Atlas/Southern Air Pilot Hiring Information

Atlas Air Boeing 767

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Atlas/Southern Air are global cargo airlines wholly owned under Atlas Air Worldwide Holdings. Atlas Air operates a fleet of Boeing 747s and 767s, while Southern Air operates a fleet of Boeing 777s and 737s.

ATLAS/SOUTHERN AIR PILOT HIRING REQUIREMENTS

Currently Hiring: Yes

Minimum Flight Time Requirements (Atlas Air):

1,500 hours total time

1,000 hours fixed-wing or 500 hours with a 121 carrier

500 hours turbine

Competitive Flight Time (Atlas Air):

2,500 - 5,000 hours total time

Previous 121 or military

Minimum Flight Time Requirements (Southern Air):

1,500 hours total time; or

Graduate of Restricted ATP authorized institution with:

1,250 hours total time (Associate's degree)

1,000 hours total time (Bachelor's degree)

750 hours total time (military-trained and qualified)

1,000 hours fixed-wing or 500 hours with a 121 carrier

250 hours PIC

25 hours multi-engine land

100 hours night

75 hours instrument

500 hours cross-country (reducible to 200 for R-ATP)

Competitive Flight Time (Southern Air):

2,000 - 4,500 hours total time

500 hours turbine

Previous 121 or military

Pilot Career Services:

Application Link:

COMPANY INFORMATION

Fleet Type & Count (Atlas Air):

Fleet Type & Count (Southern Air):

Number of Pilots:

Atlas Air: 1,990

Southern Air: 541

Pilot Bases:

Atlas Air: ANC, CVG, HSV, JFK, LAX, MIA, ORD, PAE

Southern Air: CVG, LAX

Atlas Air & Southern Air Pilot Bases Map

Pilot Pathway Partners:

Ameriflight

GoJet

IBC Airways

ATLAS/SOUTHERN AIR CAPTAIN PAY SCALES (Per Hour)

Atlas Air Pilots: B-747/B-767; Southern Air Pilots: B-777/B-737

Monthly Reserve/Line Guarantee: 64 hours (First Year Monthly Guarantee: 50 hours)

Ex: 12+ Year B-747 Captain Minimum Reserve Compensation: $295.58 x 64 hours x 12 months = $227,005

ATLAS/SOUTHERN AIR FIRST OFFICER PAY SCALES (Per Hour)

Atlas Air Pilots: B-747/B-767; Southern Air Pilots: B-777/B-737

Monthly Reserve/Line Guarantee: 64 hours (First Year Monthly Guarantee: 50 hours)

Ex: 12+ Year B-747 First Officer Minimum Reserve Compensation: $200.99 x 64 hours x 12 months = $154,360

First Year First Officer Minimum Reserve Compensation: $68,206