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Direct Entry Captains - Boeing B777

Emirates Airline - Dubai

Pilot Job Details

Qualifications & Experience
As one of the world’s biggest global airline brands, we’re looking for the best. We want motivated, technically proficient and experienced pilots who deliver excellence.


To apply, you must have a valid ICAO ATPL (Or USA equivalent) with an unrestricted Class 1 medical certificate.


As a direct entry Captain on our Boeing 777 fleet you must meet these minimum requirements:

* 7000 hours total flying time
* 3000 hours command time on multi-crew, multi-engine commercial jet aircraft with a MTOW of 50 tonnes or more
* Currently type-rated as a commander on an aircraft such as B737 (or larger)

* Flown at least 150 hours in command in the 12 months before joining Emirates
* ICAO English level 5 or above (or equivalent)
* At least 1000 hours of wide body aircraft and long haul experience in the last 3 years

NOTE:  If your experience as a Captain exceeds our minimum requirements, you may be entitled to an enhanced package. This is based on:

* 7000 hours command time flying an aircraft with a MTOW of 50 tonnes or more; of which
* 4000 hours are on B744, B777 or B787 and;
* 500 hours were flown in the last 12 months before joining Emirates
* ICAO English level 6 (or equivalent)

NOTE:  We do not accept simulator time as part of your calculated flying hours.


Please make sure you attach these documents to your online application:
1.  CV
2.  ATPL with the type-rating for the aircraft you currently fly
3.  Unrestricted Class 1 medical certificate
4.  Passport (Displaying address page if applicable)

How to Apply Online Application Form - see link below
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Emirates Airline
Dubai International Airport
Dubai, UAE
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Direct Entry Captain B777 Opportunity

Online Application - bottom of link
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