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Operator Classification
Operator name: Thomas Cook Airlines (UK)
Operator type: Charter
Region: Europe
Country: UK
 
Pilots' Detailed Payscale - please state whether payscale is before or after tax
(pension, per diems and brief payscale are listed further down the page)
Effective from: January 2018
Listed pay rates are:
(yearly, hourly etc)
Yearly
Currency: Pound Sterling (GBP?)
Guaranteed hours:
(if applicable)
(click here to use the currency converter)  
Addtional notes: Legacy 'A' payscale for pilots joining pre 2015 with enhanced DC pension scheme. 'B' payscale for all pilots joining post April 2015. Annual Basic + non-pensionable loyalty Bonus. Recent Pilot salary increase awarded 2018.    
 
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Fleet
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Rank
CPTCPT BonusSFOSFO BonusFO
Year
 
20
93,542
13,527
-
-
-
19
93,542
13,527
-
-
-
18
93,542
13,527
58,605
8,475
-
17
93,542
13,527
58,605
8,475
-
16
93,542
13,527
58,605
8,475
-
15
93,542
9,018
58,605
5,650
-
14
93,542
9,018
58,605
5,650
-
13
93,542
9,018
58,605
5,650
-
12
93,542
9,018
58,605
5,650
-
11
93,542
9,018
58,605
5,650
-
10
93,542
4,509
58,605
2,825
-
9
93,542
4,509
58,605
2,825
-
8
93,542
4,509
58,605
2,825
-
7
93,542
4,509
58,605
2,825
-
6
93,542
4,509
58,605
2,825
-
5
91,887
-
58,605
-
-
4
90,262
-
57,454
-
-
3
88,666
-
56,328
-
48,477
2
87,099
-
55,225
-
43,284
1
85,559
-
54,143
-
40,454
Brief Payscale (please state whether before or after tax) (please ignore if the detailed payscale above is up to date)

last update

Capt top £126,072
30/Apr/18
Capt base £89,828
30/Apr/18
FO top £79,594 30/Apr/18
FO base £56,845 30/Apr/18
SO top n/a
21/Dec/15
SO base n/a
21/Dec/15
FE top
FE base
   
Flight Pay / Per Diem
last update
Capt 3.28/hr GBP (0.75/hr GBP tax free, balance is taxable) Day Off Payment 445.13 to 1,085.09 GBP (taxable) Early Start Payment 120.97 GBP (taxable)
26/Dec/10
FO 3.28/hr GBP (0.75/hr GBP tax free, balance is taxable) Day Off Payment 311.58 to 759.49 GBP (taxable) Early Start Payment 120.97 GBP (taxable)
26/Dec/10
SO Same as FO
12/Dec/10
FE
   
Pension Details
last update
10% employee/ 15% company based on gross basic  
23/Oct/17
   
Conditions
last update
Roster 24 GDO's - Requested guaranteed days off
19/Dec/16
Leave 42 days, increasing to 50 days per annum with 5 years service.
16/Apr/09
Staff travel Yes
Discounted
holidays
Yes
 
Employment Situation For Pilots
last update
  Current Situation:  
Fleet size stable. Increased use of ACMI to support expansion. EMA and STN become ACMI only, forced relocation for TCX pilots. 21/May/18
   
  Outlook:  
Neutral. Pilot moral quite poor after strike action and base closures. Pay package below similar competitors. 21/May/18
     
  Overall Situation (+ve/neutral/-ve):  
Neutral   21/May/18
   
Entry Requirements
last update
  Captain  
No direct entry Captain. promote from within. 19/Jul/14
     
  FO  
Min 500hrs on company type. EASA licenses. Airbus rating preferred. 19/Jul/14
     
  SO  
Taking a small number of fATPL integrated cadets white tails from CTC aviation. 17/Aug/15
     
  FE  
     
  Scholorship  
New Mentored Airline Pilot Programme beginning August 2018 with long-standing training partner- FTE Jerez.   30/Apr/18
   
Recruitment Process
last update
standard interview, simulator assessment. 12/Jan/15
     
Fleet
last update
  Current:  
38xA321, 9xA330 28/Aug/17
     
  Orders:  
None   9/Aug/16
 
Recruitment Contact For Pilots
last update
  Preferred method of application:  
Online applications only please 11/Feb/08
     
  Name:    
Steve Rennison   28/Aug/17
  Job Title:  
Pilot Manager   28/Aug/17
  Address:    
Hangar One, Western Maintenance Area, Runger Lane, Manchester Airport, M90 5FL   25/Sep/08
       
Tel: N/A 25/Nov/09
Fax:
Email:
       
  Website:   
www.thomascookairlines.co.uk   30/Sep/08
  Pilot vacancies webpage:   
http://www.thomascook.com/recruitment/cabin-crew-and-pilots/pilot-vacancies   3/Dec/09
  Online application form link:   
http://www.thomascook.com/recruitment/cabin-crew-and-pilots/pilot-vacancies   3/Dec/09
     
Bases For Pilots
last update
MAN LGW BHX BRS GLA BFS(reduced contract)   21/May/18

 

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