9 Air is a new airline in Southern China, operating out of Guangzhou with domestic operations on B737NG aircraft.
As a new company, 9 Air is looking to recruit motivated pilots of B737NG types, or other equivalent aircraft, to establish their operations.
Pilots of B737EFIS or Classic, B757/B767, A320 and A380 aircraft are invited to submit an application for consideration.
9 Air currently has a fleet of 15 aircraft but has an order for 50 B737NG aircraft arriving over the next few years.
These contracts a for 3 years in length, renewable, and pilots have a flexible roster and remuneration. Travel allowance is paid, as well as home leave tickets, annual bonus and contract completion bonus.
Furthermore, 9 Air pays your income tax liability in China.
This is a great opportunity for non-B737NG qualified pilots to qualify on the NG and gain invaluable experience to further their aviation career.
If you would to view a guide to the terms and conditions, then please click here.
Contract Length: 3 years renewable
Salary & Benefits: Captain B737NG
|Roster Choice||Option 1||Option 2||Options 3 & 4|
|6 weeks ON|
2 weeks OFF
|6 weeks ON
3 weeks OFF
-- OR --
4 weeks ON
2 weeks OFF
|Monthly Salary||$24,000 #1|
|Block Hours||80hrs/mth #1|
|Overtime Rate||$400/hr #1|
|Safety Bonus||RMB48,000/yr #1|
|Contract Bonus||1st contract: $18,000|
|~ Package Value|
|$26,595 (36 days off)|
$22,558 (50 days off)
|Annual & Sick Leave||36 days #1|
50 days #2
|Other Benefits||Health Insurance, Loss of Licence Insurance, Staff Travel|
- Chinese income taxes paid by 9 Air.
- Loss of Licence Insurance for all Longreach pilots
- Life Insurance for all Longreach pilots
- Medical coverage whilst away from your home
Read more about the Longreach Loss of Licence insurance by clicking here
9 Air will consider applications from pilots on the following types of aircraft:
- B737 EFIS, Classic or NG types
- B757, B767
The following are general requirements:
- B737NG pilots with recent PIC hours preferable
- Minimum 600 hours PIC on type
- Minimum 3,000 hours in total
- Last flight within 12 months
- Valid First Class Medical
- Valid passport from country with diplomatic relations with PRC.
- No history of incidents or accidents
- No criminal records
- Max age of 50 at time of joining, however special consideration will be given to CAAC licence holders
- ICAO English Level 4 or above
Firstly, please make sure you have registered with Longreach China.
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Longreach China will assist you in the completion of the documentation if required. Just contact us anytime.
The application for 9 Air requires the submission of the following documents:
- Application Form
- Letter of Appointment, plus
- Scanned copies of your personal documents.
Please contact the office to receive application documents or to discuss this great opportunity for non-B737 pilots to gain a valuable type endorsement.
Completed applications are to be sent to: firstname.lastname@example.org
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