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Old 23rd Aug 2018, 11:56
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Originally Posted by clvf88 View Post
1 week, to the day.

could you guys guys shed any light on stage 2?
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Old 23rd Aug 2018, 13:52
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Originally Posted by clvf88 View Post
1 week, to the day.
Got an email this morning apologizing for the delay of the result of stage 2, and to expect it by tomorrow at the latest (did stage 2 last tuesday)
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Old 23rd Aug 2018, 14:33
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Originally Posted by kendrick47247 View Post
Got an email this morning apologizing for the delay of the result of stage 2, and to expect it by tomorrow at the latest (did stage 2 last tuesday)
how did it go Kendrick?
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Old 30th Aug 2018, 12:31
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Any junior FO's SH care to share current take home pay? I know its variable based on X, Y and Z. But a rough figure would be great based on the summer months.
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Old 30th Aug 2018, 12:36
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Originally Posted by Danny212 View Post
Any junior FO's SH care to share current take home pay? I know its variable based on X, Y and Z. But a rough figure would be great based on the summer months.
About £4500 to £4700 in busy summer months, £3900 to £4100 in quieter months. (Little over time included in these figures, LHR FO year 2).
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Old 30th Aug 2018, 12:57
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Originally Posted by Enzo999 View Post


About £4500 to £4700 in busy summer months, £3900 to £4100 in quieter months. (Little over time included in these figures, LHR FO year 2).
Really appreciated that! Thanks!!
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Old 30th Aug 2018, 13:32
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What about the average take home pay for a LH FO?
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Old 30th Aug 2018, 13:58
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A380 only possible for 320 rated guys? Or also nonrated?
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Old 30th Aug 2018, 18:45
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Originally Posted by SK1 View Post
What about the average take home pay for a LH FO?
Basic pay at PP1 is identical, but you'll earn more in TAFB payments (Time away from base). How much more you'll take home as a result is dependent on your spending habits down route to a degree!

A380 only possible for 320 rated guys? Or also nonrated?
Also open to non rated, but the fleet doesn't usually take many DEPs. Maybe 20 in the past 5 years or so.
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Old 30th Aug 2018, 21:53
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Originally Posted by Danny212 View Post
Any junior FO's SH care to share current take home pay? I know its variable based on X, Y and Z. But a rough figure would be great based on the summer months.
Take Home:
July £4880
August £4960

PP3 mind. No overtime. Wild horses couldn’t drag me in on days off.
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Old 31st Aug 2018, 08:21
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Any junior FO's SH care to share current take home pay? I know its variable based on X, Y and Z. But a rough figure would be great based on the summer months.
Anybody care to share the same info, but for Gatwick base?
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Old 31st Aug 2018, 15:29
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Originally Posted by RexBanner View Post
Wild horses couldn’t drag me in on days off.
Says quite a bit about the job!

-just kidding-
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Old 31st Aug 2018, 18:32
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There’s another reason for that (commuting) my time at home is more valuable than they could ever pay
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Old 2nd Sep 2018, 18:28
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Originally Posted by RexBanner View Post


Take Home:
July £4880
August £4960

PP3 mind. No overtime. Wild horses couldn’t drag me in on days off.
Thanks!! @Rex Banner
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Old 9th Sep 2018, 13:23
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Anyone else also in the holdpool that know roughly how long it's taking to get a call?

Thanks!
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Old 9th Sep 2018, 14:14
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Apparently A320 peeps are getting very quick dips in the pool. Others a bit longer (but not that long).

I heard they’ve changed the system so you get one email with an offer, 24 hours to accept and then kicked out of the pool if you reject.
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Old 9th Sep 2018, 14:17
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Yeah, I got that email too! I don't think they want people hanging back for LH offers if they have been given a SH start date...

Hopefully not long!
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Old 9th Sep 2018, 17:54
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How long are people waiting on average for their sim assessment? Been waiting approx 3 weeks now for a sim slot.... is that pretty much the case for everyone at the moment?

thanks in advance
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Old 9th Sep 2018, 18:07
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Originally Posted by Meg9 View Post
Anyone else also in the holdpool that know roughly how long it's taking to get a call?

Thanks!
a very short number of weeks, if that
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Old 9th Sep 2018, 19:05
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Heard recently that BA SH is really struggling due to Pilot shortage. Is that true? I’m not sure what exactly was meant by struggling? Are they cancelling any flights?
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