Republic Airways Holdings RJet Pilot Prep in Various Base Locations, Indiana


At Republic Airline, our mission is to provide a safe, clean and reliable flying experience. We believe this is best accomplished by focusing on our vision, “With the BEST people, products, and performance, we will be America’s Regional Airline of choice.” Republic Airline is a regional airline headquartered in Indianapolis, operating fixed-fee flights for American Airlines, Delta Air Lines, and United Airlines. The Company’s fleet consists of nearly 190 Embraer 170/175s, offering approximately 950 flights daily to 100 cities in the U.S., Canada, the Caribbean and Central America. Our crew bases include Chicago, IL (ORD), Columbus, OH (CMH), Indianapolis, IN (IND), Kansas City, MO (MCI), Miami, FL (MIA), Newark, NJ (EWR), New York, NY (LGA), Philadelphia, PA (PHL), Pittsburgh, PA (PIT) and Washington, D.C. (DCA). We have 10 maintenance bases: Charlotte, NC (CLT), Chicago, IL (ORD), Columbus, OH (CMH), Indianapolis, IN (IND), Louisville, KY (SDF), Newark, NJ (EWR), New York, NY (LGA), Philadelphia, PA (PHL), Pittsburgh, PA (PIT) and Washington, D.C. (DCA). With more than 5,500 talented aviation professionals, Republic Airline is a great place to get your career off the runway! For more information, please visit our website at.

Duties and Responsibilities

Currently enrolled flight students in a non-aviation degree program can receive a conditional offer of employment for a First Officer Pilot position once they pass their instrument rating, commercial certificate and successfully complete their interview with Republic Airline. The cadet program is the ideal transition from classroom to cockpit with the nation’s leading regional carriers on ultra-modern Embraer E 170/175 aircraft. Because of our diversity in partners – Delta Air Lines, American Airlines and United Airlines – as well as our broad base locations, Republic Airline offers a unique set of options for any interested candidate.


  • Qualify for the Republic Airline Flight Time Initiative

  • Republic Airline will pay for your final 100 hours – multi time included

  • ATP-CTP course paid upon reaching ATP/R-ATP minimum flight experience requirements

  • Hotel accommodations and ground transportation during the ATP-CTP course will be provided

  • Placement into the next available first officer class upon reaching minimums, no additional interview required



  • You must be enrolled in a flight school

  • Your eligibility begins once you have completed your Instrument Rating & Commercial Certificate

  • No more than 2 checkride failures

  • Current FAA First Class Medical

  • Valid Driver’s License

  • Eligible to work in the US

  • Successfully complete an interview with Republic Airline to become a Cadet in the program


  • HR Questions – Pilot Recruiter

  • ATP/CTP Technical Test – 20 questions pulled from the ATP/CTP written

  • Pilot Questions – Republic Airline line pilot

Requisition ID 2017-2136

Location US-IN-Various Base Locations

# of Openings Remaining 1

Pos. Category Pilots