Airline Pilot Interview Example Questions

Pilot Interview Example Questions

A comprehensive database with example competency, motivational and technical airline pilot interview questions designed to help you prepare for your airline assessment

Pilot Interview Example Questions

Join the hundreds of pilots that have downloaded the airline interview question database to help prepare for their upcoming pilot interview. The database consists of over 350 example questions (with suggested answers) that are regularly asked at flight crew interviews.

Unlock the key to acing your airline pilot interview with our comprehensive database of interview questions. From situational to technical, we’ve got you covered with the insider knowledge you need to soar high above the competition. Prepare for success and secure your dream job in the skies with our invaluable resource. Our database has been created by pilot recruiters, a technical chief pilot, and management pilots to ensure it is representative of airline interview questions asked across the globe.

It is suitable for the following candidates:

  • Direct Entry First Officers
  • Low Hour First Officers
  • Direct Entry Captains
  • Cadet Pilot Programs
  • Flight School Entrance Interviews

It is split into the following sections:

  • General interview preparation advice and successful interview techniques
  • Example competency / motivational questions and answers
  • Example aircraft / aviation technical questions and answers

Be Prepared for your Pilot Interview…

With intense competition for each position, which has been exacerbated by the Covid-19 pandemic, it’s vital that you thoroughly prepare for your airline interview in order to place yourself ahead of the competition. Our interview question database is a fantastic tool to help you prepare for your upcoming airline assessment, regardless of your experience level. You can study it in your own time, on any device. We firmly believe that if you can answer the questions in our database, you’ll be thoroughly prepared for your interview! 

Over 350 Pilot Interview Questions

Our pilot interview question bank consists of over 175 personal, competency and motivational based example interview questions (typically referred to as HR “give us an example of…” questions) and over 175 technical questions. We update the database on a regular basis based on feedback from pilots attending assessments and new questions that we come across.

Delivery Instructions

The PDF document will be emailed to you shortly after purchase.

Example Pilot Interview Questions

Here’s a small selection of the type of pilot interview questions that are included in our Airline Interview Question Database – both Competency / Motivational based and Technical Questions:

  • Tell me about the typical day of a pilot?
  • What makes a good first officer?
  • What challenges does the company face over the next 10 years?
  • Tell us about a time you’ve fallen short at something?
  • Explain Dutch Roll?
  • How do you calculate the required sweep of the wings?

All of these questions come with appropriate answers.

FDF Airline Interview Question Database – Competency, Motivational and Technical Example Interview Questions with Answers

£39.99 – Instant PDF Download

What is included in our pilot interview question database?

  • Reviewed in April 2024
  • Emailed to you in PDF format shortly after purchase
  • 350+ interview questions and answers
  • 101-page document consisting of over 33,500 words

Pilot Application Support Package

We also offer our Airline Interview Question Database as part of a pilot application support package which includes our example Cover Letters and CV templates. Individually, these items are priced at £94.97, however when purchased as a package you receive a 37% discount, costing £59.99. You can find out more about our pilot application support package here.

Our interview question database for pilot assessments

For any further queries about our pilot interview question database, please contact us via email at: [email protected]