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Welcome to Airline Pilot Careers Services. We are airline hiring experts and pride ourselves in the ability to ensure you represent yourself as a professional aviator, as seen through the eyes of a recruiter. Each member of the Airline Pilot Careers team has served on recruiting and hiring boards at various air carriers and aviation organizations. It is our goal to guide you toward the attainment of your dream occupation. To get started, select which pilot career service fits your needs. We look forward to speaking with you soon.

"It was Justin's expertise and keen eye for detail that highlighted my hard work, and ultimately led to my success. After he performed a thorough application review; not only was I confident, I was successful at getting the interview with FedEx."

- John, First Officer MD-11, FedEx

"I wasn't sure if I should pay to have my app reviewed or not since I had gone through it several times myself. However, I am so glad I did! Alex was great to work with and he pointed out several things on my app that needed reformatting "The Delta Way." Not only is my app a night and day difference from what it was, but it got me an interview only a few months later! I would highly recommend these guys."

- Tyler, First Officer 717, Delta

"I worked with Justin to review my application and answer questions before my Delta Air Lines interview. He was very helpful and professional getting me prepared for the application process. I would recommend Justin to help pilots looking to advance their careers."

- Scott, First Officer 737, Delta

Job Interview


Speak with an active Airline Pilot & Recruiting Professional!

30 minute session


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Due to scheduling availability, Application and Resume Review customers will be accepted on a case-by-case basis.

Business Meeting


Due to scheduling availability, Interview Preparation customers will be accepted on a case-by-case basis.

Meet Our Team


Dr. Alex Nikle, co-founder and Consultant at Airline Pilot Careers, is an aviation enthusiast employed as a Captain at a legacy air carrier. He specializes on vocational studies and career mentoring for professional pilots and aspiring aviators. Dr. Nikle has served on various pilot recruiting and hiring boards at university, corporate flight, and airline organizations.


Justin is a co-founder and Consultant at Airline Pilot Careers as well as a Captain at a legacy airline. Justin has filled many roles in the aviation industry including Pilot Mentor, Ground and Flight Instructor, Pilot Recruiter and Interviewer, as well as Captain Line Check Airman. He is a graduate of the University of North Dakota, class of 2009.


Danielle is a pilot at a legacy air carrier and Consultant at Airline Pilot Careers. Throughout her career she has always enjoyed teaching and building relationships with those in the aviation community. Danielle is a flight instructor, (CFI,CFII,MEI) and at the regional level she held the positions as Captain, Pilot Recruiter, Interviewer, Captain Leadership (CELL) Facilitator, and New Hire Mentor. Danielle has also volunteered and been an active member for many aviation organizations including Women In Aviation, ALPA ACE, Minnesota ACE Camp, and more. "I am excited to help you reach your aviation goals!" - Danielle


Brian is a Consultant at Airline Pilot Careers currently employed at a major US air carrier. He has served as a Pilot Recruiter, interview team member, and Line Check Airman. Brian brings a significant amount of airline recruiting experience to Airline Pilot Careers having participated in a multitude of airline recruiting events. He is a 2010 graduate of the University of North Dakota with a B.S. in Commercial Aviation. 


Tyler is a Consultant at Airline Pilot Careers. Tyler brings a wealth of interview knowledge having been the head of pilot recruiting at his former regional air carrier in addition to his experience as a Pilot Examiner. Tyler is a graduate from the University of North Dakota with a B.S. in Aeronautics with over 14 years of flying experience.

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