Hiring Requirements for Aeroflot Russian Airlines

Type of airline: International Passenger

Headquarters: Moscow, Russia

Hub: Sheremetyevo International Airport with 300+ destinations in 60 countries

Origin: The company was founded in 1923.


  • Customer trust
  • Results for shareholders
  • Teamwork
  • Social responsibility

Hiring Requirements:

The main requirement:

  • An airline pilot with В737NG/А320/А330/В777/SSJ100 aircraft captain qualification and 3,000 flight hours minimum as a pilot, including at least 500 hours as a В737NG/А320/А330/В777/SSJ100 civil aircraft captain.

Candidates should provide:

  • A valid airline pilot license in compliance with international aviation standards and with rating В737NG/А320/А330/В777/SSJ100 aircraft captain
  • A document confirming 3,000 flight hours minimum as a pilot, including at least 500 hours as a В737NG/А320/А330/В777/SSJ100G civil aircraft captain
  • A document confirming completion of necessary training programs for В737NG/А320/А330/В777/SSJ100 aircraft types in aviation training centers certified (approved) in accordance with laws of the state where the aviation training center is located
  • Documents confirming no record of convictions for criminal offenses and (or) procedural decisions on recognizing the person as a suspect in a crime, or indictments in relation to the person in the foreign state of which the candidate is a national, issued by authorized bodies of the state, translated to Russian and notarized in the territory of the Russian Federation
  • A document confirming absence of aviation accidents and incidents provided for by annex 13 to the Convention on International Civil Aviation due to a personal fault during the period of professional activity of the foreign national
  • A valid first class medical assessment

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