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Lynden Air Cargo

Anchorage, AK

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QUICKTAKE
  • Lynden ships everything from mining supplies to the Arctic to equipment into Russia
  • Hercules can land on gravel, ice, and very short airstrips and carry payloads up to 48,000 lbs.
  • Domiciles: Gateway system; crews are flown to where they're needed 
  • This page last updated: April 19, 2019 (Pay Scales, Pay Notes and Hiring)
PILOTS
Total: 75
Active: 75
Furloughed: 0
UNION
None listed
FLEET
Hercules (L382): 7
DOMICILES
None listed
HIRING
Is Hiring?: Yes

Expect 3 or 4 initial classes in 2019 with 4 pilots in each.

Flight engineers will be added each class as needed to balance crews. Fleet size increased to 8 operating aircraft, with 9th due on the line in the next 12 months

Paid additional one hour over guarantee for each day you fly

Home based and full pay plus per diem while in training

JUMPSEATS

CASS approved.

Purchased 6 additional aircraft, two of which will be brought on line over the next 12-14 months.

Lynden Air Cargo PAYSCALES

CAPTAIN PAY SCALE (Hourly)
Year
L382G     
30 221     
29 219     
28 217     
27 214     
26 212     
25 210     
24 208     
23 206     
22 204     
21 202     
20 200     
19 199     
18 197     
17 195     
16 192     
15 190     
14 189     
13 188     
12 187     
11 182     
10 180     
9 175     
8 169     
7 161     
6 158     
5 157     
4 150     
3 145     
2 142     
1 125     
FIRST OFFICER PAY SCALE (Hourly)
Year
L382G     
15 130     
14 130     
13 129     
12 128     
11 128     
10 126     
9 125     
8 122     
7 117     
6 112     
5 106     
4 100     
3 97     
2 91     
1 84     

PAY CALCULATOR
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PAY NOTES

Flight Engineer pay generally runs about 70-75% of Captain’s Pay

Monthly guarantee: 60 hours 
Reserve guarantee: 60 hours

Plus one hour for every day on the road, or show for a flight if Anchorage-based with Alaska flying

Most junior captain hired: September 2015

Reserve captain: Mar 2017

  • Expect 1 or 2 more initial classes in 2019 with 4 pilots in each.
  • Flight engineers will be added each class as needed to balance crews.
  • Paid additional one hour over guarantee for each day you fly, or are away from home base.
PER DIEM
$1.85/hr (dom) $2.65/hr (int'l)
RETIREMENT

401K: up to 6%

401K Matching: Yes

A/B Fund: none