●Grand Wings is representative of Xiamen Airlines to recruit B737 captains, both EFIS and NG type ratings are accepted.
●XMA provides the highest payment among the all Chinese airlines, which is up to 343,800 USD/Y after tax. The contract terms will be 3 years but renewable with 15,000USD bonus upon signing the second contract, then 5,000USD increasing for the next contract.
●For the multiple roster options, back to back is available as well. Pilots have the right to choose whichever will be the best for him.
●With operation of both domestic and international flight routes, XMA will provide quite considerable ticket benefits to pilots. As 5 free tickets & 5 ID 75 tickets per year for employees and immediate family, and up to 6,000USD/Y additional ticket allowance. It’s quite convenient for pilots to commute home.
●In order to make the expat pilots feel more like home in Xiamen, XMA will provide the housing allowance of 10,000RMB net per month(about 1450 USD). And the education allowance of 8000 USD/child per year only if pilots' kids go to the school in mainland China.
●As to satisfy both the pilots and the company's benefit, XMA will do their best to shorten the training period to have it finished in 4-5 months.
|Routes||18 countries served, 92 destinations |
served,326 routes served
|Base||Xiamen, was ranked as China's 2nd-"most |
suitable city for living" in 2006, as well as
China's "most romantic leisure city" in 2011
●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.
|B737 CPT||Option 1||Option 2||Option 3|
|Rosters||Residence||22days on |
|44days on |
|19days on |
|38days on |
|Monthly Basic Salary||$23,200||$22,100||$22,100||$18,300||$18,300|
|Annual Leave||42 days (including |
|Contract Renewal Bonus||15,000usd after each renewed contract year for the second contract;|
20,000usd after each renewed contract year for the third contract
|Radio Operator Bonus||$400/M|
|CAT B Instructor Bonus||$500/M|
|Housing Allowance||10,000RMB net per month(about $1,450)|
|Layover Allowance||Several hundreds RMB per night depending on company policy|
|Education Allowance||$8000/child per year, no more than two children|
|Ticket Benefits||5 free tickets & 5 ID 75 tickets per year (regional and international flights by XMN) |
for employee and immediate family
|$2000/year for employee and immediate family|
|Fleet||17 B737-700,103 B737-800,6 B757-200,6 B787-8|
|Ground Training Period||70% of Monthly Basic Salary during Ground School|
|Line Training Period||80% of Monthly Basic Salary during Line Training|
|Note regarding Contract|
|1) 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;
|2) 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;
Yearly income include education reimbursement/2 kids, exclude radio operator, instructor and
contract renewal bonus; monthly income exclude radio operator, instructor bonus
|√||<= 55 years old|
|√||5000+ hours total time, 500 hours PIC on B737NG, 2000+ hours total PIC and FO time on multi-crew, multi-engine jets|
|√||Valid B737 ATPL TR|
|√||Valid Class I Medical Certificate|
|√||English Proficiency, ICAO English Level 4 or above|
|√||Last Flight Within 12 months|
|SOP of Applying One Chinese Airlines|
|Step 1||Application Evaluation||By submitting the required documents|
|Step 2||Chinese Visa preparing||Related documents will be provided by GW if needed|
|Screening preparing||ATPL written test studying, related study materials will be |
provided by GW
|Step 3||1st trip to China||Company SIM check||If fails, GW will find you the next suitable airlines.|
|Meidcal check and||GW will provide some related tips before you come to do the check in China.|
If medical check fails, the screening will be terminated
|ATPL written test||If ATPL written test fails, come back to take the test again in |
28 days. The re-test wont be taken more than 3 times.
|Step 4||2nd trip to China||CAAC check ride||If fails, the screening will be terminated|
Xiamen Air Screening Schedule in 2019
|ATPL Test Date||20th||17th||22th||19th||17th||14th||18th||16th||20th||18th|
|Note||Shall be adjusted according to CAAC Notification|
|Screening Duration in China|
|Flight Tickets||You will buy the tickets first, then XMA will refund you when you arrive in China|
Reserved well in advance before you come to China, near CAAC hospital or SIM centre, based on
your screening schedule in China
|Local Transportation||Immediate assistance from GW when local transportation needed, paid by GW|
|Possible Medical |
|GW will arrange the medical re-check items in hospital, you just need to take the passport, no need to pay|
Strait International Community 海峡国际社区
Address: Lvling Rd, Siming Qu, Xiamen Shi, Fujian Sheng
One-bed room: 4000RMB-6500RMB≈600USD-980USD/M (Caculated by the rate of 6.7)
Two-bed room: 6000RMB-10000RMB≈900USD-1500USD/M (Caculated by the rate of 6.7)
It's quite convenient for expats to commute between the apartment and the airport as it is just around 20 mins driving only.
INTERNATIONAL ROUTES OF XMA
● 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. The warmest month is July, with a 24-hour average of 27.8 °C (82.0 °F), and the coolest month is January, averaging 12.8 °C (55.0 °F); the annual mean is 20.7 °C (69.3 °F).
● 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.