Beijing Capital Airlines A320/A330 Captain - 183,000USD-274,000USD

Smile aviation
Date posted
22 Dec 2016
Aircraft Types
A320, A330
Type rating
Asia, China
Pilot job details:



Beijing capital Airlines is one of the subsidiary company of Hainan air group. Based in the capital [...];Capital Airlines operates mainly in China (including Hong Kong, Macao, Taiwan), focusing on international air passenger service and cargo transport operations.


  • Contract term:3 years/5years

  • Working pattern:Residence,  6 weeks on 2 weeks off,  6 weeks on 3 weeks off,  1 Month on 1 Month off

  • Fleet:19 A319, 34 A320, 11 A321

  • Highlights:1 Month on 1 month off with yearly salary--183,000US               

                          A high training pay:Ground 8,800 USD/M,Line 11,000 USD/M

                          Multiple base choices:Xi' an,Guangzhou,Sanya,Haikou and Hangzhou

                          Foreign pilot group of multi nationalities from North & South America, Europe and Asia


    BCA Resident 6   weeks on 2 weeks off 6   weeks on 3 weeks off One   month on one month off
    Type Rating A320&A330
    Yearly   Income 274,000   USD 262,000   USD 219,400   USD 183,000   USD
    Monthly   Income 21,500   USD 20,500   USD 17,200   USD 14,500   USD
    Annual Leave 30   days off in peak season or 45 days off in low season / / /
    Sick Leave 7 days per year, renewed pilots +1 day per year; max is 12 days
    Monthly Basic Salary 19,000   USD 18,000   USD 16,000   USD 13,500   USD
    Bonus Safety 6,000   USD/Y 6,000 USD/Y 5,000 USD/Y 3,000 USD/Y
      Annual Bonus /
      Contract   Completion Bonus 16,000   USD/Y, plus 1000 USD per year upon renewal 13,000 USD/Y, plus   1000 USD per year upon renewal 13,000 USD/Y, plus   1000 USD per year upon renewal 10,000 USD/Y, plus   1000 USD per year upon renewal
      Loyalty Bonus /
    Allowance Housing 2,500   USD 2,500 USD 1,200 USD 1,000 USD
      Transport /
      Travel 10,000   USD/Y 10,000 USD/Y 8,000 USD/Y 6,000 USD/Y
      Education /
    Ticket Benefits Unimited ID75 standby tickets within HNA network
    Insurance /
    Base Xi’an, Guangzhou, Sanya, Haikou and Hangzhou
    Training Pay Ground 8,800 USD/M
    Line 11,000USD/M
    Training length /


    1. 4000+ hours total time, 2000 hours on A320 series, 1000 hours PIC on A320 type

    2. Current flight within recent 6 calendar months

    3. No older than 52 years old 

    4. ICAO level 4

    5. Medical Class 1

    6. No history of incidents or accidents

    7. Recommendation letter


    1. Please send us the documents as below for application. We will assist you to join the screening.

    2. Application Form

    3. Passport

    4. ATPL with ICAO English level

    5. Class 1 Medical Certificate

    6. Last 3 pages of logbook(left and right sides)

    7. Latest Proficiency Check Record or Recurrent training record

    8. Consent letter with Smile Aviation

    9. Certificate of Academic Degree(colorful scan copy)



    Screening Schedule

    In the beginning or mid of each month most airlines will release their next month screening schedule, we’ll update here timely. Please choose your preferred date for assessment or inform us your available month in advance.

    Screening Items

    Basically the whole screening consists of 2 Phases:

    • Phase 1 (First Trip to China) – Medical check, Company interview, ATP written test, Company SIM Check

    • Phase 2 (Second Trip to China) – CAAC Licensing Checkride

    Screening Preprations

    Before coming to China, we suggest you to look through the information below on our website:


    1.Visa, Tickets, Hotel

    Our Recruitment Team will assist your visa application, tickets and hotel reservation when you pass qualification check. Tickets and Hotel expenses are covered by airlines. Normally you need to buy the ticket first and get refund from airlines after screening.

    2.Simulator Assessment

    We’ll send you the SIM checklist and relevant profiles when you pass qualification check.

    3.Medical check

    The medical problems that most fail pilots in China are as below. Before you come to China, please keep a light diet and better to have some simple check for your organ. Medical tips will be sent to you together with SIM profiles.

    • Kidney stone

    • High blood pressure

    • Arrhythmia of the heart

    • Fatty liver GPT ALT high

    • Glaucoma

    • Color blindness – cannot see the figures on the book under a fluorescent lamp

    • Obesity

    4. ATP Written Test

    This test is not difficult as long as you work hard on it. The passing line is 70 of 100, requires constant practice and considerable memorization. Test-oriented and practical ATP self-study materials can be offered upon your approval during qualification check.

    An agent from Smile Aviation will guide you step by step during your screening duration in China.