Hiring Requirements for Copa Airlines

Type of airline: International Passenger

Headquarters: Panama City, Panama

Hub(s): Tocumen International Airport (Panama City) with focus cities: El Dorado International Airport, La Aurora International Airport, Juan Santamaría International Airport, Augusto C. Sandino International Airport with 74 destinations

Origin: The company was founded in 1944 and began operating in 1947.

Values: 

  • Support the well-being and professional growth of our employees.
  • Conduct our business in ways that protect the environment.
  • Support the comprehensive development of the communities we serve

Hiring Requirements:

Panamanian pilots:

  • Minimum age: 21
  • Minimum operational experience: 250 flight hours as a pilot
  • Single-engine, multi-engine and instruments license
  • English level 4 (ICAO)
  • Class 1 Medical

Foreign pilots:

  • Minimum age: 21
  • Minimum operational experience: 1,000 flight hours as a pilot
  • Single-engine, multi-engine and instruments commercial license
  • English level 4 (ICAO)
  • Class 1 Medical

Homepage: Copa Air

Although we have tried to provide the most useful and accurate information here regarding hiring requirements for commercial airlines, we encourage you to confirm these requirements for yourself.

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