ExpressJet Opportunities for Future Pilots

At ExpressJet, we aim to be the right step on your career path as a commercial pilot, before heading to the majors. We are with you every step of the way, from deciding to pursue a career in aviation to pinning on your wings for the very first time. We support your career development with multiple programs, including the Airline Pilot Pathway Program (AP3), JetBlue Gateway Program and internship opportunities.

Once you’re at ExpressJet, we offer superior training for our pilots, industry-leading safety programs, an all-jet fleet and a great work environment. Our mainline partners, American Airlines, Delta Air Lines and United Airlines, and the other majors look to ExpressJet to hire pilots because of our pilots’ outstanding reputations, skill and professionalism. Join ExpressJet, and take the next step on your path to a lifelong career in commercial aviation.

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ExpressJet’s Airline Pilot Pathway Program (AP3) is designed to give students a highly structured path through school, building hours as a CFI, to a career at ExpressJet, and then on to a major airline.

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JetBlue Gateway Program

The JetBlue Gateway Program designates a path from participating universities, to gaining experience in the flight deck at Cape Air and ExpressJet, then to a career with JetBlue.

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As a pilot intern, you will gain valuable hands-on experience in a professional setting, while learning the ins and outs of an airline operation and expanding your industry knowledge.

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