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Virgin Atlantic
Professional Pilots - Salary
Monday, 26 November 2007 01:00

Pilots Salary in Virgin Atlantic

 First Officer

1. *Rates effective 16.2.07
2. **Rates effective 04.01.06

Flight Pay / Per Diem

Captain - £26.00/hr (28/Jun/06)
FO - £16.90/hr (28/Jun/06)

Pension Details

Employee contribution 6%, Virgin contirbute 15% off full basic salary. Can contribute more thatn 6%, but 15% is max company contribution.

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Exchange Rates (4th October 2006)

One Unit Equals
In Malaysian Ringgits
1 British Pound
1 Euro
1 American Dollar
1 Canadian Dollar
1 Australian Dollar
1 Singapore Dollar
1 Hong Kong Dollar

Pilot Recruitment Process:

Interview with flight ops, HR and a pilot in attendance. Technical, verbal reasoning, psychological profile and maths exams. A simulator ride is no longer part of the selection process. Those offered a position will be subject to a medical examination by a company doctor prior to employment.

Current Fleet:

Boeing 747-400 - 14 aircraft (L
atest delivered 11/03)
Boeing 747-200 no longer in service.

Airbus A340-300 - 8 aircraft currently (5 to remain in service, 2 at Virgin Nigeria,1 currently inactive).
Airbus A340-600 - 17 in service (October 06) 1 more due for delivery in 2006, and 4 more in 2007. (11/Nov/06)


Virgin have 13 A340-600 aircraft as options. Also ordered 6 A380 aircraft, but have been put back to 2013.

Sources: PilotJobsNetwork.com


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you spelt contriution wrong and put a 't' in than
connor =] , 24 Jun, 2009
I am a K.L.M pilot and I don't get as much money as this when I am flying a 747
thomas , 13 Mar, 2010

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