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COPA Airlines

Latin America ∕ the Caribbean

General Info /// COPA Airlines
Callsign 'Copa'
CEO or MD Mr. Pedro Heilbron, CEO
Address Copa Airlines
Tocumen International Airport
Panama City
COPA Airlines website
Fleet Types 56 Boeing B737-800NG Airliners,
16 Boeing B737-700NG Airliners,
12 Embraer E190 E-Jets
Aircraft Orders 22 B737-800NG Airliners,
61 B737-MAX 8/MAX 9 Airliners.
Pilot Bases / Domiciles MPTO - Tocumen International Airport / Panama City PANAMA

National Airline of Panama, connecting Panama City with destinations throughout Central America, South America, and the USA.

Alliance Star Alliance
Last Update 2017/01/02: Info Updated.
Pilot Recruitment Info /// COPA Airlines
Employer Notes

NOTE:   NOT HIRING PILOTS - will resume hiring in 2018.

Pilot Hiring Webpages still live on their website listing minimum requirements - as per below. 


*See Pilot Hiring Webpage below for more information - and select specific pages for Captain Requirements and First Officer Requirements.

*Foreign Pilots require a minimum of 1000 hours experience (FO Position). NOTE: Airline is attempting to fill all First Officer positions with Panamanian Nationals. Few Foreign Pilot Intakes for First Officer Positions.


*English Language Proficiency Level 5.
*English and Basic Spanish skills.

Pilot Hiring
Open Pilot Positions - COPA Airlines
Online Application
Online Application Form - COPA Airlines
Captain Jorge Campbell, Chief Pilot/Flight Operation Director

Ms. Katherinne Zeballos, Recruitment & Selection Analyst
Ms. Arianna Destro, Human Resources Manager