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AviationCV.com: Bali Volcano - flight cancelations disastrous for airlines
Published: 2017-11-30

Hundreds of flights have been canceled and Bali international airport was shut down due to Volcano eruption in Bali. So far over 400 flights were cancelled stranding 59 000 travelers since the Bali's Ngurah Rai airport - also known as Denpasar International airport - closure on Monday because of falling volcanic ash. After reviewing the situation, the local government has reopened the airport on Wednesday; however, the authorities still warn that a major eruption of the volcano can occur anywhere between a few hours to a few days. The shut down has already caused a ripple effect throughout Indonesia with delays in other airports over connecting flights.

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Middle East – still one of the most desirable destinations for pilots
Published: 2017-11-29

Despite instability in the region, fluctuating oil prices and unpredictable politics, the Gulf region is still one of the most attractive destinations for aviation specialists. With the recent news of laptop bans, visa restrictions, a slowdown of the oil industry in the Middle East it may seem that the aviation industry in this region is stagnating. However, Dubai remains one of the top players in the industry and still attracts a significant amount of qualified specialists.

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AviationCV.com reveals plans to launch state-of-the-art Check-Pilot platform
Published: 2017-10-25

Every year airlines worldwide spend millions on hiring the best HR professionals in order to source the best aviation specialists. Still, having top people on deck in the HR department does not automatically guarantee the best people in the cockpit. Neither do the pricey hours spent on document verification, resumes and background checks. Luckily, Aviation.CV.com has come up with an innovative solution which will revolutionize the process of recruiting pilots – a new Check-Pilot platform containing extensive information on pilots’ career development.

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Golden age of pilots – six-figure salary and global opportunities
Published: 2017-08-01

Airlines across the globe have gotten themselves in real age crisis. On one hand, the industry needs new pilots (close to 600 every week to be exact), on the other – current captains and PiCs are going gray. British Airways alone are expecting to have over 250 retirements in the next 4 years and US carriers will lose over 15 000 65+ professionals in 5 years. A real pickle for airlines which translates into a true wonderland for those seeking career opportunities. But is everyone willing to pay the price?

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Destination Singapore – growing aviation hub open for expats
Published: 2017-04-04

Frequently named as the global transport hub of Asia Pacific’s region, Singapore is home for the 6th busiest airport worldwide and most intense air cargo hub in Asia. Moreover, the country has recently attracted attention of aviation specialists as one of the best places to relocate for not only high-level career opportunities, but also luxurious living standards, well-developed family policies and perfect connectivity to travel around stunning vacation locations of Indian and Pacific Ocean. 

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Cutting jobs in aviation might actually mean new opportunities for pilots
Published: 2017-02-28

The future of aviation seems to be filled with optimism, as we consider our merry 10 years-worth of order backlog at Boeing and Airbus. However, the present might be a little darker, with the situation in the industry after the end of 2016 predicting – and already producing – cuts in many areas. But rather than being a curse, it might actually be a blessing for pilots looking for greater opportunities.

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AviationCV.com becomes the world’s largest aviation jobs portal
Published: 2017-02-09

AviationCV.com, a global provider of aviation specialists’ resourcing solutions, has become the world’s largest job platform for pilots, engineers and other aviation professionals. The platform’s monthly audience exceeded 350 000 visitors.

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Employer marketing via social media: how to win pilots in 2017
Published: 2017-01-11

2016 weren’t easy for airlines around the globe that continue to struggle with ways of finding pilots to fill cockpit seats. 2017 is expected to be an even more pressing year, as Boeing, Airbus and other manufacturers keep accelerating their production, while the already small pool of qualified FOs and PICs grows at a significantly slower pace. As a result, the shortage of pilots puts airlines in a position of headhunting in a desert, where aggressive hiring bonuses don’t give the anticipated outcome and companies are forced to look for options outside the box and in social media.  

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AviationCV.com to become world’s largest aviation jobs portal
Published: 2016-05-17

For the third year in a row AviationCV.com, a global provider of aviation specialist resourcing solutions, has announced recording double growth in terms of unique users visiting the website in search of jobs. Each month the platform welcomes almost 300 000 visitors. By 2017 it is expected to exceed 350 000 monthly visits making AviationCV.com the largest aviation jobs portal in the market.

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Pilots looking for jobs in Hong Kong: is it worth it?
Published: 2016-04-27

While Cathay Pacific is about to welcome its first Airbus A350 (scheduled for May), other Hong Kong-based carriers are also anticipating the expansion of their fleets with dozens of new aircraft to arrive in the upcoming several years. But unfortunately, local carriers are facing the danger of ending up with too many aircraft and too few pilots to fly them. To address the issue, they are already sending out their headhunters to various locations around the world. With that in mind, AviationCV.com looks into the work & living conditions for expat pilots in Hong Kong. 

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