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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)
Monthly gross. Taxfree options available for permament contracts.

(click here to use the currency converter)
Guaranteed hours:
(if applicable)
Guaranteed salary for 60 hours. Average 70-90 hours (depending on fleet). Displayed salaries only apply after 500 hours on type. Before that a lower training pay applies.
Addtional notes:
Company will cover all expenses towards maintaining latvian license and medical. Foreign licenses and medicals will be reimbursed to a maximum of 100 LVL = 140 EUR    
All aircraft typesAll aircraft typesCS300B737
7520 EUR
7100 EUR
4400 EUR
7100 EUR
3650 EUR
6500 EUR
3450 EUR
6500 EUR
Brief Payscale (please state whether before or after tax) (please ignore if the detailed payscale above is up to date)

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Capt top €10000 before tax (average hours) 26/Jun/18
Capt base Approx €4000 net below 60 hours 737.
FO top €4400 GROSS (Up to 60blockhrs p/m) 18/Jul/19
FO base €3450 GROSS (Up to 60blockhrs p/m) 18/Jul/19
SO top

B737 TR 18.000€ Salary from day 1 of TR: 1750€ gross. Salary after Line training 2900€ Gross. Salary after 300hours in company: 4400€ Gross. (Based on 50hours/month)

SO base
FE top
FE base
Additional Duty Pay / Per Diems for Air Baltic Pilot Jobs
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Capt 49eur/sbh (CP1)
FO Typical per diem: 29 EUR p/d.
Pension Details for Air Baltic Pilot Jobs
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Latvian state pension.  
Conditions for Air Baltic Pilot Jobs
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Roster Expect to be flown to FTL limitations in summer. Low moral amongst crews, especially cabin crew, and alternated between lates/nights and earlies with a lot of time, one day off in between. Company does not allow not fit for flight because they say crew will use them strategically for time off.
Leave During the first 6 months: free tickets on all airBaltic Flights (with ZED airlines only for home leave). After 6 months free on all ZED airlines.
Staff travel ID leisure travel tickets in addition to employee their parents, spouse, common- law spouse, children, parents, travel partner and friends can travel (6 months after employment )
Discounted holidays -

Air Baltic Pilot Jobs Situation

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Current Situation:  
Reduction of 700 employees, up to 200 pilots just got made redundant according to seniorty list, rest CC and office You can practice aptitude and psychometric tests here. 12/Apr/20
Government to invest €250 mlln, plus investment plan to increase state shares to 91%, pending approval. After relaunch only A220 fleet will remain.   10/May/20
Overall Hiring Situation (+ve/neutral/-ve):
Neutral   10/May/20

Air Baltic Pilot Jobs Entry Requirements (including preferred pilot schools)
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4000TT 30/Oct/17
At least 300 hours of Commercial Air Transport (CAT) operations on aircraft with EFIS, FMA and FMS systems - MTOW of the aircraft at least 5,7t 23/Jan/19
Recruitment Process for Air Baltic Pilot Jobs
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1st Stage: Online test 2nd Stage: Tech/HR interview, SIM check and Psychological test in Riga 3rd Stage: Skype interview with Cheif Pilot Practice aptitude and psychometric tests here.  6/Nov/17
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22xAirbus 220-300 (+3 before end 2020) 25/Jun/20
Additional order of 30x CS300 (and 30 options)   1/Jun/18
Air Baltic Pilot Jobs Recruitment Contact
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Preferred method of application:  
online applications via website 9/Aug/17
Aleksandra Dubrovska 9/Aug/17
Job Title:  
Social Media Recruitment Specialist 9/Aug/17
Riga International Airport, Tehnikas 3, Mārupe, Mārupes novads, LV-1053 9/Aug/17
Email: (To find out whether your email application has been read use VisualCV)
Website:  28/Mar/05  
Pilot vacancies webpage:  9/Aug/17  
Online application form link:  9/Aug/17    
Bases For Air Baltic Pilot Jobs (including restrictions for recent pilot school graduates)
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Tallinn, Vilnius, Riga, München (Lufthansa wetlease)
(click to look-up airport codes)


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