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Pilots' Detailed Payscale - please state whether payscale is before or after tax
(pension, per diems and brief payscale are listed further down the page)
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Listed pay rates are:
(yearly, hourly etc)
monthly, over 70 hrs receives extra payment/hr.
Turkish Lira as well as the country economy is in a nose dive.
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Guaranteed hours:
(if applicable)
Addtional notes:
Pension on own account.    
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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 base 29900
FO top 15.700 tl monthly after tax 13/Feb/17
FO base 3.500 eur 3.700 usd 13.970 tl monthly. (No raising money due to crisis) 16/Jan/17
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Additional Duty Pay / Per Diems for Turkish Airlines Pilot Jobs
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Capt 240 Tl/hour
FO 195TL
Pension Details for Turkish Airlines Pilot Jobs
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Conditions for Turkish Airlines Pilot Jobs
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Roster Once a month usually around 28. Not stable at all.
Leave You can leave the airline after 15 years, when you come from Turkish Flight Academy in Ankara
Staff travel 2 Staff travel per month (ID90), also for family. Unlimited CED (economy/business) on TK flights. Unlimited MyID ZED Travel after one year
Discounted holidays

Turkish Airlines Pilot Jobs Situation

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Current Situation:  
highly positive You can practice aptitude and psychometric tests here. 15/Jan/18
At the moment no hiring, only local type rated B737 F/O. If you are an expats without at least +6000 hours, don't come and expact an upgrade. Unless you are really desperate   6/Mar/17
Overall Hiring Situation (+ve/neutral/-ve):
Positive   15/Jan/18
Turkish Airlines Pilot Jobs Entry Requirements (including preferred pilot schools)
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See website for details, changes on short notice according to need. 15/Sep/14
No more TR needed. See website for more details as requirements can change according to need 15/Sep/14
Foreigners start as FO only 15/Sep/14
Recruitment Process for Turkish Airlines Pilot Jobs
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If you want to apply for Turkish Flight Academy you must have an Turkish Citizenship. If you do then you will need university bachelor degree. Minimum requirements for applying are; minimum TOEFL score 75 (with speaking 20) or IELTS score 6 (with speaking 6). After applying company will invite you for additional elemination processes like weight&height measurement, DLR 1&2 Test, Group Interview and medical test. Practice aptitude and psychometric tests here.  5/Sep/16
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2x B777F 3X A310 14X A319 33X A320 43X A321 20X A330-200 17X A330-300 7X A340-300 81X B737 Next gen 15X B777-300 31/Dec/17
MoU for 20X A350-900   8/Jan/18
Turkish Airlines Pilot Jobs Recruitment Contact
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Preferred method of application:  
Job Title:  
Website:  15/Sep/14
Pilot vacancies webpage:  
Online application form link:  11/Feb/09
Bases For Turkish Airlines Pilot Jobs (including restrictions for recent pilot school graduates)
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IST (Istanbul). There is no such thing as a base outside of Istanbul. However you can commute on your own expenses from different major destinations like ESB,ADB,AYT etc. etc. but you have to be in Istanbul 12 hours before duty start
(click to look-up airport codes)


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