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How long does it take to train a commercial pilot to fly a fighter jet?

Basics of US Airforce fighter training: After completing pilot training (T-5's, T-38's) and with a pilot license: 8 Week fighter principal school (still flying T-5, T-38's). 6 Months to learn to fly a ...
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Can three pilots accumulate total flight time while training?

You didn't say what branch of service you were in, but in the hard cover logbooks used by the USN and USMC, there are 4 columns under the header "PILOT TIME". Those 4 columns are listed ...
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Can three pilots accumulate total flight time while training?

Your question of whether or not a copilot can log SIC time while not seated in a crew seat is an absolute NO. They cannot log SIC time. §61.51(f) Logging second-in-command flight time. A person may ...
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Can three pilots accumulate total flight time while training?

Your Question: "Can the two copilots log the entire time of the flight towards their total flight time even when not seated in one of the two pilot seats? Of course they could only log SIC time ...
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Has Air Traffic Control ever had to talk a first time pilot through a landing due to an emergency?

A totally inexperienced passenger of a Cessna 208 from the Bahamas successfully landed in Palm Beach on May 10, 2022 with guidance from a controller who is also a flight instructor. https://www.wpbf....
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