Air Changan B737NG Captains

Longreach aviation
Date posted
24 Nov 2016
Aircraft Types
Type rating
Asia, China
Pilot job details:

Longreach Aviation is pleased to offer Captain positions on the B737NG with Air Changan, based out of Xi’an, a city of almost 5 million people in north-western China.

Air Changan Airlines is a subsidiary of the HNA group and currently operates a small fleet of B737NG aircraft, but has big expansion plans that include B787 and A330 aircraft flying to all major continents directly from Xi’an.

There are flexible commuting options with a choice of 4 lifestyle rosters, plus a very low cost of living should you choose to live locally and enjoy all that Xi’an has to offer.

These contracts offer a yearly income up to US$294,000, annual leave, sick leave and bonus payments. Futhermore, income tax liability in China is paid by the airline, so all payment are ‘net’ in your hand.

Longreach provides all of its pilots with access to our group Loss of Income insurance and Life Insurance underwritten by Lloyds of London, with selectable levels of cover, and all Longreach pilots are automatically covered by our emergency medical insurance and travel benefits package.

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Air Changan Benefits

Roster Choice Option 1 Option 2 Option 3 Option 4
Lifestyle 100% Resident 8 days off/mth 11 days off/mth 4 weeks On
4 weeks Off
Monthly Salary
(inc type allowance)
$18,200 $17,700 $16,200 $10,700
Monthly Allowances $4,300 $2,800 $2,800 $1,000
Avg Annual Earnings $294,000 $264,000 $246,000 $152,400
Annual Hours 960 hrs 780 hrs 720 hrs 500 hrs
Overtime Rate $300/hr $250/hr $250/hr $160/hr
Performance Bonus $2,000/mth $1,500/mth $1,500/mth $1,000/mth
Renewal bonus
$20,000 $20,000 $20,000 $12,000
Annual Leave 30 days 30 days 20 days nil
Sick Leave 7 days 7 days 7 days 7 days
Other Benefits Health Insurance, Loss of Licence Insurance, Education Allowance, Staff Travel Benefits


  1. Valid B737NG rating
  2. Minimum 500 hrs PIC on B737NG
  3. Minimum 4,000 hrs total
  4. Flown on type within 6 months
  5. Maximum age of 55 at time of application
  6. Valid ICAO ATPL
  7. Valid First Class Medical
  8. ICAO English Level 4 or above
  9. No accidents or incidents
  10. Letter of recommendation from previous employer