GI Bill® is a registered trademark of the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs (VA). More information about education benefits offered by VA is available at the official U.S. government Web site at https://www.benefits.va.gov/gibill.
Veterans or current active military should contact their transition officer to review which program(s) they may or may not qualify for assistance.
Depending on the student’s situation, Chapter 33 benefits can include payment of tuition and fees, a monthly housing allowance, a stipend for books and supplies, college fund (kicker) payments, a rural benefit payment, and a Yellow Ribbon Program benefit. Chapter 33 differs from other education Chapters in that each type of payment is issued separately, with some payments made directly to the school and others directly to the student.
Flight School Training at McAir combined with Certified Instructing** to build hours then Instructing is on one of the fastest paths to apply with the airlines.
Completing training and Airline Transport Pilot (ATP) hours building at McAir may provide options and access with the airlines.
Becoming a pilot will open many other opportunities, click to see additional pathways.
*McAir Aviation does not guarantee third-party certifications/ratings.
**Employment is not guaranteed