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Rotor Transition Program

Please note that we are not accepting RTP candidates at this time.

About Envoy

  • Envoy Air is a wholly owned subsidiary of American Airlines Group
  • We fly more than 800 daily departures under the American Eagle Brand to 150 destinations in the United States, Canada, Mexico and the Caribbean
  • Our fleet includes EMB-170/175 and EMB-140/145 aircraft
  • We have three domiciles: Dallas/Fort Worth, Chicago and Miami
  • Our company is headquartered in Irving, Texas (Dallas/Fort Worth area)
  • Envoy offers a competitive benefits package including Medical, Dental, Vision, Life Insurance, 401(k), etc.
  • All Envoy employees and their families enjoy free and unlimited personal travel anywhere throughout the American Airlines global network

Why Military pilots?

We are specifically targeting rotor-wing pilots for a career in commercial aviation.

  • Military aviators qualify for the lowest minimum R-ATP certificate at just 750 hours total time and 250 fixed-wing PIC
  • Most military aviators have the total time requirements but lack the fixed-wing component
  • Envoy has partnered with ATP Flight School to provide training
  • Envoy will financially help you reach the regulatory airplane certifications and experience requirements

How it works

We’ll work with you to customize a training plan specific to your flight time and certificate requirements.

  • Complete an application at Please make sure that you check Rotor Transition Program (RTP) on the “Affiliation” section of the application, otherwise we will not receive your application!
  • Dependent on application review, we will extend an invitation to interview at our headquarters.
  • After a successful interview, you will be put in contact with ATP Flight School to build a training plan.
  • Your training plan will clearly outline the duration and cost of training.

If you have any further questions, please email us at or call (972) 374-4761 to speak directly with a recruiter.

We thank you for your service and look forward to working with you through this process!

Envoy Benefits

All benefits including travel will begin when you have entered ground school with Envoy in Dallas/Fort Worth (DFW). Envoy will provide an airline ticket to/from your interview and to/from your training program.

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