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Operator Classification
Operator name: Cargolux Italia
Operator type: Cargo
Region: Europe
Country: Italy
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Capt top After 32 years: 14.500EUR x 13 = 188.500 EUR. Additional duty supplements, a yearly bonus and per diems are paid on top.
Capt base 1. Year: 10.546EUR x 13 = 137.098EUR. Prior salary steps as a F/O in the company are taken into account, i.e. a freshly upgraded Captain will enter the same salary time unit they had as a F/O (10th F/O salary stage -> 10th Captain salary stage). Additional duty supplements, a yearly bonus and per diems are paid on top.
FO top After 32 years (assuming no upgrade): 10.247,50EUR x 13 = 133.217,50EUR. Additional duty supplements, a yearly bonus and per diems are paid on top. 30/May/24
FO base 1. Year: 5.215,75EUR x 13 = 66.634,75EUR. Additional duty supplements, a yearly bonus and per diems are paid on top. 5/Jun/24
SO top
SO base
FE top
FE base
Flight Pay / Per Diem
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Capt 80,00EUR per working day
FO 80,00EUR per working day
Pension Details
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2% of basic salry for company & employee + possibility to include italian TFR (end of service benefits 6,91% of monthly salary) to the pension scheme  
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Roster Per published roster a minimum of 12 days off. One block of 7 consecutive off days ("A"-days) and one block of 5 consecutive off days (either "B" days or "C" days). Once published, "A" and "B" days may only be changed with pilots consent and compensation rules. Once published, "C" days may be moved with prior notification and compensation rules. "C" days may be allocated up to 6 rosters per year. Off day scheme may vary to 7-5/6-6/8-4/4-4-4 (maximum number of ā€œCā€ days can be 5 so either a block of 4 or 5 not 6days. In a month with requested vacation days, the 12 off days are granted on top of any leave.
Leave 36 days per calendar year
Staff travel MyID travel on Air Dolomiti, Air Malta, Breeze Airways, Brussels Airlines, Condor, Finnair, flyDubai, JetBlue, JSX, Luxair, Oman Air, Royal Jordanian, Silver Cloud Air, Southwest Airlines, SunExpress, Transavia Netherlands, TUIfly, Vueling and Wideroe. A secondary agreement with Austrian Airlines exists. Currently staff travel with Cargolux is subject to a temporary embargo if DG cargo is on board, otherwise free unlimited travel of spouse and children (except USA) on the 6 business class seats of the upper deck on the 747's
Employment Situation For Pilots
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  Current Situation:  
Looking for FO to replace upgrades and retirements 30/May/24
According to new CWA any fleet expansion has to be approved by CV 30/May/24
  Overall Situation (+ve/neutral/-ve):  
Positive   30/May/24
Entry Requirements
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Internal Upgrades Only 30/May/24
1500 hrs previous MCC aircraft, jet or heavy turboprop 14/Jan/19
Recruitment Process
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Same as Cargolux 8/Apr/19
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4 B747-400F 26/Oct/15
stable fleet   28/Jul/19
Recruitment Contact For Pilots
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Bases For Pilots
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MXP   26/Jan/15


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