Pan Am International Flight Academy announced today the signing of a Strategic Alliance Agreement with Silver Airways to provide qualified pilot applicants to the airline.
As part of the agreement, Pan Am will offer Silver Airways pilots from the Pan Am Career Pilot Academy, a FAA 141 flight school located in Kissimmee Florida, that meet the strict hiring criteria of Silver Airways. For those cadets and instructors that meet the high standards of Silver Airways, they will be given the opportunity to interview with one of the most dynamic and exciting international regional carriers in the world.
Mark Johnson, Executive Vice President and Chief Compliance Officer for Pan Am comments: “This Strategic Alliance between our two companies is a true win-win scenario. Silver Airways now has a new source of qualified and enthusiastic pilots and Pan Am cadets and instructors have the chance for exciting career advancement.” Brent Mireles, Director of Pan Am Career Pilot Academy states: “We are excited to work with Silver Airways and believe this alliance creates great career opportunities for our students and instructors.”
Pan Am International Flight Academy, headquartered in Miami, FL, has its origins in Pan American World Airways as its original training division, and operates under one of the most recognized brands in the world. The company provides flight simulation and training on nearly all major aircraft types with over 200 professional training programs and instructors training on over 50 full flight simulators.
Silver Airways is a privately owned regional carrier operating a fleet of 22 Saab 340B turboprops. The carrier operates 125 daily scheduled flights from gateways in Florida, the Bahamas and at Washington Dulles International Airport.