The 25-year-old sisters Lexie and Emily Wilson, who are from Austin, Texas, wanted to change careers and were interested in aviation. After visiting ATP, they were certain it was the institution they wanted to attend. The sisters were given a timeframe by ATP that really felt ᴍᴀɴageable, and with the use of ATP’s resources, their objective of joining the airlines would be expedited.
At Austin-Bergstrom International Airport in Austin, Texas, the Wilsons took their checkride tests.
They are pilots of the fourth generation. Curtis Wilson, their father, is a pilot and flying instructor for an international airline. He helps out at the Orbis Flying Eye Hospital as a volunteer. Their granddad flew 32 Boeing B-17 Flying Fortress sorties over Europe during World War II. In 1916, their great-grandfather received his pilot’s license while serving in the U.S. Army Signal Corps.
The Wilsons want to work as commercial pilots. They will move to Phoenix in order to finish an intensive training program at ATP Flight School.
Follow ɪᴅᴇɴᴛɪᴄᴀʟ twin sisters Emily and Lexie as they pursue careers as airline pilots at ATP’s Phoenix-Mesa training facility. They are the first female aviators in their family. Discover what it’s like to be a student in the Airline Career Pilot Program, then take an Admissions Flight to see how ATP’s airline-focused training works for yourself.
Lexie and Emily Wilson, twin sisters, were born at the same time. At the age of 24, they both earned their private pilot licenses on December 7, 2019.
Let’s see Becoming Airline Pilots Together – Emily and Lexie’s Journey at ATP Flight School int he ᴀᴡᴇsome video below.
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