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Skip the normal 9-5 job and fly for a living! The airline industry is facing a massive pilot shortage. Now is an excellent time to gain the education and experience you need to fly for the airlines. With over 40 years of pilot training experience, we have the tools and resources you need to accomplish your goals!

Career Pilot Program

Your Fast Track to the Airlines

Part 141 Training

Our Part 141 Career Pilot Program is FAA Certified which means we graduate pilots with less flight hours compared to the normal Part 61 training environment. You are able to to reach your final goal of being an Airline Transport Pilot sooner and at a reduced cost! The instructors at Westfield Flight Academy specialize in training the best pilots in the industry. Become a Certified Flight Instructor in just 4 months! Having trouble affording your Commercial License and beyond? We have partnered with the Meritize Platform to provide our students with financing options to fund your education. Check out more information below!


  • FAA First Class Medical

  • Private Pilot Airplane Single Engine Land

    • Instrument Rating


Commercial Pilot
120 Flight Hours
2-3 Months


Certified Flight Instructor
15 Flight Hours
2 Weeks


Gain experience working for us
Build time while earing a competitive wage
~1200 Flight Hours in about 1 Year

Do you need Financing?


We have partnered with the Meritize Platform to provide our students with financing options to fund your education. With a Meritize Loan, you can get credit for your merit and potentially improve your loan options by sharing your academic history or military background, if approved, full deferment during school is available for certain products.


Check your loan options in minutes without impacting your credit score at


Meritize Lending, LLC, NMLS ID 1661035 (NMLS Consumer Access
Meritize Financial, Inc. NMLS ID 1986399 (NMLS Consumer Access


Terms and Conditions apply. Meritize branded loan products are educational loans issued by Meritize Lending, LLC**. Meritize reserves the right to modify or discontinue products and benefits at any time without notice. To qualify, a borrower must be a U.S. citizen, permanent resident or hold an Employment Authorization Document and meet Meritize’s underwriting requirements. If approved for a loan the actual loan amount, term, payment, and APR amount of loan that a customer qualifies for may vary based on credit determination, state law and other factors. Meritize does not warrant or guarantee any claims made herein, including, but not limited to, gaining admission to a program, concerning the quality or financial strength of any educational institution, securing funding or obtaining employment. Our final loan offer may differ as a result of the school chosen and the associated cost of tuition. Not all schools are eligible for funding. Meritize does not offer educational loans in the following states: IA, IN, KY, ME, MI, ND, NV, SD, VT, WI, WV, WY, PR. All rights reserved.
**For residents of SC, loan is made by Meritize Financial, Inc.


Fly and Earn a Degree


Schenectady County Community College is one of our newest college partners that offers a baccalaureate program in the field of aviation. The pilot option allows students to gain experience in actual flight training toward a Private Pilot Certificate, Instrument Rating, a Commercial Pilot Certificate and a Flight Instructor Certificate in conjunction with their A.S. degree

Aviation Science
  • Pilot Option (A.S.)

  • Non-Pilot Option (A.S.)

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