Military Pilots


Thank you for your service!  We value your skills and training.  Launch your post-military flying career at Trans States, where you'll enjoy quick advancement and top-tier pay. 

Military Pilot Qualifications

  • FAA commer​cial pilot's license with instrument and multi-engine ratings
  • ATP or R-ATP eligible
    • Military fixed wing pilots need 750 hours total time
    • Military rotor pilots need 750 hours total time that must include 250 hours fixed wing time
  • Minimum 25​ hours multi-engine​
  • A current first class FAA medical certificate
  • A current ATP written (company covers cost of ATP-CTP for successful candidates)
  • Current valid​ passport
  • FCC Radio Operator's Permit
  • Legal right to work in, and travel freely in and out of, ​the United States​​

A few years out of the cockpit?  Being a commercial pilot is still within reach.  Our recruiters will walk you through the process, start to finish.  Meet First Officer Rick Brantley, a retired Navy pilot who started his commercial flying career after 7 years out of the cockpit.