Australian Pilots

CommutAir is now accepting applications from Australian pilots eligible for an E-3 Visa.  E-3 Visa applicants must meet all hiring and Visa requirements prior to hire.

Pilots who successfully complete the CommutAir interview process and are eligible for an E-3 Visa and will be offered the next available class date.

First Officer Qualifications

  • ATP or Commercial Multi-Engine Land Pilot's License with current Instrument Rating
  • Current First Class Medical
  • FCC Radio Operator's Permit
  • Valid Australian Passport
  • Meet FAA ATP minimums for Total Time AND the following:
    • 100 hours night
    • 75 hours instrument
    • 200 hours cross country
    • 50 hours multi-engine
Ask us about how we can credit 50 hours towards your total time!

E-3 Visa Applicant Requirements

  • Must be an Australian national
  • Must possess the necessary academic or other qualifying credentials (i.e. bachelor’s degree or equivalent work experience)
  • Must be at least 23 years of age.

Application Process For E-3 Visa Candidates

  1. Apply online for a CommutAir pilot position by clicking here: Airline Apps
  2. Interview with CommutAir and provide necessary visa and pilot credentials
  3. CommutAir initiates Visa process. Expected completion in 2-4 weeks.
  4. Complete company sponsored ATP-CTP course upon entering the United States and starting initial training

Questions about the program or your qualifications?  Email pilotrecruiting@commutair.com or use the below form to request that a recruiter reach out to you directly.