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Atlas Air

Purchase, NY

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QUICKTAKE
  • Atlas FO interviews are held approximately every 3 months. Hiring into both the 747 and the 767
  • Job fairs are key to getting an interview  
  • Atlas will hire approximately 320 pilots in 2017  
  • Atlas Air has acquired Southern Air, completion of the Single Operating Certificate (SOC) delayed until January 1, 2018.
  • Florida West shut down operations, as of March 1, 2017. Pilots offered interviews with Atlas Air. Classes began on 03/02.  
  • Pilot contract became amendable September 2016  
  • Atlas has filed a lawsuit against their pilots in regards to the merger and negotiation process
  • Atlas Air Worldwide signed an agreement with the Seattle internet retailer, Amazon, to operate 20
  • Boeing 767 for the company for ten years 
  • Operates primarily long-term contracts with global airlines under ACMI or CMI. 
  • 210,444 Total Block Hours in 2016 
  • 39,862 Flights 
  • 425 Airports in 119 Countries 
  • 730 Charters Completed 
  • 80+ Unique Customers 
  • IATA code: 5Y; ICAO code: GTI 
  • Junior Captain hire date
    • 747 CA 08/2014
    • 767 CA 06/2015
  • This page last updated: November 28, 2017 
PILOTS
Total: 1577
Active: 1577
Furloughed: 0
UNION
Teamsters
FLEET
747-400: 4
747-400F: 26
747-8F: 10
767-200: 28
767-300: 6
DOMICILES
CVG
ANC
HSV
IAH
JFK
LAX
MIA
PAE
ORD
HIRING
Is Hiring?: Yes

Application window is open

Hiring classes of 24 every 3 weeks.

2,000 hours of total time; 500 hours turbine 

Training travel: You will either have a ticket purchased for you to get to and from training or be reimbursed for mileage. Mileage will reimburse at .52.5 cents a mile up to $450 each way if you drive to training. 

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Contract became amendable September 2016.

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  • Atlas has filed a lawsuit against their pilots in regards to the merger and negotiation process.
    • On the labor negotiations front, and as the Union has already reported, both the Company and the Union have agreed on a protocol agreement that clears a path for direct negotiations for a single labor contract covering both Atlas and Southern crewmembers. The framework agreement is in place and will commence on July 6, 2017. We have dates set through the end of the year as we jointly work toward a successful contract.

JUMPSEATS

CASS participant.

To view the Atlas and Polar flight schedules and list for a jumpseat go to: http://jumpseat.atlasair.com

Atlas Air PAYSCALES

CAPTAIN PAY SCALE (Hourly)
Year
  747-400 747-8 767   
12   213 213 179   
11   207 207 174   
10   201 201 169   
9   195 195 164   
8   190 190 159   
7   184 184 154   
6   179 179 150   
5   173 173 146   
4   168 168 141   
3   163 163 137   
2   159 159 133   
1   154 154 129   
FIRST OFFICER PAY SCALE (Hourly)
Year
  747-400 747-8 767   
12   149 149 125   
11   145 145 122   
10   141 141 118   
9   137 137 114   
8   133 133 111   
7   129 129 108   
6   123 123 103   
5   117 117 98   
4   111 111 93   
3   105 105 89   
2   100 100 84   
1   80 80 80   

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PAY NOTES

During training pay is $1600.00 per month plus per diem of $2.40 and hour until leaving MIA 

Plan on 4 Months at $1600 a month, due to OE being backed up

First year pay begins upon completion of OE or four months from hire date, whichever occurs first. 

First year Guarantee is only 50 hours

All travel and hotels to and from your base is imputed and taxed on your weekly pay statements.

Significant taxes ($500+ per mo.) will be imputed and deducted from your pay check each month.

 

Monthly guarantee: 62 hours

Reserve guarantee: 62 hours

Junior Captain hire date

747 CA 08/2014

PER DIEM

$2.40/hour 

RETIREMENT

401K:

$.50 per $1 up to 10% pilot contribution

401K Matching: Yes

A/B Fund:

none

Other:

Profit sharing