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Pilots' Detailed Payscale - please state whether payscale is before or after tax
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High living and family education costs in UAE.    
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Brief Payscale (please state whether before or after tax) (please ignore if the detailed payscale above is up to date)

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Capt top Close to 70000 AED all included 6/Mar/17
Capt base 40000 roughly
FO top 22,000AED if above 3,000hrs on type (Basic 13,500 + Housing 6,500 + Transport Allowance 2,000) 26/Mar/18
FO base 15,500AED if below 1,500hrs on type (Basic 6,500 + Housing 6,500 + Transport Allowance 2,000) 22,000AED if above 1,500hrs on type (Basic 13,000 + Housing 6,500 + Transport Allowance 2,000) 26/Mar/18
SO top

AED 5000 only.

SO base AED 5000, but only after the cover release which is 2 months approx after the start of line training
FE top
FE base
Additional Duty Pay / Per Diems for Air Arabia Pilot Jobs
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Capt In blocks of 25 credits increments. 35-70-140-280 AED
FO in blocks of 25 hours increments, 20-40-80-160 Aed
Pension Details for Air Arabia Pilot Jobs
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NONE provided  
Conditions for Air Arabia Pilot Jobs
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Roster Worse than many carriers (a lot of night flight 10pm-8am). Hard work - good pay. Possibility of commuting 6/2 offered. Commuting contracts for captains only.
Staff travel Myidtravel agreements with EK EY LH and others
Discounted holidays

Air Arabia Pilot Jobs Situation

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Current Situation:  
Positive hiring in Egypt Morocco and Sharjah You can practice aptitude and psychometric tests here. 2/Apr/18
Reduced frequencies. Everyone is flying less than usual. Mood not to good as no bonus for 2017 work.   24/Apr/17
Overall Hiring Situation (+ve/neutral/-ve):
Positive   2/Apr/18
Air Arabia Pilot Jobs Entry Requirements (including preferred pilot schools)
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A minimum of 5000 hours as your total flying hours. A minimum of 800 hours Pilot-in-command on A320 and currently on A320.Valid ICAO ATPL. To be below the age of 50 years on the date of joining. 3/Jan/09
A minimum of 1500 hours as your total flying hours. A minimum of 800 hours on A320, and currently on A320. Valid ICAO CPL. To be below the age of 50 years on the date of joining. 3/Jan/09
They hire only from their partner flight school , Alpha aviation academy. 19/Sep/12
Selection is divided in 3 days: 1. Computer based aptitude tests and psychometric evaluation. 2. Online English evaluation, written maths/physics tests and personal interview with chief ground instructor. 3. Supervised group exercises and air arabia interview. After successful completion of the assessment you can enroll in the MPL program. Total cost is AED 590,000   3/Apr/17
Recruitment Process for Air Arabia Pilot Jobs
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First day 50 question A320/ ATPL, Psychometric test, Personal Interview. 2) second day Sim Practice aptitude and psychometric tests here.  18/Jun/18
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37X AIRBUS A320 6/Sep/17
6x A321neo LR   13/Mar/18
Air Arabia Pilot Jobs Recruitment Contact
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Preferred method of application:  
online 3/Jan/09
Roy Pereira 28/Jul/14
Job Title:  
Air Arabia, P.O.Box 132, Sharjah, UAE 15/Aug/04
Tel: +971 6 5580000 15/Aug/04
Fax: +971 6 5580008 15/Aug/04
Email: (To find out whether your email application has been read use VisualCV) 28/Jul/14
Website:  15/Aug/04  
Pilot vacancies webpage:  
Online application form link:  15/Aug/04    
Bases For Air Arabia Pilot Jobs (including restrictions for recent pilot school graduates)
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Ras Al Khaima is also counts as a base, adding to commuting time.
(click to look-up airport codes)


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