Category Archives: Airline-Partnerships

Del Sol Aviation Partners With Ameriflight To Provide Student To Career Pilot Pathway

Career progression is now easier than ever with a new agreement that benefits students training with Del Sol.

Paperwork has finalized and the ink is barely dry but we couldn’t hold our excitement in. We had to share this exciting new partnership between Del Sol Aviation and Ameriflight, the premier air logistics solution. The agreement guarantees qualifying pilots from Del Sol Aviation an interview with the Ameriflight team.

The agreement is designed to ensure that pilots continue to receive the quality flight training provided at Del Sol Aviation and continue to produce high quality, safe pilots for Ameriflight.

To qualify, students must meet the following:

  • Complete the FAA Commercial Pilot Certificate with Airplane multiengine Land and Instrument ratings
  • Obtain CFI certificate and have instructed at Del Sol Aviation for a minimum of 12 months
  • Hold a Second Class medical certificate
  • Maintain an excellent worth ethic and obtain letters of recommendation from the Senior Flight Department of Del Sol Aviation
  • Sign a release form authorizing Ameriflight to review the pilot’s academic, aeronautical, work and other Del Sol Aviation records and FAA records
  • Be competitive and meet the same standards of interview and employment required of other candidates applying for the pilot positions with Ameriflight
  • Pass any required background checks and written hiring policies.

Del Sol Aviation is committed to providing the highest quality training for their students and pilots. By arranging the opportunities for our pilots to progress along their careers is just one more way that Del Sol aims to be the best option for flight training in New Mexico.

Ameriflight and its subsidiaries operate 215 aircraft over 100,000 hours per year. They service major international integrators, manufacturers and freight forwarders throughout North America and the Caribbean. Since 1968 Ameriflight has been the leader in the small feeder cargo world.

For questions concerning this agreement or to schedule your flights today, call us at 505-337-3398.

Guaranteed Interviews With Sierra West Airlines

Del Sol Aviation Partners with Sierra West Airlines to Provide Guaranteed Interviews to Qualified Pilots

Del Sol Aviation is pleased to announce its new partnership with Sierra West Airlines. As one of the top flight schools in New Mexico we pride ourselves on generating quality training and therefore, quality pilots.

In an effort to provide maximum value to our customers and our amazing flight instructors we are constantly working to provide an easy path for advancing careers.

Sierra West Airlines, located in El Paso, TX, was started in the early 1990s and has over 25 years of experience with charter transportation. They fly you or your cargo anywhere in the United States with some international locations such as Canada, Mexico and the Caribbean.

SWA has opportunities to fly aircraft such as an Executive Lear 55 and a Falcon 20 to name a few. Their services range from On-Demand flights where they strive to be wheels up within an hour, Private passenger flights and medical and animal transportation.

Pilots who meet the following will be given a guaranteed phone interview.

  • Must be recommended by Del Sol Aviation management
  • FAA Commercial Pilot with multi-engine and instrument ratings
  • FAA First Class Medical (or ability to obtain prior to reporting)
  • FAA-regulated Drug and Alcohol program
  • 800 hours total flight time
  • 250 hours pilot-in-command time
  • 150 hours cross-country
  • 50 hours multi-engine
  • 50 hours night time
  • Applicants must meet all above criteria and complete online application with “Del Sol Aviation” referenced.

All applicants who interview with Sierra West Airlines from this agreement must meet the same standards for employment as other candidates of Sierra West Airlines.

We at Del Sol Aviation are proud of our instructors and their continuing dedication to providing the highest quality training available. We look forward to a long and successful relationship with Sierra West Airlines and can’t wait to watch our students move on to such an amazing career opportunity.