Type Rated Boeing-737 NG & MAX Captains | Full Time & Part Time

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Captain / Commander

Aircraft type

B737 NG| B737 MAX



Type Rated Boeing 737 - NG & MAX Captains | Full Time & Part Time
London Gatwick Airport | Ascend Airways 

Ascend Airways will begin operating a small fleet of Boeing 737 aircraft (NG and MAX) in the ACMI market, opening its first operational base at London Gatwick in early 2024. The company is founded on the legacy of Synergy Aviation, a respected UK AOC holder, which has been acquired by Avia Solutions Group, already the world’s largest ACMI provider with over 180 airliners in operation. 

We are seeking candidates for position of Captain, reporting to the Director of Flight Operations. This is an important role, and the successful candidates will play a key part in the birth of this new airline and enjoy the possibilities for career advancement which our growth will bring. 

The positions will be based at London Gatwick and will involve some night-stopping with occasional longer periods up to two weeks away from base during the winter season only. The flying pattern will comprise busy summer months but with quieter winter rosters anticipated, pilots may take additional time off during the winter

Successful candidates will have the following experience and attributes:

  • UK CAA ATPL(A) with Boeing 737 type rating either current or expired by no
    more than two years
  • Class 1 UK Medical 
  • A minimum of 3,000 hours total time
  • A minimum of 500 hours in command of Boeing 737 aircraft
  • Unrestricted right to live and work in the United Kingdom 
  • Live/Willing to relocate within a 90 minuets of London Gatwick Airport 

We offer a competitive package of salary, flight pay, per diems, and pension contribution (6%) as well as paid parking at base and paid aviation medical examinations. Expected salary including flight pay is approximately £120,000. Holiday entitlement is 42 days per year, with ten days off per month, and we also offer three ‘golden days’. (Variable for part-time captains) 

If this sounds like it could be you then we welcome your application!