B737 Low Cost Carrier Pilot Assessment Guide

Suitable For – Cadets / First Officers / Direct Entry Captains

Please note – we have no affiliation with Ryanair or any other airline.

FlightDeckFriend.com has produced an extensive 68 page PDF guide for a B737 Low Cost Airline pilot selection process. The briefing is suitable for Cadet Pilots, Direct Entry First Officers and Direct Entry Captains.

With fierce competition for places with one of the few European airlines recruiting flight crew directly onto the Boeing 737-800, it’s important to maximise your chances of success by preparing as thoroughly as possible. We offer a comprehensive guide to the assessment day and a detailed guide to flying the Boeing 737-800 simulator.

The briefing received this review from one of our many customers:

“I received your briefing pack and went through it carefully before the interview. I successfully completed the interview and was offered a position at the airline. The briefing pack you sent me was very accurate and valuable and I’d like to thank you for your help.”

Our briefing package, which can be downloaded immediately, includes the following:

  • A general overview of the day
  • Comprehensive list of the typical interview questions asked, both technical and competency based
  • An comprehensive, assessment specific, B737NG Simulator Guide
  • A summary of non-normal situations
  • Typical airports used for the simulator assessment

Please note, details regarding the online tests completed prior to the selection are not included within the guide.

The highly comprehensive guide on how to fly the Boeing 737-800 simulator specifically for the Ryanair assessment, covers the following areas:

  • Introduction
  • General Points
  • The Simulator Profile
  • Flight Deck Layout
  • Jet Handling
  • Pitch / Power Settings (Attitudes)
  • Departure Briefing
  • Take Off Profile
  • Initial Climb
  • Straight and Level
  • Rate One Turns
  • Climbing
  • Descending
  • Steep Turns
  • TCAS RA
  • Identifying your position
  • Non-Normal Scenario
  • Engine Failure / Fire
  • Single Engine Handling
  • Non-Normal Event Sequence
  • tDODAR / PIOSEE (decision making tools)
  • Holding
  • Non-Precision Approach
  • ILS Approach
  • Go-Around
  • Landing
  • Common Errors

The price for the briefing is £29.99.

The guide can be downloaded immediately in PDF format after purchase.

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For further information or for more specific detail, please email services@flightdeckfriend.com.

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