Irish airline Aer Lingus has launched its biggest ever recruitment drive for pilots, with up to 100 direct entry positions available from its home base at Dublin Airport. Closing date … Continued
Wizz Air, the low-cost airline in central and eastern Europe, will be hosting two UK pilot open days this October, as part of its increased recruitment drive. These open days … Continued
A staggering 255,000 new airline pilots will be needed over the next 10 years, according to the CAE Airline Pilot Demand Outlook, released today at the Paris Air Show. It’s … Continued
The first Flight Crew Futures direct entry pilot recruitment event took place last month with more than 120 pilots attending. The event, supported by BALPA, was launched to bring together … Continued
The largest pilot graduation ceremony ever held by CTC Aviation saw 320 – yes, 320! – pilots celebrating passing their courses. They included the first of Virgin Atlantic’s Future Flyers. … Continued
While the pilot shortage is well known, there is a less-documented local skills drain in Europe, as pilots have been heading to the Middle East and Asia for better paid … Continued
Jet2.com, a UK airline which operates a fleet of B737-800s & 300s and B757-200s, is holding a series of recruitment days in August 2016.
A new report has claimed that the tables have turned in the aviation industry, suggesting that pilots may hold more power than expected in the aviation recruitment process.