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Old 19th Apr 2017, 01:21   #2281 (permalink)
 
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Hi mathggll,

when did you take the aptitude test?
Is that for the cadet programme?

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Old 19th Apr 2017, 01:58   #2282 (permalink)


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Hi, cfdchan. I have received email to attend the initial test in late April. Is there anyone else who has also received email for the initial test? I'd like to join/form a group to practice further, and to make some friends. Is there anyone around who has a similar thought? Just PM me or leave a post here!
Same here for the cadet initial test, on 25 Apr. Anyone know if there is any changes on the aptitude and numeric test?
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Old 19th Apr 2017, 06:27   #2283 (permalink)
 
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Hi Ukenterprise.

I have not taken the aptitude test nor the initial test.
Yes it is for the cadet programme

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Hi mathggll,

when did you take the aptitude test?
Is that for the cadet programme?

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Old 21st Apr 2017, 05:50   #2284 (permalink)


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Hi Ukenterprise.

I have not taken the aptitude test nor the initial test.
Yes it is for the cadet programme
Mathggll, I think we are in the same batch, waiting for almost a year.
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Old 21st Apr 2017, 07:36   #2285 (permalink)
 
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Hi, cfdchan. I have received email to attend the initial test in late April. Is there anyone else who has also received email for the initial test? I'd like to join/form a group to practice further, and to make some friends. Is there anyone around who has a similar thought? Just PM me or leave a post here!
Hi Alexia, I am having the initial test on 6 May, heard that its a new one...lets form study group and prepare more together! Its seems that you couldn't receive PM at the moment, could you PM me your contact? anyone who are also interested to form a study group, pls PM me
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Old 21st Apr 2017, 09:43   #2286 (permalink)
 
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Apparently, they have removed the English part and added Aptitude and Personality test to the initial test. Also, there will be a calculator provided for the numerical part. What a change! Anyone got any idea as to how the new math test different from the old one? I was booked in for May 6th, and I absolutely have no idea what to expect. Sweating right now, literally!
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Old 21st Apr 2017, 09:46   #2287 (permalink)
 
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Hi tt903, I try to PM my contact but in vain. Any other alternative to keep in touch with you and form a study group. Thanks!
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Old 21st Apr 2017, 13:45   #2288 (permalink)
 
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Hi tt903, I try to PM my contact but in vain. Any other alternative to keep in touch with you and form a study group. Thanks!
Hi Alexia, please contact me by aerott903@gmail.com
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Old 22nd Apr 2017, 13:30   #2289 (permalink)
 
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Hi, cfdchan. I have received email to attend the initial test in late April. Is there anyone else who has also received email for the initial test? I'd like to join/form a group to practice further, and to make some friends. Is there anyone around who has a similar thought? Just PM me or leave a post here!
Hi i have also waited 6 months and just been invited on 29th, please whatsapp me on 55001359
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Old 22nd Apr 2017, 13:33   #2290 (permalink)
 
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Same here for the cadet initial test, on 25 Apr. Anyone know if there is any changes on the aptitude and numeric test?
can you please contact me on whatapp through 55001359
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Old 22nd Apr 2017, 13:34   #2291 (permalink)
 
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Anyone who have been invited for the Initial test from KA recently, please contact me through 55001359 or add me to any study groups
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Old 22nd Apr 2017, 15:59   #2292 (permalink)
 
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I don't understand. It used to be NO CALCULATOR ALLOWED. Now, CALCULATOR WILL BE PROVIDED? What's going on?


Upon arrival at Cathay Dragon House, please register at the front desk.

You are required to complete the following selection tests:
Numeric test
Aptitude test
Personality test

Please bring along a recent passport size photo, attached self-declaration form, duly completed. Stationery and calculator will be provided. Business attire is not necessary.
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Old 23rd Apr 2017, 04:42   #2293 (permalink)
 
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Hi i have also waited 6 months and just been invited on 29th, please whatsapp me on 55001359
Hi guys, I also have an interview on the 29th. Can you guys add me to your group in WhatsApp? My number is 92172498.
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Old 23rd Apr 2017, 09:51   #2294 (permalink)
 
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Hi guys, this is Ronnie. I just confirmed the initial test verbally on 6th May and im still awaiting for the email. Mind putting me in as none of us knows how the new system works? My number is 6019 0040.
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Old 24th Apr 2017, 06:29   #2295 (permalink)


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Hi guys,

Just been confirmed for the 6th of May as well. Mind adding me into the study group as well! 9124 - 5277 thanks!
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Old 24th Apr 2017, 09:09   #2296 (permalink)


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New style of test

I am booked on 6 May also. Received an email today by surprise, which was also furthered by the way they test us. Are we the first batch of candidates who are tested under the new system or, possibly, pilot test?
Cannot wait to see how it works and you guy. I would very much appreciate if you can share your idea with me. Whatsapp chat is available on 56640314. Let's have this chance treasured and wish our aviation dream can fly us.
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Old 25th Apr 2017, 08:02   #2297 (permalink)
 
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So everyone receiving invitations to write the initial test are all locals and live in Hong Kong? correct me if I'm mistaken as I hold a HKID but reside in Canada and was wondering what the situation for international applicants looks like.
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Old 25th Apr 2017, 22:34   #2298 (permalink)
 
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Whatsapp me on 55001359 if you are interested in joining the KA whatsapp study group.
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Old 27th Apr 2017, 00:10   #2299 (permalink)
 
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Hi Mathggll,

I am also an overseas applicant hold HKID.
Currently living in UK, recently passed PPL.

Still havent heard anything from KA.
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Old 27th Apr 2017, 06:19   #2300 (permalink)


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May I ask for those who will be having the initial round in May how long have you guys waited since submitting your application? All the best to your interview btw!
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