• Lucky air
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    Yunnan Lucky Air locates in Kunming Yunnan province whose business covers domestic civil aviation transportation logistics concurrency-business insurance air-ticket sale hotel reservation and car renting. Kunming is famous for mid climate and is a renowned tourist resort for tourists. 


    • Contract term:3 years

    • Working pattern:Residence6 weeks on 2 weeks off4 weeks on 2 weeks off182 days annual leave

    • Fleet:3 A3197 A32030 B7371 A330

    • Highlihts:Fast developing airlines in Southwest of China

                           Yearly Salary from 187200USD-330000USD

                           based in Kunming enjoys pleasant weather all the year

                           Low living cost

    Lucky Air Resident 6 weeks on 2 weeks off 4 weeks on 2 weeks off 182 days Annual leave
    Type Rating A320/A330
    Yearly Income Captain:312000USD
    Monthly Income Captain:22250USD
    Annual Leave 36 days / / 182 days
    Sick Leave 10 days   /  
    Monthly Basic Salary 19800USD 18500USD 17500USD 12500USD
    Bonus Safety /
    Year End Bonus 15000 USD/Y
    Contract Completion Bonus /
    New Employ Bonus 15000USD to the pilots if joins LKE with 3 months after the CAAC SIM check; 
    20000USD to the pilot if joins LKE withhold of a CAAC Licecse.
    Oil Saving Bonus According to company policy
    Loyalty Bonus 5000 USD/Y for 4th year;
    10000 USD/Y for 5th year;
    15000 USD/Y for 6th&7th year;
    20000 USD/Y for 8th year;
    25000 USD/Y for 9th year and above
    Allowance Living 2000 USD/M 2000 USD/M 2000 USD/M 1000 USD/M
    Transport 450 USD/M 450 USD/M 450 USD/M 350USD/M
    Travel 3000 USD/Half-year
    Instructor  1500USD/M
    Education /
    Family Welfare 24000 USD/Y 18000 USD/Y 12000 USD/Y /
    Block Hours 900 Hours/Y 860 Hours/Y 840 Hours/Y 700 Hours/Y
    Overtime Pay 300 USD/ Hour 260 USD/Hour 250 USD/ Hour 215USD/Hour
    Lower than Block hours deduction 300 USD/ Hour 260 USD/Hour 250 USD/ Hour 215USD/Hour
    Ticket Benefits 4 demostic tickets& 60 ID 80 standby tickets on HNA network or 20  int'l standby tickets per year to the pilot&immediate family members ;
    1 extra int'l ticket since the 2nd year.
    Insurance Providing
    base Kunming Yunan Province
    Fleet 19 B737-700/800 7 A319/3201A330
    Training Pay 60% during Ground school&80% during Line Training;
    For CAAC license holder80% during Ground school&Line Training.
    Training length No more than 60 days Ground training and 60 days Line training

    1. 3000+ hours total time 500+ hours PIC type-rated on A320/A330 type

    2. Current flight within recent 6 calendar months 

    3. Captain:No older than 55y

    4. ICAO English level 4 

    5. Valid Medical Certificate with Class 1 

    6. Recommendation letter

    Please send us the documents as below for application. We will assist you to join the screening.

    1. Application Form

    2. Passport

    3. ATPL with ICAO English level

    4. Class 1 Medical Certificate

    5. Last 3 pages of logbook(left and right sides)

    6. Latest Proficiency Check Record or Recurrent training record

    7. Consent letter with Union Jet

    8. Certificate of Academic Degree(colorful scan copy)

    Screening Schedule



    9th:Arrive in Chengdu

    10th:Medical Check Part.1

    11th:Medical Check Part.2

    12th:Medical Recheck(if applicable)

    13th:Psychological Test

    14th:ATPL Test

    15th:Flight to Kunming

    16th:Lucky Air Sim Check

    17th:Return Flight

    Candidates who have passed sim check in overseas can skip it in China,and depart Chengdu on 15th July 2017

    Screening Items

    Basically the whole screening consists of 2 Phases:

    • Phase 1 (First Trip to China) – Medical check, Company interview, ATP written test, Company SIM Check

    • Phase 2 (Second Trip to China) – CAAC Licensing Checkride

    Screening Preparation

    Before coming to China, we suggest you to look through the information below on our website:

    How to prepare and pass the screening in Chinese airlines?

    1. Visa, Tickets, Hotel

      Our Recruitment Team will assist your visa application, tickets and hotel reservation when you pass qualification check. Tickets and Hotel expenses are covered by airlines. Normally you need to buy the ticket first and get refund from airlines after screening.

    2. Simulator Assessment

      We’ll send you the SIM checklist and relevant profiles when you pass qualification check.

    3. Medical check

      The medical problems that most fail pilots in China are as below. Before you come to China, please keep a light diet and better to have some simple check for your organ. Medical tips will be sent to you together with SIM profiles.

      • Kidney stone

      • High blood pressure

      • Arrhythmia of the heart

      • Fatty liver GPT ALT high

      • Glaucoma

      • Color blindness - cannot see the figures on the book under a fluorescent lamp

      • Obesity

    4. ATP Written Test

      This test is not difficult as long as you work hard on it. The passing line is 70 of 100, requires constant practice and considerable memorization. Test-oriented and practical ATP self-study materials can be offered upon your approval during qualification check.

    An agent from Union Jet will guide you step by step during your screening duration in China.