Longreach Aviation China is pleased to offer Captain positions on the B737NG with Xiamen Airlines which are the highest salaried pilot positions available anywhere in China!
Xiamen Airlines is located on the coast in south-eastern China and has long been considered one of the best expatriate locations, with clean verdant islands and a thriving expatriate community.
Xiamen has three operational bases, Xiamen, Fuzhou and Hangzhou, and operates a flight network of more than 200 routes to and from over 50 major cities, including Hong Kong, Macau, Taiwan.
As a part of their fleet expansion, Xiamen now operates the new Dreamliner B787-8 and has six on order and plans to grow the airlines to over 150 aircraft.
Contracts are 3 years in and offer a variety of lifestyle rosters (nine in total!) that are sure to suit either the commuter or the pilot who wishes to live locally.
Like all Chinese airlines, Xiamen pays all Chinese income taxes, and there are excellent benefits on offer with all crew members having access to the Longreach Loss of Income and Life Insurance insurance policies, both underwritten by Lloyds of London.
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Salary & Benefits: B737NG Captain
|Roster Type||Commuting Contract|
|Monthly Salary||US$22,100 to $9,900||US$23,200|
|Annual Hours||900 to 560||900|
|Housing Allowance||10,000 RMB/month||10,000 RMB/month|
|Travel Allowance||US $6,000/year||US $6,000/year|
|Safety Bonus||US $24,000 to $10,000||US $24,000|
|Taxes||Paid by Xiamen|
|Avg Monthly Income||US $26,259 to $12,893||US $27,359|
- B737NG rating
- Minimum 500 hrs PIC on B737NG or EFIS
- Minimum 2,000 hrs multi-crew multi-jet
- Minimum 5,000 hrs total
- Flown as Captain within 12 months (24 months on application)
- Maximum age of 54 at time of application
- Valid ICAO rating
- Valid ICAO ATPL
- Valid First Class Medical
- ICAO English Level 4 or above
Firstly, please make sure you have registered with Longreach Aviation.
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The application for Xiamen Airlines requires the submission of the following documents:
- Application Form
- Aeronautical Experience Form
- Longreach Letter of Appointment
- Scanned copies of your personal documents
Please contact us for copies of the above documents.
When completed, please send all documents to firstname.lastname@example.org, whom you can also contact to answer any questions you have.