Large planes are complex systems and there’s only so much a captain can do. That’s why flight engineers play a critical role in monitoring and operating systems in coordination with the captain.
If you dream of becoming a flight engineer, Pilot Mall has the resources to help. Gleim’s Online Ground School for Flight Engineer offers 12 months of unlimited access to lessons for both FEX and FEJ and practice tests.
Being part of a flight crew is an exciting career. But first, you have to put in the hard work of studying. Get to it!