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Air Transport International

  1. On an IFR flight in VFR who is responsible for separation, you or ATC?
    • You.
  2. When is a report to ATC required?
    • Leaving assigned altitude, Entering or leaving a holding, Missed approach, Any unforecast weat... Continue reading this answer
    • FAR 91.183 Under IFR in control airspace, pilots MUST report - time and altitude of passing each designated reporting point, or reporting point specified by ATC EXCEPT while that aircraft is under radar control, only the passing point specifically request by ATC need be reported -Any unforecast weather condition encountered -information relating to safety of flight AIM 5-3-3 reports SHOULD be made to ... Continue reading this answer
    • M A R V E L O U S C V F R 500 Missed approach Airspeed ± max(10 kts, 5% change) of filed TAS Reaching a holding fix (time altitude) VFR on top: changing altitude ETA changed ± 2 min (3 min in the North Atlantic). Only in non-radar environments Leaving a holding fix/point Outer marker (or fix used in lieu ... Continue reading this answer
  3. What is an LDA?
  4. What are you looking for in an employer/airline?
    • I want to be part of a team that functions like a family. This type of team would allow me to spend the last 15 ... Continue reading this answer
  5. What is the correlation between temp and lighting strikes?
  6. What is the effect of aft cg on performance?
  7. What is Mach Tuck?
    • What factors used in calculating performance?
    • What is critical mach?
    • How did you get into flying?
    There are 54 more questions for Air Transport International!

    Air Wisconsin Airlines

    1. What is Max airspeed in Class C?
    2. At what altitude does the speed restriction end in Class B airspace?
      • 10,000MSL
    3. What is needed to descend below D/A?
    4. If you are flying 121, can you take off from an airport when the current weather is below landing min's?
    5. What is
    6. How would your current boss describe you?
    7. What makes a good airline pilot in your opinion?
    8. What will be your biggest challenge at training for AWAC?
    9. Why do you want to work for Air Wisconsin?
    10. What is your leadership style?
    There are 251 more questions for Air Wisconsin Airlines!


    1. Why Airnet?
      • Where do you see yourself in five years?
        • Have you had any violations/convictions?
          • Four ways to identify gear's up?
          • You're taking off, and lose an engine before Vmc. What do you do?
          • Tell me the procedures for losing an engine.
          • What's your favorite aviation movie?
            • What makes a good freight pilot?
            • Are you willing to relocate?
              • Is your family willing to relocate?
                There are 19 more questions for AirNet!


                1. Tell me about a time that you had to deal with a conflict with another crew member.
                  • Tell me about a time that you had to save your previous company money.
                    • Why Airshare?
                      • What do you bring to the company?
                        • Tell us about your most memorable experience flying.
                          • How do you prepare the aircraft to fly?
                            • What type of things do you do for your passengers to make them feel comfortable?
                              • In a new work environment, how do you adjust to new work colleagues?
                              • In a new work environment, you may be learning from someone younger than you. How would you handle that?
                                • How do you go above and beyond for your customers?
                                  There are 4 more questions for Airshare!

                                  Alaska Airlines

                                  1. What is Turb. penetration speed on your last aircraft.
                                  2. What are the differences between ALSF1 and ALSF2 lighting systems?
                                  3. What kind of airspace is around LAX?
                                  4. Can you intentionally fly a turbojet beneath Class B?
                                    • yes
                                  5. What are Cat 1 mins?
                                  6. Have you ever had a significant disagreement with another pilot?
                                    • no
                                    • Yes, I had a time another pilot wanted me to land in the... Continue reading this answer
                                    • Night flight…Cap and I disagreed on the sole use of ForeFlight radar data when making deviation decision into IAD. He was very comfortable accepting and making decisions off of the ForeFlight data alone, I was not. I strongly suggested that in t... Continue reading this answer
                                  7. What do you do in your free time?
                                  8. What’s your choice of base?
                                  9. What’s your equipment preference?
                                    • B-737
                                    • A-320
                                  10. What would you do if Alaska didn’t hire you?
                                    • Reapply!
                                  There are 144 more questions for Alaska Airlines!

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