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Cathay Pacific Cadet Pilot Programme

Old 14th Oct 2017, 16:17
  #7061 (permalink)  
 
Join Date: Jun 2017
Location: Hong Kong
Posts: 2
Originally Posted by TszChun.Anson View Post
Hi everyone!

For those who are preparing for initial 1A, may I know if you are using latest pilot's cut-e package for practice? Does the package match what will be assessed in the aptitude test? I just purchased Skytest a few months ago and not sure if it is still useful for cut-e...
I think latestpilot is almost the same as Cathay one but not sure if there's still memory test.

I am preparing for 1A as well.
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Old 16th Oct 2017, 05:32
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Join Date: Jun 2015
Location: Australia
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Originally Posted by FL110 View Post
I think latestpilot is almost the same as Cathay one but not sure if there's still memory test.

I am preparing for 1A as well.
just wondering when did you apply?
I summited my application in early sept, but im still waiting for 1A invitation..
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Old 16th Oct 2017, 07:27
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Join Date: Jun 2017
Location: Hong Kong
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Originally Posted by briaaaan View Post
just wondering when did you apply?
I summited my application in early sept, but im still waiting for 1A invitation..
Good Luck! I am still under preparation as a full-time student.
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Old 16th Oct 2017, 08:01
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Join Date: Jun 2015
Location: Australia
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Originally Posted by TszChun.Anson View Post
Good Luck! I am still under preparation as a full-time student.
good luck to you too..
regarding to your question, I would say lastest pilot is most similar to the cut-E test according to the feedback.
but skytest is also a good website to practice.
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Old 16th Oct 2017, 12:08
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Join Date: Jun 2017
Location: Hong Kong
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Originally Posted by briaaaan View Post
good luck to you too..
regarding to your question, I would say lastest pilot is most similar to the cut-E test according to the feedback.
but skytest is also a good website to practice.
Thanks for your feedback! Actually I find out that subscriptions to different periods (1/3/6 months or 1 year) have different tests included. Do you know which tests CX is using?

I should have subscribed to Cut-E
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Old 18th Oct 2017, 08:13
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Join Date: Oct 2017
Location: Hong Kong
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Hi all,

I'm currently preparing for the cadet program, and planning to apply before the end of the year. Does anyone want to form a study group (or already have one) ?

I prefer meet in person regularly, but if you are not comfort with that we can still share information though WhatsApp.

Contact me +852 9255 7009 if you are interested, lets work hard tgt ��
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Old 21st Oct 2017, 04:13
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Join Date: Sep 2017
Location: Hong Kong
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Originally Posted by briaaaan View Post
just wondering when did you apply?
I summited my application in early sept, but im still waiting for 1A invitation..
I applied in late Sept, and received 1A invitation in early Oct.
Will be having it on 30th Oct
Anyone same may add my telegram: Uuuaay
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Old 25th Oct 2017, 15:03
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Join Date: Oct 2017
Location: Hong Kong
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Hi guys, I am new to here and I have just applied for CPP yesterday. Finger-crossed and hoping for the best. :P

Are there any study groups here (on WhatsApp or telegram what so ever)? See if we can exchange our idea/infos/updates etc.

Den
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Old 29th Oct 2017, 23:07
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Join Date: Mar 2017
Location: hk
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Originally Posted by dennislam View Post
Hi guys, I am new to here and I have just applied for CPP yesterday. Finger-crossed and hoping for the best. :P

Are there any study groups here (on WhatsApp or telegram what so ever)? See if we can exchange our idea/infos/updates etc.

Den
Hi Den it looks like we are on the same boat. I applied last week as well.

please kindly leave your telegram and I will be in contact =]
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Old 30th Oct 2017, 02:09
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Are you people all completely nuts. Are you watching the shitstorm in the harbour?

DO NOT WASTE YOUR LIFE WITH CATHAY PACIFIC. THEY WILL SCREW YOU.

