Pilot and navigate the flight of fixed-wing aircraft on nonscheduled air carrier routes, or helicopters. Requires Commercial Pilot certificate. Includes charter pilots with similar certification, and air ambulance and air tour pilots. Excludes regional, national, and international airline pilots.
Air Ambulance Captain, Air Tour Pilot, Captain, Charter Pilot, Check Airman, Chief Pilot, Commercial Helicopter Pilot, Commercial Pilot, Corporate Pilot, Emergency Medical Service Rotary Wing Pilot (EMS Rotary Wing Pilot), EMS Helicopter Pilot (Emergency Medical Service Helicopter Pilot), First Officer, Flight Instructor, Helicopter Pilot, Line Pilot, Pilot
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