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Old 27th May 2018, 09:40
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Join Date: Mar 2010
Location: The Home of the Gnomes
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If you use 18-20 years as a benchmark, youíll be about right. It may go slightly more junior than that but itís the holy grail for most people so donít expect it to go wildly junior. My first opportunity for a LH command was at eighteen and a half years. Itís currently sitting at about 18.

I do do a lot of short (three day, two crew) trips on the 400 but that suits me. The senior mostly seem to head for South Africa.
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Old 27th May 2018, 18:21
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Join Date: Aug 2002
Location: UK
Posts: 687
I’d say it is currently sitting at 19 years. I’m hoping for one at between 19 and 20 years, although I suspect there may actually be a blip upwards next year so it may take 21.
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Old 27th May 2018, 19:26
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Join Date: Feb 2005
Location: Botswana
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Donít forget, however, that long haul is increasingly the long term future of this company.
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Old 28th May 2018, 11:54
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Join Date: May 2018
Location: london
Posts: 58
Originally Posted by reeko View Post
Any news of more assessment invites?
Just logged in to check my application (sent a month ago), and it just says submitted. I'm guessing they just have a huge volume that they're working through
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Old 30th May 2018, 19:54
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Join Date: Mar 2017
Location: UK
Posts: 8
Response time

Just wondering if anyone knows how long it takes to get back to you after the day 1 of assessments?
cheers
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Old 4th Jun 2018, 08:28
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Join Date: Oct 2017
Location: UK
Posts: 11
Originally Posted by V1_cut View Post
Just wondering if anyone knows how long it takes to get back to you after the day 1 of assessments?
cheers
For how long are you waiting currently? or do you have the result of assessment day 1 already?
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Old 4th Jun 2018, 13:38
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Join Date: Dec 2003
Location: PORTUGAL
Posts: 137
Hello all,

Any idea if this recruitment drive is only for the A320 fleet or coudl be for any fleet depending on experience?

Regards,
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Old 4th Jun 2018, 15:08
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Join Date: Feb 2016
Location: santiago
Posts: 40
Hi all,

Any feedback from someone who has recently attended day 1?

thanks

Regards
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Old 4th Jun 2018, 15:34
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Join Date: May 2003
Location: Somewhere In The South China Sea
Posts: 960
I haven't attended but a friend has and he said they've ditched the crosshairs and shapes test.
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Old 4th Jun 2018, 16:06
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Join Date: Mar 2017
Location: Dublin
Posts: 79
Originally Posted by Deano777 View Post
I haven't attended but a friend has and he said they've ditched the crosshairs and shapes test.
do you have any ideas of what they've replaced it with?
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Old 4th Jun 2018, 19:00
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Join Date: Feb 2016
Location: santiago
Posts: 40
Originally Posted by Deano777 View Post
I haven't attended but a friend has and he said they've ditched the crosshairs and shapes test.

Thanks!
So there are 3 exercise, maths-english and the flight crew test, correct?
Regards

Angelo26
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Old 5th Jun 2018, 15:41
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Join Date: Sep 2010
Location: Holland
Age: 36
Posts: 66
I did the assesment 2 years ago, I have heard from friends who have done it that they have ditched the crosshairs test. So just Maths, Verbal Reasoning and TCAS type computer test. It sounds like they have also increased the time limit on the maths test but might be wrong?

I understand they got rid of their old Verbal reasoning test and replaced it with an "easier" one, can anyone confirm if the Maths test is still the same one?
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Old 6th Jun 2018, 13:03
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Join Date: Feb 2016
Location: santiago
Posts: 40
Hi,
This morning I received the email that some slots for day 1 were uploaded, nevertheless as soon as I logged in all the slots were gone.
Anyone had luck with that today?those sots were in june or july?

regards
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Old 6th Jun 2018, 13:22
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Join Date: Nov 2014
Location: Moon
Posts: 13
Originally Posted by angelo26 View Post
Hi,
This morning I received the email that some slots for day 1 were uploaded, nevertheless as soon as I logged in all the slots were gone.
Anyone had luck with that today?those sots were in june or july?

regards
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Old 6th Jun 2018, 15:39
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Join Date: Jun 2008
Location: Sky
Posts: 459
Anyone with the latest info about day one? Experiences, notes, links for exercising.. All will be much appreciated!
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Old 6th Jun 2018, 16:25
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Join Date: Dec 2003
Location: PORTUGAL
Posts: 137
Originally Posted by angelo26 View Post
Hi,
This morning I received the email that some slots for day 1 were uploaded, nevertheless as soon as I logged in all the slots were gone.
Anyone had luck with that today?those sots were in june or july?

regards
Hi angelo26,

There were slots available in June and first 2 days of July.

cheers.
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Old 6th Jun 2018, 20:35
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Join Date: Feb 2016
Location: santiago
Posts: 40
Originally Posted by Reacher19 View Post


Slots available. Check back now
Just booked now! thanks!
The uploaded slots are from july the 3rd until july the 16th
Any feedback would be great!
Good luck all
Regards
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Old 7th Jun 2018, 11:33
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Join Date: Apr 2007
Location: EDI
Posts: 169
Just tried and its showing no slots available
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Old 7th Jun 2018, 14:51
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Join Date: Jun 2018
Location: Spain
Posts: 3
Hi all!
I'm doing Day 1 early July.

Does anyone know which tests are in effect at the moment?
Which tool is best to prepare? Skytest?
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Old 8th Jun 2018, 20:47
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Join Date: Mar 2007
Location: UK
Posts: 28
Stage 2

Anybody having issues booking stage 2? No dates available all week.
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