Air France Pilot Recruitment

Air France Pilot Recruitment

Cadets, First Officers & Captains

Company Information

Last Recruitment Commenced: 2016
Currently Recruiting: Yes
Previously Recruited Low Hour Pilots: Yes
Trend: Positive
Location: Paris, France

Air France is a leading global player in its three main areas of activity: passenger transport, cargo transport and aircraft maintenance.

From its hubs at Paris-Orly and Paris-Charles de Gaulle airports, the airline operates flights to more than 320 destinations and 118 countries.

Air France is a founding member of the SkyTeam global alliance, alongside Korean Air, Aeromexico and Delta. With the North American airline, Air France has also set up a joint venture dedicated to the joint operation of several hundred transatlantic flights every day.

Founded in 1933, Air France is the number one French airline and, together with KLM, one of the world’s largest air carriers by revenue and passengers transported.

It is active in passenger air traffic – its core business -, cargo traffic and aviation maintenance and servicing.

In 2015, Air France-KLM registered revenues of €20.54 billion for its Passenger business, €2.42 billion for Cargo and €1.58 billion for Maintenance.

Pilot Bases:

LFPG – Paris Charles de Gaulle International Airport / Paris, France
LFPO – Paris Orly Airport / Paris, France


Air France
Ressources Humaines PNT
BP 64111
95975 Roissy CDG Cedex

Salary & Benefits:

Air France do not accept Direct Entry Captains and time to upgrade is currently in the region of 15 years.

First Officers: Year 1 is approx €4000 plus duty pay. F/O pay scales increase to approx €11,500

Current Fleet:

10 Airbus A380 Super-Jumbo Airliners
43 Boeing B777-300ER Airliners (Launch Customer)
25 Boeing B777-200ER Airliners
2 Boeing B777-200LRFs Freighters (Launch Customer)
5 Boeing B787-9 Dreamliner
9 Airbus A340-300 Airliners
15 Airbus A330-200 Airliners
15 Airbus A321-200 Airliners & 5 Airbus A321-100 Airliners
38 Airbus A320-200 Airliners
38 Airbus A319-100 Airliners
18 Airbus A318-100 Airliners


12 Boeing B787-9 Dreamliner – deliveries have already begun and will continue throughout 2018
21 Airbus A350-900 Airliners – to begin in 2019


Current Recruitment:

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