These study guide questions were submitted by real pilots who actually interviewed with Spirit Airlines
How fast do you have to fly from HNL-SYD to never see the sun set? 1000
When do VOR's switch from magnetic to true north. 82N
Have you ever failed a checkride? yes, CFI Oral, I wasn't teaching my private and my initial check ride for Mesa Yes, oral exam for multi-engine commercial yes, cfi initial, oral yes my private yes no
What are your career goals? Retire as a line pilot for Spirit Airlines. I love learning and teaching and would look forward to continuing with the training department To fly modern equipment in a fun environment like this airline To fly modern equipment in a fun environment like this airline To become a great Captain. To become a captain at a stable airline.
What else interests you besides flying? My Family and friends, Outdoor Activities, Real Estate Investing, Home improvement projects. My family, hiking, camping, playing the bass, knitting, cooking My family, Hiking, & Outdoors My family, kids, photography, SUP Wheels, Paddle boarding, help others with their companies, excel spreadsheets
How would your friends describe you? As a loyal friend, a person they can depend on. An honest dependable person who is always ready to lend a hand.
When was the last time you called in sick? A couple years ago when I had to get my wisdom teeth taken out.
Did you call in sick to make it to the interview? No. yes
Have you ever lied? No Yes
Have you ever stolen anything? No Yes I said I had 3 siblings, of course I did
Feedback from: Philip K
(Interviewed with Spirit Airlines)
The detailed questions and in depth answers were really helpful in preparing for my interview!