For the candidates who do not have valid type rating on one of the above-mentioned types, having valid type rating on the below-mentioned aircraft types - Total flight experience of minimum 2,000 hours on the aircraft above 27 tons, the aircraft types not available in Turkish Airlines fleet included, or minimum 1,500 hours on the said aircraft, the aircraft types available in Turkish Airlines fleet included
Flight experience of minimum 1,000 hours on the aircraft types not included in Turkish Airlines fleet (Accepted First Officer Wide Body Aircraft Types List), or minimum 500 hours on the aircraft types (A330/350 - B777/787) included in Turkish Airlines fleet (simulator and line check hours excluded)
EASA, FAA, ICAO
ICAO ELP level
Minimum high school diploma
No written penalty due to flight default or lack of discipline
No history of criminal record
We paused our recruitment processes for a while due to negative impact of the pandemic.
Pilots duty schedules are published on 24th of each month if the calendar month is 31 days; published on the 23rd if the calendar month is 30 days.
Commuting roster option
Commuting roster is offered to both First Officers & Captain Pilots, that is, 3 weeks on / 1 week off. Confirmed tickets are provided only to the Captain Pilots to use before and after the block off days.
Compensation and benefits
Insurance - Medical
Turkish Airlines arranges and provides the work permit for all expat pilots.
Pilots have private health insurance; they can also include family members in exchange of a small fee.
First Officers Salary: Approx. 33,000 TL
Any hours flown above 70 hours is regarded overtime hour and will be added to the total salary.
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