This is one question which is very very frequently asked by 12 th grade students especially . as an airline pilot myself i thought i should help the potential students who are looking forward to become commercial . I want them to get proper and rightful guidance so that it makes things easy for them .
what is commercial pilot training ??
This is very well known with the name of CPL OR PROFESSIONAL PILOT TRAINING OR AIRLINE PILOT TRAINING . This course comprises of 200 hours of flight training with 100 hours minimum dual training and 100 hours solo flight training , most students and school also make a student undergo 20 hours simulator training along so that he can get his/her instrument flying knowledge up-to standard . During this course student also have to go and attain SPL, PPL , NIGHT RATING after this only student attains CPL. CPL is a combination of flight training and ground training , it is more lively , more practical in nature as consists of actual flight training in air . ighly advisable for students who more practical in real life and like practical knowledge more . along with 200 hours of flight training one also has to undergo ppl , cpl ground school to get his ground knowledge upto par .
minimum requirements to enroll for commercial pilot ??
1. grade 12 + in any stream
2. class 1 medical examination ( can be done only with specified medical centers)
Hope above knowledge may help my fellow mates and potential students looking to join commercial pilot training.