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Atlas Pilot Pathway Program

Take The Next Step In Your Career

At Ameriflight, we understand the value of ambition and progression. We make it a point to provide our pilots with opportunities to grow and advance their careers. Whether you’ve been flying for Ameriflight or looking to join the team as a Captain, you could be eligible to take part in the Atlas Air, Southern Air and Ameriflight Pathway Program.


  • Be an active Ameriflight pilot.


  • Express interest in the program to the Chief Pilots Office.


  • Complete minimum of 36 months as a pilot for Ameriflight.
  • Complete Atlas’ ATP/CTP program.
  • Pass an initial review with Atlas or Southern.
  • Participate in professional and career development programs.
  • Complete additional benchmarks.

Atlas Air Worldwide & Ameriflight signing Pathway Program Agreement 11.13.18

Ameriflight was founded in 1968 and has grown from a small air charter and cargo service carrier to an international operator and the nation’s largest 135 cargo airline. Ameriflight is headquartered in Dallas, TX and has more than 500 employees including over 150 pilots and over 100 aircraft. Ameriflight provides feeder services for overnight express carriers such as UPS, FedEx, and DHL. The company can be found on the web at and on Facebook, Instagram, and Twitter at @Ameriflight.

Atlas Air Worldwide is a leading global provider of outsourced aircraft and aviation operating services. It is the parent company of Atlas Air, Inc., Southern Air Holdings, Inc. and Titan Aviation Holdings, Inc., and is the majority shareholder of Polar Air Cargo Worldwide, Inc. Our companies operate the world’s largest fleet of 747 freighter aircraft and provide customers a broad array of Boeing 747, 777, 767, 757 and 737 aircraft for domestic, regional and international cargo and passenger operations. Atlas Air Worldwide’s press releases, SEC filings and other information may be accessed through the company’s home page,