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Operator Classification
Operator name: Air Southwest
Operator type: Regional
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:
Listed pay rates are:
(yearly, hourly etc)
Yearly
Currency: sterling
Guaranteed hours:
(if applicable)
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Addtional notes: SFO rank for F/Os who have more than 2000 hours and passed command assessment.    
 
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Fleet
DHC8DHC8DHC8
Rank
FOSFOCAPT
Year
 
10
55150
9
54025
8
52889
7
52167
6
30140
50428
5
29562
49269
4
28983
48109
3
27319
34778
46950
2
24040
33619
44632
1
19669
32459
42314
Brief Payscale (please state whether before or after tax) (please ignore if the detailed payscale above is up to date)

last update

Capt top
Capt base £42314
6/Aug/08
FO top
FO base 20k to start then 23k after 6 months, rising as above plus a rise after 1.5 years to 26k. Plus a £5 allowance per day's flying. 6/Aug/08
SO top
SO base
FE top
FE base
   
Flight Pay / Per Diem
last update
Capt None
24/Nov/04
FO None
24/Nov/04
SO
FE
   
Pension Details
last update
 
   
Conditions
last update
Roster unstable, no fixed pattern. requests very hard to arrange as they need to be given several weeks in advance, even though the roster is not produced untill the 3rd week of the month.
24/Aug/10
Leave
Staff travel
Discounted
holidays
 
Employment Situation For Pilots
last update
  Current Situation:  
Bought by Eastern Airways, NQY and PLH bases closed and Dash8 fleet disposed of in early 2012. 31/Jan/13
   
  Outlook:  
28/Feb/11
     
  Overall Situation (+ve/neutral/-ve):  
Neutral   31/Jan/13
   
Entry Requirements
last update
  Captain  
2000hrs in command if type rated, or 2500hrs in multi crew command.
     
  FO  
fATPL, they take a mixture of low hour, FIs, Air Taxi Pilots. Bond GBP20000 reducing monthly over 4 years. 6/Apr/10
     
  SO  
     
  FE  
     
  Scholorship  
 
   
Recruitment Process
last update
Company undecided on best recruitment technique. Latest recruits sent for psychometric testing. 6/Apr/10
     
Fleet
last update
  Current:  
4 x Dash 8 - 300s 28/Feb/11
     
  Orders:  
No Orders.   24/Aug/10
 
Recruitment Contact For Pilots
last update
  Preferred method of application:  
Please email your CV to the address below.
     
  Name:    
Julie Baigent   3/Jun/05
  Job Title:  
Flight Operations Administrator   3/Jun/05
  Address:    
Air Southwest, Plymouth City Airport, Crownhill Plymouth, PL6 8BW   17/Jan/06
       
Tel:
Fax:
Email: j.baigent@airsouthwest.com 17/Jan/06
       
  Website:   
www.airsouthwest.com   17/Jan/06
  Pilot vacancies webpage:   
 
  Online application form link:   
 
     
Bases For Pilots
last update
PLH NQY   11/Dec/07

 

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