Professional Pilots of Tomorrow is excited to announce Tradewind Aviation as the latest addition to the PPOT Low-Time Accelerated Networking Program. The Networking Program allows PPOT mentees who meet specific qualifications the ability to network with airlines who are interested in hiring lower time pilots. Although the program doesn’t guarantee job offers or interviews, it offers a great way to build a relationship with a potential employer. That being said – as we often discuss – successful networking and a good professional presentation can reap a wide range of benefits.
Tradewind Aviation is ‘headquartered in Oxford Connecticut with operational bases at Westchester County Airport in New York and San Juan International Airport in Puerto Rico, [and] operates both on-demand private charter and scheduled “Shuttle” service throughout the U.S. and Caribbean.’ (www.flytradewind.com) Their diverse network of shuttle operations moves passengers throughout vibrant areas of the Coastal Northeast U.S. and the Caribbean, utilizing their impressive PC-12 aircraft. The PC-12 is an advanced turboprop aircraft manufactured by Pilatus and boasts impressive versatility and reliability. Additionally, Tradewind maintains an active charter operation on the Citation CJ3 for customers seeking the additional convenience and service. The CJ3, manufactured by Cessna, is an industry leading light business jet, great for regional trips or even vacations in the Caribbean.
Tradewind is an excellent opportunity for pilots seeking to gain valuable experience at a quality airline. The state of the art aircraft provides a chance for pilots to greatly expand their knowledge and experience as aviators. The rigor and dynamic nature of the operation hone pilots’ skills and help them grow as aviators. Tradewind offers advancements opportunities within their operation and offers a wide range of attractive benefits for their employees.
Depending on their experience and qualifications, pilots may have the opportunity to connect with Tradewind through the Accelerated Networking Program. The program is open to PPOT Mentors and Mentees and is administered by the PPOT Pilot Development Team. Pilots seeking to join Professional Pilots of Tomorrow can find more information here: Who We Are. The application for membership can be found here: Interested Pilots. Once a member, pilots have access to additional details regarding the Low-Time Accelerated Networking Program.