Go Back  PPRuNe Forums > PPRuNe Worldwide > The Pacific: General Aviation & Questions
Reload this Page >

Conversion of a South African Pilots Licence

The Pacific: General Aviation & Questions The place for students, instructors and charter guys in Oz, NZ and the rest of Oceania.

Conversion of a South African Pilots Licence

Old 10th Jan 2014, 10:21
  #1 (permalink)  
Thread Starter
 
Join Date: Dec 2013
Location: South Africa
Posts: 8
Conversion of a South African Pilots Licence

With an South African ATPL is it possible to fly in Asia and Middle East? If not, what are the requirements for the conversion?

I am about to start my license at a flight school in Cape Town and want to know with this license would it be recognized outside of South Africa? And If not how can I go about in working within the Middle East and Asia?

If you work one of the Asian or Middle Eastern Airline and you know about this. Please do help me.

Thank you in Advanced
Szeller is offline  
Old 11th Jan 2014, 09:50
  #2 (permalink)  
 
Join Date: Dec 2000
Location: Pasir Ris
Posts: 55
They accept licenses from all ICAO states (which country isn't an ICAO state anyway) but they also have other requirements before you can even apply. For example this is from the Etihad careers website for A320 FO (non-rated) job.

Qualifications:

- A minimum of 2500 hours total flying time.
- A minimum of 1500 hours on multi crew,glass cockpit or high performance military jet
- ICAO current and unrestricted ATPL. We do not accept Frozen ATPL unless held by a UAE citizen.
- Unrestricted, current Class 1 medical.
- Maximum age limit is 50 years old.
- English Language Fluency ( written and verbal ) Level 4 or better
- In case of hours accumalated on flights with inflight relief, 75% of the total hours shall be counted towards the required minimums.
WSSS is offline  

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off


Thread Tools
Search this Thread

Contact Us - Archive - Advertising - Cookie Policy - Privacy Statement - Terms of Service - Do Not Sell My Personal Information -

Copyright 2021 MH Sub I, LLC dba Internet Brands. All rights reserved. Use of this site indicates your consent to the Terms of Use.