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Operator Classification
Operator name: Wow Air
Operator type: Major/National/Low Cost
Region: Europe
Country: Iceland
 
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)

last update

Capt top Used to be 10400 € before tax. But has changed.
8/May/17
Capt base 5300 basic captain. 20/10. perdiems paid for 20 days and extra for flying days. all in all €7500 gross. pay continues to decrease compared to 2016.
20/Feb/17
FO top
FO base 125€/day worked. 20 days guaranteed payment -2500€ gross 31/Jan/17
SO top
SO base
FE top
FE base
   
Flight Pay / Per Diem
last update
Capt 120 x flt day 60 x non flt day 500E sold off day 150E x hr abv 75hrs
9/Aug/16
FO 90€ per diem during flight days 45€ per diem during non flight day. No per diem during the OFF period (10 days per month)
25/Apr/16
SO
FE
   
Pension Details
last update
 
   
Conditions
last update
Roster 20 days ON / 10 days OFF (not paid at all during the OFF period)
25/Apr/16
Leave
Staff travel ID stanby tickets on WOW Air flights
26/Jan/17
Discounted
holidays
 
Employment Situation For Pilots
last update
  Current Situation:  
Hiring experienced flight crew 31/Dec/17
   
  Outlook:  
Still growing fast, no capacity to handle it. Unorganized office and standardization department. More and more contractor joining without being capable of giving them an apartment, currently living in a remote Hostel near KEF airport. 26/Jan/17
     
  Overall Situation (+ve/neutral/-ve):  
Positive   31/Dec/17
   
Entry Requirements
last update
  Captain  
     
  FO  
500 on type 25/Jan/16
     
  SO  
     
  FE  
     
  Scholorship  
Pilot training network supplies them with 30 people per year   2/Oct/17
   
Recruitment Process
last update
Technical A320 test + Personality test + Personal interview + Sim check 25/Apr/16
     
Fleet
last update
  Current:  
2 320 flown by avian due lack of pilots 8 321 3 333 26/Nov/16
     
  Orders:  
4x A330-900neo   2/May/17
 
Recruitment Contact For Pilots
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  Preferred method of application:  
     
  Name:    
 
  Job Title:  
 
  Address:    
 
       
Tel:
Fax:
Email:
       
  Website:   
http://wowair.co.uk/   5/Oct/15
  Pilot vacancies webpage:   
 
  Online application form link:   
 
     
Bases For Pilots
last update
KEF   8/May/17

 

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