Hiring Requirements for VietJet Air

Type of airline: International Passenger

Headquarters: Ba Đình, Hanoi, Vietnam

Hub(s): Cat Bi International Airport, Da Nang International Airport, Noi Bai International Airport, and Tan Son Nhat International Airport with 53 destinations

Origin: The company was founded in 2007 and began operating in 2011.


  • Safety – Happiness – Affordable Price – Punctuality

Hiring Requirements:

Flight time requirements:

  • Total flight time: minimum 4,000 hrs
  • Multicrew PIC hours: minimum 1,500 hrs (PICUS not included)
  • A320F PIC hours: minimum 500 hrs (PICUS not included)

General requirements:

  • Maximum Age 60 (M) and 55 (F)
  • Minimum Height – 165 cm (M) and 160 cm (F)
  • Minimum Weight – 52 kg (M) and 50 kg (F)
  • Valid ICAO CPL/ATPL with A320F Type Rating
  • IR valid (or previous SIM Skill Test)
  • Valid Class 1 Medical
  • Letter of authentication from the Civil Aviation Authority of CPL/ATPL’s country of origin (with Name and email address of CAA Licensing Officer)
  • Recommendation Letter / Release Letter from previous airlines
  • Criminal Record within 6 months (notarized by Vietnam embassy from country of origin)
  • No history of Accident / Incident within 6 months
  • Last 5 pages of logbook
  • Last flight on A320F must be within 12 months during the licensing period (refresher course at own cost is a must for those who are not recent within 120 days)
  • ICAO English Level 4 or higher
  • Passport scan with 1 year validity
  • 6 hard copy of photos in uniform (white shirt, tie, stripe, white back ground, size 3×4 cm)

Homepage: VietJet Air

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