Xiamen Air is the first airline operated in the course of modern enterprise in China. Established on July 25, 1984 and based in Xiamen, Fujian Province it operates scheduled passenger flights out of Xiamen Gaoqi International Airport and, to a lesser extent, Fuzhou Changle International Airport.
Xiamen Air was honored with the title of "The Best Airline In Mainland China" for 6 consecutive quarters in the "Airlines Service Survey" made by CARNOC.com.
2 months on
2 months off
Monthly Basic Salary
Contract Renewal Bonus
10,000 USD after signing the second contract 10,000 USD after each renewed contract year
7,000RMB net per month(about 1050 USD)
Several hundreds RMB per night (depending on company policy)
8000 USD/child per year, no more than two children
5 free tickets & 5 ID 75 tickets per year (regional and international flights by XMN) for employee and immediate family
Insurance(health/business/ license loss)
2000USD/year for employee and immediate family
70% of Monthly Basic Salary during Ground School
80% of Monthly Basic Salary during Line Training
Note regarding Contract Model
For Option 2 Model A, each February is an exception (22 days on+6 days off);
For Model B, day off for each single month cannot be more than 14 days;
For Option 3 Model A, each February is an exception (19 days on+9 days off);
For Model B, day off for each single month cannot be more than 16 days;
For Option 4 Model A, each February is an exception (17 days on+11 days off);
For Model B, day off for each single month cannot be more than 18 days
For Option 5 Model A, day off shall commence from 16th of the month and last for 30 days;
For Model B, day off cannot be applied for July and August
For Option 4 and Option 5, simulator training shall be done during day off.
1. 5000+ hours total time, 500 hours PIC on B737NG, 2000+ hours total PIC and FO time on multi-crew, multi-engine jets
2. Current flight within recent 12 calendar months
3. No older than 55 years old
4. ICAO level 4
5. Medical Class 1
6. No history of incidents or accidents
7. Recommendation letter
Theirs 2 part of the entire screening.
Part 1 (First Trip to China) – Medical check, interview, ATPL written exam, Company SIM Check
Part 2 (Second Trip to China) – CAAC SIM Check
1 Visa, Tickets, Hotel
Our recruitment team will assist you with your visa application, tickets and hotel reservations after you pass qualification check. Tickets and hotel fees are cover by the airlines. Usually you need to first purchase a ticket and refund it from the airline after screening.
2 Simulator Assessment
When you pass qualification check, we’ll send you the SIM checklist and relevant profiles.
3 Medical check
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.
FYI. The medical problems that most fail pilots in China are as below.
a. Kidney stone
b. High blood pressure
c. Arrhythmia of the heart
d. Fatty liver GPT ALT high
f. Color blindness - cannot see the figures on the book under a fluorescent lamp
ATPL Written Exam
During the qualification check, you can start using ATPL self-study materials which we provided. This exam is not that tough as long as you work hard on it.
Xiamen is located in Southeast of Fujian province, beside the Taiwan Strait. Is considered as the cleanest port city in China thus people call Xiamen "the garden on the sea" or call it "green island".
The city is known for its mild climate, Hoklo influence and colonial architecture, as well as its relatively low pollution. In 2006, Xiamen was ranked as China's 2nd-"most suitable city for living", as well as China's "most romantic leisure city" in 2011.
Xiamen Gaoqi International Airport (IATA: XMN, ICAO: ZSAM) is the airport serving the city of Xiamen in Fujian Province, China. It is the main base of Xiamen Airlines and TAECO, an aircraft maintenance provider. The airport is located on the north side of Xiamen Island. Construction of a new terminal started in October 2011 and was completed in 2014.
In 2016, Xiamen airport was the 11th busiest in terms of passenger traffic with 22,737,610 passengers.