PURPLE RUNWAY - A FEDEX PATHWAYS PROGRAM

Your opportunity for an aviation career at FedEx just got better. The FedEx Purple Runway Pathways program offers a unique approach to training the pilots of tomorrow, through our Feeder operators and aviation programs across the country.

Feeder operators and participating university aviation programs will guide you through the necessary steps that will put you on the path of becoming a FedEx pilot. You can participate no matter where you are in your flying career: college level or Feeder airline experience.

A Structured Program to Build Your Career Path to Jet Transition Training

  • Feeder Operator College
    Tuition Assistance
  • Build Pilot in Command Time
  • Mentoring Program
  • Advanced Training

PURPLE RUNWAY – A FEDEX PATHWAYS PROGRAM

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  • College Program: 4-year degree with a minimum 2.5 GPA from accredited college/university or AABI accredited aviation program
  • Feeder: The Feeder Airlines can provide qualifying flight hours, including Pilot in Command hours
  • FedEx: Participants that have completed the program and meet FedEx qualifications will be invited to participate in the interview phase of the selection process before external candidates

Frequently Asked Questions

For the opportunity to join one of the world’s most admired companies, visit one of our FedEx Feeder operators:

   Empire Airlines          Mountain Air Cargo