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Zero Time to Airline Enrollment Steps

How to Apply for Admission to Zero Time to Airline

There are 4 ways to begin the admissions process at Thrust Flight:

  1. Submit a Contact Form: Contact Us
  2. Telephone: 972.735.9099, option 2
  3. Email:
  4. Mail or In-person visit by appointment: 4700 Airport, Addison, Texas 75001

Admissions Process:

There are three phases to the ZTA admissions process at Thrust Flight.

Phase 1 – Pre-admission 

  • Discuss your educational objectives and determine the Zero Time to Airline program that’s right for you.
  • Complete the application form.
  • Apply for financing if applicable.

Phase 2 – Qualification

  • Financial qualification
  • Pay a non-refundable application fee
  • Take qualification exam(s) applicable to the selected program 
  • Conduct admissions interview
  • Obtain TSA approval for non-US citizens

Phase 3 – Enrollment 

  • Upload required documents to Thrust Flight:
    • Copy of an unexpired passport, or unexpired drivers’ license and birth certificate
    • Photographs of any current pilot, instructor and/or mechanic certificates
    • Copy of valid FAA medical certificate (1st class required for Zero Time to Airline program)
    • Copy of high school or college diploma or official transcript (not required for continuing education courses)
    • Valid in-force non-owned (“renter’s”) aircraft insurance policy with a minimum of $25,000 in aircraft damage coverage appropriate for the aircraft class to be flown (single or multi-engine)
  • Notice of Acceptance, Rejection or Waitlisting by admissions office
  • If accepted, Execute enrollment documents:
    • Enrollment Agreement
    • Rental and Services Agreement
    • Sales Tax Exemption form
    • Catalog Receipt Acknowledgement
    • Safety Practices and Procedures Manual Receipt Acknowledgement
    • Student Handbook Receipt Acknowledgement
    • Self Pay Agreement if applicable
    • Student Housing Licensing Agreement if applicable

Ready to get started on your Zero Time to Airline program? Fill out our contact form and a member of our admissions team will reach out shortly.