• Chengdu Airlines
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    Chengdu Airlines's headquarter is located in Chengdu Sichuan Province the main transport business base is located in Chengdu chuangliu international airport the management scope include the domestic operation scope of passengers and Air services as well as the business of import and expot aeronautical materials.In the upcoming five years Chengdu Airlines will operate ARJ21 and A320 as the main aircraft explore international regional routes to Hongkong Macao East Asia South Asia and Southeast Asia.


    • Contract term:3 years

    • Working pattern:Residence 6 weeks 2 weeks off 6 weeks 4 weeks off 4 weeks on 4 weeks off

    • Fleet:3 A319-100 19 A320 2 ARJ21

    • Highlights:A very high contract completion bonus--36000 USD/year

                       4 weeks on 4 weeks off with yearly income--168000 USD

    Chengdu Airlines Resident Resident 6 weeks on 2   weeks off/ 92 annual days leave 6 weeks on 4   weeks off 4 weeks on 4   weeks off
    Type Rating A320
    Yearly Income 297600   USD 282000   USD 247200   USD 198000   USD 168000   USD
    Monthly Income 24800   USD 23500   USD 20600   USD 16500   USD 14000   USD
    Annual Leave 30 45 / / /
    Sick Leave / / / / /
    Monthly Basic Salary 23800   USD 22500   USD 19600   USD 15500   USD 13000   USD
    Bonus Safety /
    Annual Bonus /
    Contract Completion Bonus 36000 USD
    Loyalty Bonus /
    Allowances Housing 500 USD/M
    Transport 500 USD/M
    Travel /
    Education /
    Block   Hours 80 H/M
    Overtime Pay 220 USD/H 200   USD/H 180   USD/H 170   USD/H 160   USD/H
    Ticket   Benefits Pilot and families: 10 free flights per year on Chengdu Airlines; Pilot: Unlimited travel as a crew member on Chengdu Airlines
    Insurance /
    base ChengduSichuan province
    Training Pay 300 USD/D
    Training length 2-3 Months

    1. 5000+ hours total time on fixed wing aircrafts 1000+PIC on Jet aircrafts 500+ hours PIC on A320 

    2. Valid type ratings 

    3. No older than 53 years old

    4. ICAO level 4

    5. Medical Class 1 

    6. No history of incidents or accidents 

    7. Current experience on type within 12 calendar months

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

    2. Application Form

    3. Passport

    4. ATPL with ICAO English level

    5. Class 1 Medical Certificate

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

    7. Latest Proficiency Check Record or Recurrent training record

    8. Consent letter with Union Jet

    9. Certificate of Academic Degree(colorful scan copy)

    Screening Schedule





    9th:Arrive at Airport Express Hotel

    10th:CAAC Medical Check at Southwest CAAC Branch

    11th:Hospital Medical Check at Sichuan Province Hospital+First People 's Hospital of Chengdu

    12th:Company Sim Check at Sim Center

    13th:ATPL Test at Southwest CAAC Branch

    14th:ATPL Test at Southwest CAAC Branch

    15th:Return at Airport Express Hotel

    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.