Spooky 1 said:I know guys who were Captain at TWA and CAL at age 23 and 24 respectively. Both were on the B707, no funky little AirBus.
USAFftrplt said:I dont see the big deal about it...have plenty of friends in the AF that are flying C-17s C-5s etc that are 24,25 years old. Have another friend that flies Block 52 Vipers for the SC ANG and he is only 21 right now (was 19 going starting UPT)!
You are right..also during the 80s PeopleXpress had a 26 year old female capt I remember reading
landlover said:I think this guy PFt'd. Read article, "self sponsered"= PFT as it was explained to me by a Norweigen that went to Oxford.
Flightjock30 said:Wow! I thought you had to have a 4 year degree before being able to fly in the military which would put you at a minimum at age 21 or 22. I assume they went to the USAF Academy? Or have things changed?