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Operator Classification
Operator name: Flybe (Turboprop)
Operator type: Major/National/Low Cost
Region: Europe
Country: UK
 
Pilots' Detailed Payscale - please state whether payscale is before or after tax
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Fleet
DHC8DHC8DHC8/EJDHC8 Q400DHC8 Q400DHC8 Q400New joiners2016AdditionalTrainingEmolumentsAdditionalTrainingEmoluments
Rank
FO 18/19SFO 18/19CAP 18/19FO 17/18SFO 17/18CAP17/18FO 2016 +CaptainLTCLTC+TRITRI+TRELTCLTC+TRITRI+TRE
Year
 
20
Both jet
+£6250
+8500
+11500
19
Command
Command
& TP
No
increase
until
18
Ready
Ready
Fleets
after
next
pay
17
deal
Apr
2019
16
46018
49234
82896
45268
48484
79893
15
45360
48575
82038
44610
47825
79035
14
44702
47918
81182
43952
47168
78179
13
44034
47259
80324
43293
46509
77321
12
43386
46601
79467
42636
45851
76464
No SFO Pay
11
42727
45943
78609
41977
45193
75606
50000
10
42069
45285
77753
41319
44535
74750
49000
9
41412
44627
76894
40662
43877
73891
48000
8
40752
43968
76038
40002
43218
73035
46000
7
40995
43311
75180
39345
42561
72177
44000
6
39437
42652
74324
38687
41902
71321
42000
5
38778
41994
73466
38028
41244
70463
40000
4
38121
41336
72609
37371
40586
69606
38000
3
36134
39349
71751
35384
38599
68748
35000
2
34147
37363
70895
33397
36613
67892
32000
1
30832
34048
70037
30082
33298
67034
29000
Brief Payscale (please state whether before or after tax) (please ignore if the detailed payscale above is up to date)

last update

Capt top 76893GBP 79853GBP from April 2017 82896 GBP from April 2018
16/Jan/17
Capt base 64034GBP 67034GBP from April 2017 70037GBP from April 2018
16/Jan/17
FO top 50000GBP 16/Jan/17
FO base 29000GBP 16/Jan/17
SO top
SO base
FE top
FE base
   
Flight Pay / Per Diem
last update
Capt 2.12
4/Nov/15
FO 2.12
4/Nov/15
SO
FE
   
Pension Details
last update
1%+1% until year 3. Up to 4%+12% thereafter.  
6/Jul/15
   
Conditions
last update
Roster Summer 17 roster has been more stable than in previous years due to an intense period of recruitment. Expect minimum 8 days off per month in Summer with more given in Winter. A mix of 2, 4 or 6 sector days with nighstopping tours in some bases. Roster is published 10th of the month for the following month. 6 TDOs (Trump guaranteed days) per year. 4 RDOs (requested days off) per month which are issued on seniority basis.
11/Sep/17
Leave 4 weeks inreasing to 7wks after 5 years.
Staff travel Yes, Flybe after 3 months, ID90 on other airlines after 6 months.
4/Nov/15
Discounted
holidays
No
 
Employment Situation For Pilots
last update
  Current Situation:  
Positive - Hiring 9/Apr/18
   
  Outlook:  
Several pilots applying elsewhere however Summer 2017 aircaft handbacks has slowed requirement. 11/Sep/17
     
  Overall Situation (+ve/neutral/-ve):  
Positive   9/Apr/18
   
Entry Requirements
last update
  Captain  
Flybe has a policy of promoting internally to fill command positions. However when required, applications may be considered for Direct Entry Commands from pilots who have at least 2,500 hours total time. This should include a minimum of 500 hours command experience on a relevant type ie aircraft with a MTOW greater than 10 tonnes. General requirements: a valid JAR ATPL or Part-FCL ATPL (full or frozen), valid Class 1 Medical with at least 3 months validity, valid multi engine Instrument Rating, English Language Proficiency endorsement on your licence to Level 4 or above, have the right to live and work in the UK 8/Dec/14
     
  FO  
Newly qualified pilots should have completed either an Integrated or Modular flying course at a recognised Approved Training Organisation (ATO). A minimum of 90% average at ground school stage of training is required. In addition to holding a valid frozen JAR ATPL or Part-FCL ATPL and Class 1 medical on application First Officer candidates should also have completed Multi Crew Co-operation and Jet Orientation courses. Modular candidates should have completed training at a single ATO, not including basic PPL training or ATPL theory study and examination. General requirements: a valid JAR ATPL or Part-FCL ATPL (full or frozen), valid Class 1 Medical with at least 3 months validity, valid multi engine Instrument Rating, English Language Proficiency endorsement on your licence to Level 4 or above, have the right to live and work in the UK 8/Dec/14
     
  SO  
     
  FE  
     
  Scholorship  
From time to time Flybe offer mentored schemes through CAE Oxford, FTE Jerez and Stella Flight Training Organisations. 2 x schemes per year at FTE expected for the forseeebale future.   26/Mar/18
   
Recruitment Process
last update
2 stage process all conducted at Flybe HQ EXT. Panel interview with a member of HR and a pilot (could be anything from line Pilot up to Senior Training Manager). Then sim ride partnered with another interview candidate. Both stages are usually competed on the same day. 14/Nov/17
     
Fleet
last update
  Current:  
54x Q400, 5x Q400NG, 11x E175, 9x E195LR, 5x ATR72 28/Jun/17
     
  Orders:  
4x E175   28/Jun/17
 
Recruitment Contact For Pilots
last update
  Preferred method of application:  
Recommendation on request from an approved training organisation. 14/Nov/17
     
  Name:    
Jo Soper   27/Nov/17
  Job Title:  
Pilot Recruitment Manager   27/Nov/17
  Address:    
New Walker Hangar, 21 Exeter Airport, Clyst Honiton, Exeter, EX5 2BA   27/Nov/17
       
Tel:
Fax:
Email: recruitment@flybe.com 27/Nov/17
       
  Website:   
www.flybe.com/corporate/careers/   18/Aug/11
  Pilot vacancies webpage:   
https://www.flybe.com/careers/pilots/   27/Nov/17
  Online application form link:   
N/A   27/Nov/17
     
Bases For Pilots
last update
ABZ BHD BHX DUS EDI EXT GLA MAN SOU. CWL and DSA are E195 only   31/Dec/17

 

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