Airline Transport Pilot

Airline Transport Pilot Certificate

Flight School Located in Los Angeles

The Airline Transport Pilot certificate is the highest level of pilot certification you can obtain. With an Airline Transport Pilot certificate, you will be able to operate a scheduled air carrier under CFR 14 part 121. ATP training will fill in the gap between a pilot holding a commercial rating with those who wish to operate an air carrier. The next step after getting your ATP is to start looking for a career in the airlines!

During ATP training, you will be more proficient in:

  • FAA/GCAA regulations and principles
  • Flight controls and systems
  • Ground training
  • Emergency operating procedures
  • Flight maneuvers

Getting Your ATP Certificate


  • You must be at least 23 years old
  • You must be of good moral character
  • You must hold a commercial pilot license with an instrument rating

Requirements for certification:

  • You must have logged at least 1,500 hours of flying time
  • You must have at least 500 hours of cross-country flying time
  • You must have 100 hours of night flying, or 75 hours + 45 full stop landing at night
  • You must have 75 hours of instrument flying time or 50 flights + 25 simulator

State-of-the-Art Instruction

At Mach 1 Aviation, our comprehensive curriculum will lay a solid foundation of technical competency as well as safety and proficiency. Courses are taught by experienced pilots using industry-leading curriculum and some of the best planes in the industry.

Contact us to learn more about our certification courses.

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Premier Flight School in L.A.

From commercial pilot courses to aircraft leaseback, Mach 1 Aviation offers exceptional service to first-time flyers and seasoned pilots alike. Conveniently located at Van Nuys airport, our fleet is comprised of the best planes in the industry. Here you will find top-of-the-line training and services and a team of friendly, experienced professionals looking out for your comfort.

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  • State-of-the-art fleet equipped with the latest technology
  • Full range of services from pilot training to aircraft management
  • Superior customer service
  • Complimentary amenities and refreshments
  • One of only 12 Platinum Cirrus Training Centers in U.S.