These study guide questions were submitted by real pilots who actually interviewed with Silver Airways
Why do you want to work here? Crew domicile located in FL, where my permanent residence is.
The Captain wants to fly with IN-OP tail light, what would you do? check the mel Tell him let's see if Maintenance can fix it
Tell us about your background. Got started in aviation after college. Went to AZ to get my ratings and can back to my home town where I instructed and flew charter. From there I got hire with Allegheny airlines now known as piedmont airlines
How many required 24 hour rest period does the company have to provide to crewmembers per quarter minimum of 13 rest periods (24 hours)
What's the strongest point / quality you bring to silver? The first officer is the second-in-command of the aircraft to the captain, who is the legal aircraft commander. In the event of incapacitation of the captain, the first officer will assume command of the aircraft.
Can you make the class that starts next week? Yes No, I need at least 2 weeks notice for my current employer, they've been good to me and I think is the least I can do to show that appreciation.
What is an First Officers job? FO is a captain in training. They need to know how to fly the plane, back up the captain and consistently learn to mitigate risks.
Have you had any failures? Tell your honest failures as concise as possible with what you learned and move on.
What would be your top 3 airlines?
In your career, what would have been the best day of your life?