By Kyle Garrett
If you’re considering following up your service in the US Military with a career as a commercial helicopter pilot, but you’re not sure about all the details of the new benefits afforded to you by the Post 9/11 GI Bill, we’ve got a rundown of several considerations that should help you understand some of the new benefits and how they can directly benefit your training.
In our new article How To Use Post 9/11 GI Bill Benefits To Pay For Helicopter Flight Training we offer three things to consider when using your Post 9/11 GI Bill Benefits to pay for most of your helicopter flight training, such as the increase of reimbursed training costs from 60% to 100%. The following is just a sample, be sure to click through to read the entire article:
Helicopter flight training costs up to $10,000 dollar per academic year can be reimbursed
For qualified veterans, the Post 9/11 GI Bill increases reimbursed training costs from 60% to 100% with one significant area of concern. That is, the bill introduces a $10,000 dollar per academic year ceiling on reimbursements. While this is certainly worth noting, it isn’t cause for much alarm since most courses can be easily completed for less. read more >>
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