Envoy's Cadet Program is designed to help the most promising university and commercial flight school student pilots make a smooth transition from the classroom to the regional flightdeck.

Once you are employed as a Flight Instructor at one of our numerous affiliate programs, we may offer you financial assistance* and provide you with all the benefits of being an Envoy employee.

Benefits will include:

  • Travel privileges for you and your immediate family on American Airlines flights
  • Comprehensive health, dental and vision coverage
  • 401(k) retirement with company match contributions
  • American Airlines Group profit sharing, and
  • Paid vacation and sick time accrual.


  • Have, or will obtain, your Private Pilots License (PPL) in the next 30 days


  • Community Service
  • Leaders within their communities
  • Involved in aviation or university organizations