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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)
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7 days, before payment day, SunExpress calculates best Euro currency of all Turkish Banks. Best rate will be used to pay all Euro's in Turkis Lira's. Most probably Captains may choose to be paid in Euro's or Turkish Lira's
(click here to use the currency converter)
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(if applicable)
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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 8250 Euro after tax 22/Feb/16
Capt base 6900 Euro after tax 100E yearly increase. After 4yr a one-time 450E increase
FO top Payrise as of 2020: 4500 eu basic salary Net. 26/Jan/20
FO base Starting directly during your training with 3500EU, 2nd year 3750 EU, 3rd year 4000 EU and 4th year 4250EU basic salary. 26/Jan/20
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Additional Duty Pay / Per Diems for SunExpress Pilot Jobs
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FO 30 euro domestic layovers 50 euro international layovers 40 euro per a hour after 80 hours flight time Night flight payment is 30 euro each
Pension Details for SunExpress Pilot Jobs
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No pension  
Conditions for SunExpress Pilot Jobs
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Roster Rosters are published 7 days before end of each month. A lot of changes during summermonths. Flighttime during summer around 95 hrs and winter around 30/40 hrs. Summer 2020 a lot of layovers in other bases.Expect also some layovers in the wintermonths
Staff travel Yes, mainly with the Lufthansa Group and Turkish Airlines ,and several airlines on Myidtravel
Discounted holidays

SunExpress Pilot Jobs Situation

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Current Situation:  
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Las Vegas and Orlando out of MUC   11/Aug/19
Overall Hiring Situation (+ve/neutral/-ve):
Viamedic Com Vfw Store - Cialis Levitra Posologie Forum cialis prescription Cos'E Levitra   22/Apr/20

SunExpress Pilot Jobs Entry Requirements (including preferred pilot schools)
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4000TT, 1500 flight hours on aircraft in excess of 27000 kg MTOW, 1000PIC Min 3 years airline pilot experience, Min level 4 ICAO English proficiency 22/Sep/14
Must have Turkish nationality. Min age 21 years Min CPL (A)/IR (A) license and IR on multi-engine aircraft MCC course ATPL (A) theoretical knowledge exams passed JAR FCL 3 class 1 medical University Degree English language proficiency for F/O candidates; TOEIC(Reading 385, Listening 400, Speaking 160, Writing 150); TOEFL IBT (Reading 22, Listening 21, Speaking 23, Writing 21); IELTS (Reading 6.5, Listening 6, Speaking 6.5, Writing 6). 30.000€ for TR 19/Aug/19
Has ab-initio MPL classes in Istanbul, Turkey. Must have Turkish nationality and a university degree.   24/Nov/19
Recruitment Process for SunExpress Pilot Jobs
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1) Mollymawk test (Psychometrics) 2) Simulator Test (B737-800) 3) Company Interview 4) Documentation Check and Briefing for the Validation Process Practice aptitude and psychometric tests here.  29/Jan/18
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68xB737NG, 7xA330 (operated for EuroWings from Germany) 11/Mar/19
25x737MAX (firm order)   11/Mar/19
SunExpress Pilot Jobs Recruitment Contact
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Preferred method of application:  
Email 24/Nov/14
Irmak Yetgin 24/Nov/14
Job Title:  
Email: (To find out whether your email application has been read use VisualCV) 24/Nov/14
Website:  8/Sep/14  
Pilot vacancies webpage:  22/Sep/14  
Online application form link:  
Bases For SunExpress Pilot Jobs (including restrictions for recent pilot school graduates)
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Antalya (AYT) and Izmir (ADB), as well as Ankara (ESB) and Istanbul (SAW). ESB and SAW are mainly for Turkish Airlines/Anadolujet operations.
(click to look-up airport codes)


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