Latest Member:    SWA12366     Maximilian Wenker          08/16/18
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Southwest Virtual Airlines welcomes pilots from all backgrounds and experience levels. From the real world pilot to the flight simulator beginner, our doors are open to everyone--well, almost everyone. There are a few very simple requirements which must be met before you can join our organization. Please familiarize yourself with the following 3 requirements, and once you are sure that you satisfy each, you may begin the application process!

1. You must own a valid copy of one of the following computer flight simulators.

2. You must maintain an active internet connection and e-mail account.

Maintaining an interent connection is essential to your participation in any virtual airline. Our reporting technologies use the web to send information to our servers. If you do not have an active internet connection, you may want to consider waiting to apply.

3. Southwest Virtual Airlines pilots and staff are required to understand and adhere to the Pilot Operating Handbook (POH). All policies that govern the pilots and staff are contained in the handbook. The handbook also covers the airline's history, organizational structure, flight categories and equipment. All prospective pilots should download and read the POH and become familiar with the policies and information contained there.

Pilot Handbook
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You must agree to the terms set forth in the Pilot Handbook, Privacy Statement and Copyright Policy.

If you are a former member, please contact Human Resources at to reactivate your membership.


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