Virgin Atlantic First Officers

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As you will know the travel industry is particularly experiencing the impact of the Coronavirus and, as other airlines,Virgin Atlantic are taking actions to minimise the impact to ensure business longevity. This action includes a pause in recruitment.


We still want to hear from you if you are interested in a Pilot career with Virgin Atlantic, and therefore welcome you to apply to join our talent hold pool. You can Register Here and send your details to us.


The below minimum requirements are still in effect.


1500 total jet aircraft flying hours(not including time spent solely as a cruise pilot) on either the Airbus or the Boeing types or jet aircraft over 50 tonnes and actively flying one of these aircraft with a minimum of 500 hours on current type (A319/320/321/330 or 737NG/MAX/747/757/767/777/787).


We require you to hold a current UK Class one Medical and a full EASA ATPL licence (UK issue) at date of joining.You should be able to demonstrate a high level of fluency in English (certified as ICAO level 6 English Proficiency at the time of submitting your application). You will also have the unrestricted right to live and work in the UK.


It might take us a while to get back to you, but rest assured we have your details registered.