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These study guide questions were submitted by real pilots who actually interviewed with SkyWest Airlines Pilot Pathway Program

  1. Describe the difference between a generator and an alternator.
    An alternator is a device that converts mechanical energy into AC electrical energy. A generator is a mechanical device which converts mechanical energy to either AC or DC electrical energy.
  2. Tell me about a time that you felt pressured to go.
  3. Tell me about a time that you had a conflict in the cockpit.
    I never ever had a conflict in the cockpit, definitely this is not the place for that. We must use our CRM skills to get a commonsense goal in our operations.
  4. Do you have any checkride failures?
  5. What is your greatest strength?
    I am a hard worker
  6. What is your weakness?
    Sometimes I push my kids too much, I want the perfection from them on studies.
  7. What would be your biggest struggle in training?
    I think it was in my command upgrade, too many things changing at the same time.
  8. What would you do if the CA continued to take off after tower reported RVR below take off minimums?
    Reject Take off procedure
  9. What would you do if the First Officer showed up late, and then did not want to run any checklists before the flight, in flight, or after the flight?
  10. Why SkyWest?
  11. Tobias G

    (Hired at SkyWest Airlines Pilot Pathway Program)

    Great material, very prepared for interview

    John G

    Amazing experience! Outstanding, accurate gouge.

    Jul 23, 2024