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Overall, great interview experience. They were really friendly from the moment they walked in. They give you an overview of United, what their plans are, how the company is like, and then each interviewer comes and gets you for the... Continue Reading this Interview Experience

  1. Sep 07, 2022 Look at the questions in the study guide. Very helpful. I also joined a service & it helped. They made me feel super comfortable. Try not to be nervous. They asked me CG questions on my flight plan. The questions should be answered by the SARR or STAR format. Remember to add what trait you will bring to United. Follow the General info packet United gives you. Read it CLOSELY. Those are the behaviors they are looking... Continue reading this interview experience

  2. Aug 25, 2022 Walked through the Door of Building B 50 minutes prior to the start of the interview time. Got a visitor badge made, and took out logbooks to put on a cart outside of the HR Office. Walked to the Cafeteria and sat down with some of the other applicants for the morning time slot. I was one of two Aviate Applicants. The other six applicants were there for FO Positions. After a few minutes, a Captain came to round us up, and took us on a little tour showcasing the history of United Airlines.... Continue reading this interview experience

  3. Aug 15, 2022 Time had to step up as a leader Most challenging flight Mentored someone Someone struggling and how did you help them Unrealistic expectations were set and how handled Why... Continue reading this interview experience

  4. Aug 11, 2022 Sit down in the cafeteria to wait for someone to give a brief tour. After tour ends pilots call interviewees into rooms one by one. 5 TMAAT type of questions, 5 minute break, then begin technical portion where they ask about your flight plan, weight and balance, and systems. Ask you to recite the criteria for a stable approach and ask about... Continue reading this interview experience

  5. Aug 03, 2022 Great experience. Awesome introduction and history walkthrough. Fair questionnaires. Was interviewed by an HR representative and a chief pilot for United. Make sure if applying for Aviate that you bring detailed flight plan along with weather briefed and a sold knowledge of weight and balance along with weight changes. Etc: Aft/forward cg and how they affect... Continue reading this interview experience

  6. Aug 02, 2022 The information from everyone else's experience was very accurate/reliable. Arrived and was directed to a cafeteria with other applicants. Only one other guy and myself were there for Aviate, and then there were about 8 others that were pilots from other airlines wanting to fly for United. All pilots and other employees at the facility were extremely friendly to us. A captain escorted us all to a classroom after giving us a short tour of the facility. Once there, we were taken out of the... Continue reading this interview experience

  7. Aug 01, 2022 Interview was pretty simple. asked question I prepared here. Planning and stable apporoach. no... Continue reading this interview experience

  8. Jul 19, 2022 Arrived early as instructed. Gave us a tour then put us in a room where they pulled us one by one. I was the only one there for aviate, the rest were current regional captains there for FO interviews. First part of the interview was your standard tell me a time when. If you can’t think of a situation or it doesn’t apply to your experience, they will ask another one so don’t worry about that. I had a current United captain, HR rep and retired United captain sitting in on... Continue reading this interview experience

  9. Jul 19, 2022 The descriptions on this site were very accurate to my experience. Got there about 40 minutes early and sat in the cafeteria with mostly FO applicants and just sat there talking while we waited for them to come get us. We did a short tour and went and sat in a room waiting for interviewers to come get us. The interview was 2 roughly 30 minute segments separated by a break. They were very friendly and welcoming! A few TMAT questions and then for the technical just study the questions on this... Continue reading this interview experience

  10. Jul 07, 2022 Interview was very straight forward. Arrived at the training facility 45 min before the interview time and met other interviewees in the cafeteria. We got a tour of the facility as we waited to be each called in for the interview. The interview team was super nice and accommodating. They do a good job at making you feel relaxed as they try to know about you and your story. The HR question were mostly about me and past life experience so try and be as communicative and genuine as possible.... Continue reading this interview experience

  11. Feedback from: Marcelino Q
    (Hired at United Airlines Aviate)

    Good information for my interview.

    May 29, 2022