Erau offers fast FO training

 - April 21, 2008, 10:24 AM

Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University has a new program that will allow transition from aviation enthusiast to regional airline pilot in less than a year. The accelerated First Officer Flight Training Program is designed as a 10- to 12-month course which provides 550 hr of total flight experience and advanced simulator flight time, preparing the candidate for a position as a first officer on a domestic regional airline. Candidates with a commercial pilot license with instrument and multi-engine ratings may complete the program in as little as four months.