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Operator Classification
Operator name: Air France
Operator type: Legacy
Region: Europe
Country: France
 
Pilots' Detailed Payscale - please state whether payscale is before or after tax
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Fleet
Rank
Year
 
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 13000 after tax
19/May/12
Capt base 8000 after tax
19/May/12
FO top 10000 after tax 19/May/12
FO base 3500 after tax 19/May/12
SO top
SO base
FE top
FE base
   
Flight Pay / Per Diem
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Capt $30-$130 day dep on dest
29/Aug/11
FO $30-$130 day dep on dest
29/Aug/11
SO
FE
   
Pension Details
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Conditions
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Roster
Leave 48 days (if Summer days are = or - than 20), or 41 (if Summer days are + than 20)
9/Feb/06
Staff travel Yes
9/Feb/06
Discounted
holidays
Yes
9/Feb/06
 
Employment Situation For Pilots
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  Current Situation:  
Hiring, needs 250 pilots per year up to 2019 30/Apr/18
   
  Outlook:  
New subsidiary planned with 10 Longhaul and up to 18 medium haul aircraft. 8/May/17
     
  Overall Situation (+ve/neutral/-ve):  
Positive   30/Apr/18
   
Entry Requirements
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  Captain  
Internal upgrade at 15 years 15/Aug/16
     
  FO  
ex military pilots, experienced pilots from other companies (turboprop, jet), and pilots from Regional Airlines, Britair and CityJet have now an easier way to join 24/Jan/08
     
  SO  
No SOs at Air France 15/Aug/16
     
  FE  
     
  Scholorship  
Air France recently reopened the cadet program with fully paid training and no aviation experience required.   5/Feb/18
   
Recruitment Process
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To meet the requirements ( completely fluent in french, and get the right age/flying experience), then : 1st Step: 8 hours of psychometric test (arithmetic, logic, french fast reading and comprehension). 2nd step: a series of several group exercises with lots of calculation and commun problem to be solved. 3rd step: individual interviews, one with Air France pilots, one with the psy. Last step: commission and final decision... 2/Mar/07
     
Fleet
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  Current:  
18 A318, 38 A319, 42 A320, 20 A321, 15 A330-200, 9 A340-300, 25 B777-200, 43 B777-300, 2 B777-freighter, 10 A380. 2 B787-9 24/Apr/17
     
  Orders:  
Orders for 1 Boeing 787 end of 2016 and 1 in spring 2017   9/May/16
 
Recruitment Contact For Pilots
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  Preferred method of application:  
Online application, or by sending CV+ cover letter. 2/Mar/07
     
  Name:    
 
  Job Title:  
 
  Address:    
 
       
Tel:
Fax:
Email:
       
  Website:   
www.airfrance.com   28/Mar/05
  Pilot vacancies webpage:   
http://corporate.airfrance.com/fr/emploi   24/Apr/17
  Online application form link:   
 
     
Bases For Pilots
last update
CDG (A320 + Long haul) ORY MRS NCE TLS (A320)   15/Aug/16

 

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