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Accelerated Command

This is a unique opportunity for you to join as an A380 First Officer on an enhanced salary package with an accelerated command upgrade scenario. You will need to operate the right hand seat for a minimum of 700 stick hours and complete two Pilot Proficiency Checks (PPC’s). Assuming you meet the standards and display the required level of performance, you will then be eligible for accelerated command via an assessment process and an upgrade course.

To qualify for this opportunity, you will need to have a minimum of 7000 hours on multi-crew, multi-engine aircraft.

Additional Requirements:

  • Minimum of 3000 hrs command time on multi-crew, multi-engine commercial jet aircraft with MTOW of 50 tonnes or more
  • A valid ICAO ATPL with an unrestricted class one medical certificate issued by the same authority
  • Currently type rated as a commander on an Airbus FBW aircraft with a minimum of 1500 hours on type.
  • Fluency in English, equivalent to ICAO English level 5 or above

Roster, Hours & Routes

Emirates Passenger – A380

  • Contract type
  • Roster Pattern
    Full monthly roster with minimum 8 days off
  • Average Annual Hours
    800 – 900
  • Routes
    24-hour operation
    Mix of turnarounds, long haul and ultra long haul
    Trips are single or multi sector and can be 1-9 days in duration
    Layover periods are generally 24-48 hours
    Days off are in Dubai

Pay & Benefits

Emirates Passenger – A380
Basic salary + flying pay

per month
AED 35,826 per month (~ USD 9,815)

based on avg. 85 hrs / month
Accommodation Options

per month
A). Company Provided Accommodation with Utilities
B). Accommodation Allowance of AED 15,500 per month (~ USD 4,220)
Education Allowance

(Dubai based or overseas education)
AED 42,750 (~ USD 11,638)
AED 65,250 (~ USD 17,764)
Provided for families with up to 3 children aged 4-19 (all numbers are per year / per child and are subject to benefits policy)
Productivity pay
AED 515 (~ USD 140)

for each block hour above monthly target
Annual Leave
42 calendar days
Additional Benefits
Provident Fund or End of Service Benefits
Pick up and drop off to and from duty

(from your home in Dubai to the airport)
Platinum discount card

(significant discounts across leisure, retail and service providers)
Eligibility for an annual profit share
Company uniform & dry cleaning in Dubai
Additional coverage
Life and accident insurance
Medical and dental coverage
Loss of licence insurance
Confirmed Annual Leave Ticket
Provided to you and your dependants

Economy class upgradable to Business class
Staff Travel
Economy / Business class eligibility

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