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Sun Country Airlines Pilot Hiring Information

Sun Country Airlines Boeing 737

Sun Country Airlines is a low-cost air carrier headquartered in Minneapolis, MN. Sun Country operates a fleet of Boeing 737 aircraft, serving destinations throughout North America. Additionally, Sun Country operates as an Amazon Prime cargo air carrier.

SUN COUNTRY AIRLINES PILOT HIRING REQUIREMENTS

Accepting Applications: Yes

Minimum Flight Time Requirements:

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)

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:

2,000 - 5,000 hours total time

Previous 121 or military

Pilot Career Services:

Application Link:

COMPANY INFORMATION

Fleet Type & Count:
AIRCRAFT
TOTAL
B-737-800
42
B-737-800 (Prime Air)
12
Total
54
Number of Pilots:

656

Pilot Bases:

MSP

Sun Country Airlines Pilot Bases Map

SUN COUNTRY AIRLINES CAPTAIN PAY SCALES (Per Hour)

Monthly Reserve/Line Guarantee: 70 hours

Ex: 12+ Year Captain Minimum Reserve Compensation: $276.79 x 70 hrs x 12 months = $232,504

SUN COUNTRY AIRLINES FIRST OFFICER PAY SCALES (Per Hour)

Monthly Reserve/Line Guarantee: 70 hours

Ex: 12+ Year First Officer Minimum Reserve Compensation: $183.72 x 70 hrs x 12 months = $154,325

First Year First Officer Minimum Reserve Compensation: $69,955

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