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Operator Classification
Operator name: Helvetic Airways
Operator type: Major/National/Low Cost
Region: Europe
Country: Switzerland
 
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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(yearly, hourly etc)
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Currency: Swiss Francs (CHF)
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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)

last update

Capt top SFr 11 500
14/May/09
Capt base SFr 8500
14/Apr/06
FO top
FO base 4500 b. Tax 19/Sep/16
SO top
SO base none
19/Sep/16
FE top
FE base
   
Flight Pay / Per Diem
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Capt SFr 400/month
14/Apr/06
FO SFr 400/month
14/Apr/06
SO SFr 400/month
31/Aug/16
FE
   
Pension Details
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Conditions
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Roster
Leave if below 30 years 28 days, thereafter 35 days, 42 if above 40 years.
16/May/09
Staff travel yes
31/Dec/04
Discounted
holidays
Some discounts offered, for example 10% with KUONI travel agency
31/Aug/16
 
Employment Situation For Pilots
last update
  Current Situation:  
Several Swiss Global Pilots are still on the EMBs. They will all have returned to Swiss by approximately Summer of 2017. 31/Aug/16
   
  Outlook:  
Flying wetlease with two F100 for Lufthansa over summer 2/Apr/18
     
  Overall Situation (+ve/neutral/-ve):  
Neutral   2/Apr/18
   
Entry Requirements
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  Captain  
No direct entry captains at the moment 20/Jul/15
     
  FO  
ATPL or even fATPL, MCC, JAR licence. all levels of experiance considered. ONLY applications from candidates who performed flying education with our partner ATO HORIZON S.F.A.w will be considered 4/Nov/15
     
  SO  
none 31/Dec/04
     
  FE  
none 31/Dec/04
     
  Scholorship  
Partially through Horizon Flight Academy, successful students are offered an invitation for a screening after their training.   20/Jul/15
   
Recruitment Process
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Wombat-CS Test or called Hupex Test as well. ATPL-Theory Test;General Knowledge about Switzerland- Topics and aks Questions about the PPT.- Presentation which is sent to you via the invitation letter, so look closely to this content; Psych and English Test. SIM Ride on DA 42 TDI; basic IFR procedures as Intercepts and Holding with 40 kts X-wind; you are fighting alone in the SIM 23/Aug/09
     
Fleet
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  Current:  
Embraer E190 (7), Fokker 100 (5). Airbus has been sold already since dew weeks 5/Jun/17
     
  Orders:  
None. However, there are rumours about the Fokkers being replaced by E170s or turboprops (unlikely).   31/Aug/16
 
Recruitment Contact For Pilots
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  Preferred method of application:  
Helvetic Pilot Hiring Web Page 17/Sep/10
     
  Name:    
 
  Job Title:  
 
  Address:    
Helvetic Airways AG, Steinackerstrasse 56, CH-8302 Kloten   5/Mar/18
       
Tel: +41 44 270 85 45 5/Mar/18
Fax:
Email: info@helvetic.com 17/Sep/10
       
  Website:   
www.helvetic.com   31/Dec/04
  Pilot vacancies webpage:   
none   31/Dec/04
  Online application form link:   
https://career.helvetic.com/vacancies/flt   5/Mar/18
     
Bases For Pilots
last update
ZRH / LSZH (during summer, a handful of pilots may choose BRN / LSZB as base)   31/Aug/16

 

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