Hiring Requirements for Atlas Air

Type of airline: U.S. Cargo

Headquarters: Purchase, New York

Hubs: Anchorage Ted Stevens International Airport, Cincinnati/Northern Kentucky International Airport, Houston-George Bush Intercontinental Airport, Hong Kong International Airport, Huntsville International Airport, Los Angeles International Airport, Miami International Airport, New York-John F. Kennedy International Airport with 422 destinations in 103 countries.

Origin: The company was founded in 1992.


  • We have a unique, compelling value proposition.
  • We provide customers access to new-production freighters with the highest reliability and the lowest unit cost in the marketplace.
  • We’re transforming our business model to drive margins and earnings through operational execution and aggressive asset management.

Hiring Requirements:

  • 2,000 hours of total time; 500 hours turbine
  • Must be legally entitled to live and work in the US
  • Must hold FAA Pilot License and Medical

Homepage: Atlas Air

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