For the love of God, do some frigging research.
 
Old 30th Oct 2017, 04:46
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Join Date: Oct 2017
Location: Hong Kong
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Originally Posted by XFR8 View Post
Are you people all completely nuts. Are you watching the shitstorm in the harbour?

DO NOT WASTE YOUR LIFE WITH CATHAY PACIFIC. THEY WILL SCREW YOU.

For the love of God, do some frigging research.
I know you pilots there are not happy with the company. But what else can people who love flying to choose? Maybe HKA, and the upcoming HKE. But safety compliance and some other issues might stop you from there.

Passion can make you passing through tr challenges. Just the same in other industries, companies. There are politics and “those stuff” in every company. And i dont see it is a waste of time of CPA
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Old 31st Oct 2017, 01:54
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Join Date: Sep 2012
Location: NYC. USA
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XFR8 - Don't waste your time, you're not gonna change a thing. It doesn't matter what the company says or does, they will still throw themselves out into the storm, because deep down in their souls, they knew that this is the most economical way to get what they want. Unless, they find a better deal, or they find another way to claim a dual citizenship, these people won't go away. Don't you get it?
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Old 31st Oct 2017, 03:25
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Join Date: Sep 2012
Location: NYC. USA
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Coming from a classical music background, with the privileges of being a Chinese American, I can honestly say to those folks in Hong Kong, you have my sympathy. When opportunities are limited, while competition persists, you don't get to choose who you would want to work for, except changing professions. That's the struggle. It's not only for pilots, it's basically for every profession in Hong Kong, especially if you are musicians, artists, athletes, singers, actors so on and so forth. That's Hong Kong.
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Old 1st Nov 2017, 04:07
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Join Date: Oct 2017
Location: Hong Kong
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Originally Posted by tmbenyu View Post
Hi Den it looks like we are on the same boat. I applied last week as well.

please kindly leave your telegram and I will be in contact =]
Hey there.

My telegram is @Noobching.

have you received anything from CX yet?
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Old 1st Nov 2017, 06:13
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Join Date: Jan 2017
Location: Hong Kong
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Originally Posted by tmbenyu View Post
Hi Den it looks like we are on the same boat. I applied last week as well.

please kindly leave your telegram and I will be in contact =]
Originally Posted by dennislam View Post
Hi guys, I am new to here and I have just applied for CPP yesterday. Finger-crossed and hoping for the best. :P

Are there any study groups here (on WhatsApp or telegram what so ever)? See if we can exchange our idea/infos/updates etc.

Den
Hey guys, similar application period for me as well, lets discuss and prepare toward it in near future as a group!

email: [email protected]
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Old 2nd Nov 2017, 07:53
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Join Date: Apr 2008
Location: France
Age: 31
Posts: 3
Hi guys, any of you have done or are going to go through interviews for the TT program? Looking for recent feedbacks!
Thanks
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Old 7th Nov 2017, 06:02
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Join Date: Nov 2017
Location: Hong Kong
Posts: 1
CPP Study Group

Hello I am planning to apply CPP again next year.
Is there any study group so that we can prepare tgt?
If interested,please add me at [email protected]. Thx.
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Old 10th Nov 2017, 03:26
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Join Date: Apr 2007
Location: Vancouver
Age: 32
Posts: 61
Has anyone here received invitation for 1A test on Dec 5?
If there's anyone in similar situation, we can start a study group together.
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Old 14th Nov 2017, 02:06
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Join Date: Oct 2017
Location: HKG
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Originally Posted by Sp0r3 View Post
Has anyone here received invitation for 1A test on Dec 5?
If there's anyone in similar situation, we can start a study group together.
Hi buddy just wondering when did you submit your application?
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Old 15th Nov 2017, 01:31
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Join Date: Apr 2007
Location: Vancouver
Age: 32
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Originally Posted by fwilco View Post
Hi buddy just wondering when did you submit your application?
I submitted mine in February and received my invitation last week.
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