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Cadet Pilots and Pilots positions available in Air Asia
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Written by Capt Lim   
Sunday, 15 April 2012 06:11

Air Asia Commercial

To all those pilot aspirants and pilots,

Below are the latest vacancies still availabe in Air Asia:-

Minimum Requirements

Cadet Pilots

a) Malaysian citizen, aged between 18 and 28 as at date of application

b) Either : Passed SPM (or its equivalent that is recognised by Malaysian Government) with at least A- in English and Mathematics and B+ in Physics taken at one sitting. (Those from the Arts stream should have at least an A- in General Science) or Possess a Diploma/Degree in Engineering or Science - related disciplines with CGPA 3.0 and above and at SPM level scored at least B in the subjects mentioned above taken in one sitting.

c) Good command of English and Bahasa Malaysia both written and spoken.

d) Must be physically and mentally fit with good eyesight (visual acuity of at least 6/60 without optical aid, correctable to 6/6 and not colour blind).

e) Minimum height of 163 cm (5ft 3in) and

f) Be prepared to sign a training bond with a surety.

Minimum Requirements (based in Malaysia)

First Officer

  • A valid DCAM ATPL/Frozen ATPL with valid instrument and type rating
  • A valid DCAM medical certificate. (Class 1)
  • Holds a valid Malaysian flying licence issued by DCA Malaysia
  • Malaysian Citizen or Malaysian Permanent Resident


A MINIMUM TOTAL hours 5500 of Which shall include either criteria 1 or 2 , as described below:-
  • 2000 hours (Airline Operational) (EFIS/FMS) MULTI PILOT JET / NOT JET or
  • 1000 hours on Airbus TYPE A320/A330/A340
  • Age Limit : Minimum 26 years old, Maximum 60 years

A MINIMUM TOTAL hours 6000 of which shall include:
  • At least 2500 hours (Airline Operational) MULTI PILOT JET ONLY (EFIS/FMS) above 20,000 kgs
  • Age limit : Minimum 26 years, Maximum 60 years
  • Required Documents
  • For Captain applications, minimum Documents must be uploaded otherwise, the application will be rejected.
Malaysian Citizens or Malaysian Permanent Residents

1: Copy of Passport (first page)

Non Malaysian Applicants ( Expatriates Applicant )

1: Copy of Passport ( first page )
2: DCA Form 20A ( must be typed and not handwritten)
3: Security Clearance Form ( must be typed and not handwritten)

Please download

01 Documents Checklist
02 DCA Malaysia Form 20A
03 DCA Form 2 - Security Clearance
04 Instructions

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Hello captain, just want to ask, don't take science stream in SPM but I have addmath. Can i become a pilot?
Muhammad Zahin , 21 May, 2012
cadet pilot
do i need to have flying licence to join cadet pilot?
Lia , 26 Mar, 2013
smilies/smiley.gif answers of lia's and muhammad's question : no , you dont need to have flying licence to join cadet pilot. you dont need add maths but you'll need science , maths and english. smilies/smiley.gif
star , 20 Aug, 2013
Hi captain. I'm 16 years old and will be taking SPM next year. I would like to ask you would I register into the flying academy after taking the SPM ?
Aminn , 21 Dec, 2013
Hey captain. I'm 16 years old and will be taking SPM by next year (2014). I would like to ask about joining the flying academy. Am I joining the flying academy after the results we announced ? Thanks.
Aminn , 21 Dec, 2013

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