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    Hey I really want to be a commercial airline pilot, but I know maths and physics aren’t for me at gcse let alone a level I’ll do it if I have to but I know it will make me unhappy, but I’ve saw a few people get into aviation schools with a travel and tourism btec is this possible? Or is it too good to be true
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    (Original post by klarissesmithxx)
    Hey I really want to be a commercial airline pilot, but I know maths and physics aren’t for me at gcse let alone a level I’ll do it if I have to but I know it will make me unhappy, but I’ve saw a few people get into aviation schools with a travel and tourism btec is this possible? Or is it too good to be true
    Each school will have it's own entry requirements so have a look or email and ask.
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    (Original post by klarissesmithxx)
    Hey I really want to be a commercial airline pilot, but I know maths and physics aren’t for me at gcse let alone a level I’ll do it if I have to but I know it will make me unhappy, but I’ve saw a few people get into aviation schools with a travel and tourism btec is this possible? Or is it too good to be true
    If you can't deal with Maths and Physics at GCSE level, then I'm afraid you stand very little chance of becoming a commercial or a military pilot. While neither route requires specific qualifications, they both require aptitudes and abilities. The mathematical knowledge required is strong GCSE/basic A level standard, and the Physics perhaps a little more than that, decent A level. If you aren't able to juggle numbers, under pressure, quickly and accurately and make decisions about pressure, force, density, and mechanics, engines etc under pressure, then flying isn't a realistic career option. You can get a PPL without anything but money though.
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    threeportdrift I could do it like I’m predicted quite good grades at both but it absolutely bores me to death I know a lot of people who have become a pilot through travel and tourism and that’s what interests me
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    (Original post by klarissesmithxx)
    threeportdrift I could do it like I’m predicted quite good grades at both but it absolutely bores me to death I know a lot of people who have become a pilot through travel and tourism and that’s what interests me
    Seriously? I don't know any pilots with a BTEC in travel and tourism, and I spent 17 years in the business. But if you know it's proving a useful qualification, why the OP?
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    SO why your original post? It's possible to start training. It's common enough to make the papers.
 
 
 
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