Pan Am, Swift Air sign alliance agreement

Pan Am International Flight Academy has signed a strategic alliance agreement and hiring pipeline agreement with Swift Air LLC, to provide the airline with qualified pilot applicants, the company said.

As part of the agreement, Pan Am will partner with Swift Air to support Swift Air´s pilot hiring. Pan Am will offer a comprehensive training solution that will include graduate pilots from the Pan Am Career Pilot Academy, an FAA 141 flight school located in Kissimmee Florida that meets the hiring criteria of Swift Air. Qualified applicants will have the opportunity to interview with Swift Air and Pan Am will offer jet transition and initial type training on Swift Air fleet types as part of this program.

Swift Air is an American airline based out of the Phoenix Sky Harbor International Airport in Phoenix, Arizona, and operates a fleet of business and commercial Boeing 737-300/400 jets–available for charter and private use.

Pan Am International Flight Academy, headquartered in Miami, FL, has its origins in Pan American World Airways as its original training division, and provides flight simulation and training on major aircraft types with over 200 professional training programs and instructors training on over 50 full flight simulators.