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This was for the Cadet Program. Started with a brief presentation led by one of the recruiters about the company. This was followed by the one on one interview with a recruiter and pilot. All the... Continue Reading this Interview Experience

  1. May 03, 2022 The questions on this guide (and the guide for the non-cadet Piedmont Airlines interview) covered probably 80% of the questions asked in the interview.  A few questions to get to know me. (view the study guide of this website).  Definitely be familiar with IFR Procs, Jepp plate briefings and airport diagrams, microbursts/virga, TMAAT questions, drunk captain, stuff like... Continue reading this interview experience

  2. May 02, 2022 Interviewed for the Cadet position. Started with a couple of HR interview questions.  (view the study guide of this website).  Then I was given a BGM jepp plate and asked to brief it, if you don't know what something is don't lie, be honest. This was only the 3rd plate I'd looked at but I studied up on what things to look for and how to brief them. That was pretty much... Continue reading this interview experience

  3. Mar 11, 2022 Interview was for the cadet program and pretty spot on from all the gouges out there. Very nice people and heard back from them in 3... Continue reading this interview experience

  4. Feb 08, 2022 The experience was really good, Right from the beginning i felt really comfortable because the interviewers were really nice and they showed genuine interest in you becoming a cadet. It’s literally yours to loose. We spoke About the professionalism of a pilot, decoded 2 metars, talked about the 123 rule, a few TMAT questions, and what are your end goals in the future. I got a response later on the same day and I am very exited to join the... Continue reading this interview experience

  5. Jan 31, 2022 The interview was for the cadet program with direct entry into the FO position once I hit ATP mins. The interview gouge is spot on with the questions in regards to HR and Technical. Know your Jepp charts! I was given the ILS 16 into RIC for the approach, and a couple of airport diagrams. The interview also asked about metars, and dug into the development of thunderstorms, hail, and etc. I was also asked a few questions in regards to fog. If you study this gouge I feel that you will be... Continue reading this interview experience

  6. Jan 27, 2022 This was for the cadet program. Everything listed is factual. T storms, hail, microburst, Virga, drunk capt, brief a jepp app plate PHL, AVP airport diagram and symbology. It was a very relaxed interview with nice folks. They want you to be... Continue reading this interview experience

  7. Jan 20, 2022 This was for the Cadet Program. Started with a brief presentation led by one of the recruiters about the company. This was followed by the one on one interview with a recruiter and pilot. All the questions were very similar to the ones listed on this website. TMAAT questions.  Technical questions were straight from this website, ILS 4 KAVP, KBGM airport diagram, heavy on the symbology. Heavy on METARs, TAFs, alternate requirements. Discussed microbursts, virga, stages of a thunderstorm.... Continue reading this interview experience

  8. Dec 29, 2021 Did the cadet program interview. Recruiters cared about your success and back story. Started with HR questions, checkride failures, etc. Then went into reading a few METARs. Brush up on that. They went in depth with microbursts/downdrafts, stages of a thunderstorm. Briefed the ILS RWY 4 at KAVP. Did my full briefing as I was in a crew environment. Then they asked about the approach, the hold, how I would enter and the max holding speeds. After that was giving the airport diagram of AVP and... Continue reading this interview experience

  9. Dec 10, 2021 This was a virtual interview for the Piedmont Cadet Program. The day started with a group introduction to the company as well as an opportunity for questions. After this, a panel of recruiters (one HR, one Technical) did the one-on-one interview. We started with the HR, which consisted of how I got started in aviation, personal qualities, disagreements in the workplace, compliance with FARs and a drunk captain question. The technical portion was next and I was asked to brief a few METARs.... Continue reading this interview experience

  10. Applied to the cadet program and heard back around a month later and got an interview scheduled for late spring. Interview was very straightforward, everyone throughout the whole process was extremely nice and made me feel comfortable. Listen to myself and everyone else who has posted interview experiences, just study the gouge and you will be completely... Continue reading this interview experience

  11. Feedback from: Benjamin S

    Almost every question in the interview was on the study guide

    May 02, 2022