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Operator Classification
Operator name: Qatar Airways
Operator type: Legacy
Region: Middle East
Country: Qatar
 
Pilots' Detailed Payscale - please state whether payscale is before or after tax
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Currency: QAR Riyals
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Fleet
Rank
FOSFOCapt
Year
 
10
51505
9
48955
8
46624
7
43170
6
30341
41115
5
25400
28590
39157
4
24660
27760
35568
3
23950
26950
34530
2
23260
26170
33525
1
22575
25410
32550
Brief Payscale (please state whether before or after tax) (please ignore if the detailed payscale above is up to date)

last update

Capt top Top: 51505 QAR. Housing: 15000 QAR. Utility: 300 QAR. Tel: 33 QAR. Transport: 1800 QAR.
19/Oct/15
Capt base Base: 32550 QAR. Housing: 15000 QAR. Utility: 300 QAR. Tel: 33 QAR. Transport: 1800 QAR.
19/Oct/15
FO top Top: 30341 QAR. Housing: 13000 QAR. Utility: 300 QAR. Tel: 33 QAR. Transport: 1500 QAR. 19/Oct/15
FO base Base: 22575 QAR. Housing: 13000 QAR. Utility: 300 QAR. Tel: 33 QAR. Transport: 1500 QAR. 19/Oct/15
SO top N/A.
5/Oct/15
SO base Base: 10000 QAR. Housing: 6000 QAR. Utility: 300 QAR. Tel: 33 QAR. Transport: 1000
10/Jan/17
FE top
FE base
   
Flight Pay / Per Diem
last update
Capt Above 850 block t.777 800 other wide body 660 A320 Double rate paid as overtime
20/Mar/17
FO Above 850 block t.777 800 other wide body 660 A320 Double rate paid as overtime
20/Mar/17
SO 60 QAR per scheduled block hour during line training. Meal allowance depending on destination.
1/Feb/16
FE
   
Pension Details
last update
End Of Service Benefits as per Qatar Labour Law, or, International Saving Plan: employer pays 10% of basic monthly salary into the plan. Employee pays a compulsory minimum 5% (maximum 15%) of monthly basic salary into the plan.  
28/Sep/15
   
Conditions
last update
Roster Stable rosters. Bidding system. Minimum 8 days off per month. Minimum 4 days off per months in a row (if possible). Maximum 6 days off per month in a row. LEAVE: 42 days per year: 21 days per 6 months period to be taken in multiples of 7 days. New on-line leave management system (bidding, changes, swaps).
12/Oct/15
Leave 42 days, leave bids by seniority.
Staff travel For self, spouse and children: 1 complimentary annual leave ticket; After 3 months: unlimited QR ID90/ID50 business/economy tickets; After 6 months: unlimited ID90/ID50 business/economy tickets with most carriers worldwide. OneWorld Subload, myIDTravel. For family and relatives: after 3 months: 12 QR ID90/ID50 business/economy tickets per year; After 6 months: unlimited ID90/ID50 business/economy tickets with most carriers worldwide and 32 OneWorld Subload tickets per year for close family. New: guest passes for family and friends: 15 QR ID90/ID50 business/economy tickets per year.
5/Oct/15
Discounted
holidays
Yes
9/Jan/12
 
Employment Situation For Pilots
last update
  Current Situation:  
non-stop hiring on all fleets 15/Jan/18
   
  Outlook:  
Continuous fleet expansion, expecting more than 500 pilots to join and expecting close to 200 command upgrades in 2016. 29/Feb/16
     
  Overall Situation (+ve/neutral/-ve):  
Positive   15/Jan/18
   
Entry Requirements
last update
  Captain  
As advertised on website for DEC. 5000tt A320 command upgrade 6500tt plus 2000>100t all other fleets command upgrade. 11/Aug/14
     
  FO  
Lots of upgrades at the moment on Boeing fleets. 1000 hrs. Expect to log approx 600 per year after factoring on widebody fleet. Can be a very long wait to upgrade on boeing fleet depending on your hours upon joining. A320 command only offered to airbus f/o's 4/Apr/16
     
  SO  
No (fast track) SO recruitment. All positions filled for the future. Minimum Requirements: ATPL and 1500 multi crew. Rating highly preferred. 1/Jul/12
     
  FE  
     
  Scholorship  
Schooling allowance is up to a total of 3 kids (all kids) of 125000 QR per year / as long kids are 21 years or younger   5/Jan/15
   
Recruitment Process
last update
After invitation 2 days in Qatar. Day 1: introduction, 50 ATPL questions exam, interview with HR and/or pilot(s). Day 2: simulator check (most likely A320). After every stage they tell you if you passed to the next stage. You need a minimum amount of points per stage, then after 2 weeks they tell you if you got hired, as you need to pass the final benchmark. 21/Dec/15
     
Fleet
last update
  Current:  
2 Airbus Long Range A319LRs 39 Airbus A320s 8 Airbus A321-200s 13 Airbus A330-200s 13 Airbus A330-300s 4 Airbus A340-600s 19 Airbus A350-900s (4 leased LATAM aircraft) 8 Airbus A380 Total Airbus passenger fleet – 106 30 Boeing 787-8 Dreamliner 9 B777-200LRs 34 B777-300ERs Total Boeing passenger fleet – 73 8 Airbus A330 Freighters 12 Boeing 777F Freighters 1 Boeing 747 Freighters (leased) Total Cargo fleet – 21 14/Aug/17
     
  Orders:  
Fleet on Order 110 Boeing 777Xs (including options) 10 Boeing 777-300ER 65 Airbus A350s 30 Boeing 787s (including options) 4 Boeing 777F 75 Airbus A320 Neos (including options) 5 Airbus A380-800s (2 firm and 3 options) 8 Airbus A330 Freighters options 60 Boeing 737 MAX 8 (20 firm and 40 options)   14/Aug/17
 
Recruitment Contact For Pilots
last update
  Preferred method of application:  
All pilot candidates must apply through the Qatar Airways website (see link below). 11/Aug/11
     
  Name:    
Captain Gavin Graham   10/Jan/17
  Job Title:  
B777 Chief Pilot   10/Jan/17
  Address:    
The Human Resources Department, Qatar Airways P.O. Box 22550, Doha, State of Qatar  
       
Tel:
Fax: 974 4464660 12/Dec/11
Email: fopsc@qatarairways.com 4/Dec/12
       
  Website:   
www.qatarairways.com  
  Pilot vacancies webpage:   
N/A   8/Jul/10
  Online application form link:   
http://careers.qatarairways.com/qatarairways/vacancysearch.aspx   14/Jul/14
     
Bases For Pilots
last update
Doha   13/Jan/08

 

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