Direct Entry Captain (A380)

Direct Entry Captain (A380)

locationDubai - United Arab Emirates
PublishedPublished: Published 1 month ago
ExpiresExpires: Expiring in less than 2 weeks
Captain / Commander

Aircraft type

A330 - A350| A340| A380

To become one of our A380 Captains, you will need a minimum of 7000 hrs total flying time multi-crew, multi-engine (only time in the operating seat of a turboprop and/or turbojet aircraft can be counted; not simulator time).

On top of this you will need to have:

  • Minimum of 3000 hours recent command on Airbus FBW Wide Body from the following types (A330/A340/A350/380)
  • A valid ICAO ATPL with an unrestricted class one medical
  • Flown at least 150 hours in command on Airbus FBW wide body within the last 12 months at the time of joining
  • Fluency in English, equivalent to ICAO English level 5 or above

Roster, Hours & Routes:

Contract Type


Roster Pattern

Full monthly roster with a minimum 8 days off

Annual hours



  • 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

Basic Salary & Flying Pay

AED 44,385 (~USD 12,084)
based on ave. 85 hrs/ month
AED 730 (~USD 199)
for each block hour above the monthly target


Company provided accommodation with utilities.

Education Allowance

Primary      AED 47,500 (~USD 12,932)
Secondary  AED 72,500 (~USD 19,739)
Provided for families with up to 3 children aged 4-19 (all numbers are per year/per child and are subject to benefits policy)

Annual Leave

  • 42 calendar days
  • Confirmed Annual leave ticket for you and your dependents
  • Business class upgradeable to First Class

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 card discount (significant discounts across leisure, retail and service providers)
  • Eligibility for an annual profit share
  • Company uniform & dry cleaning in Dubai
  • Concessional staff travel Economy/Business/ First class eligibility


  • Life and accident insurance
  • Medical and dental coverage
  • Loss of license insurance


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