, CAAC and EASA (in accordance with the Belgian Flight School). The training is rooted in the discipline required to turn students into successful airline pilots and meet the expectations of airlines worldwide. For more information, visit www.afa.edu.
Aerosim Flight Academy Contacts
Robert Joyce, Director of Operations, Aerosim Flight Academy +1 (407) 430-4191,Robert.Joyce@aerosimacademy.com