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Ryanair Offers to Snap Up FlyBMI Pilots and Engineers After UK Regional Airline Collapse

As recent airline bankruptcies go, the collapse of FlyBMI on Saturday evening is by no means the largest but it has still sent shockwaves through the aviation industry.  The regional British airline operated just 16 Embraer twin-engine jets and employed…

Virgin Australia is Hiring New Cabin Crew: Applications Close 4th March

In the last few days, Virgin Australia has opened up ‘expression of interest’ applications for new cabin crew to join the airline.  Candidates will have until the 4th March to submit their application via the official Virgin Australia recruitment website. …

Oman Air is Recruiting Female Cabin Crew: Open Day in Muscat 6th February

Oman Air is set to hold walk-in interviews for new cabin crew to join the country’s flag carrier.  The Open Day will be held on the 6th February 2019 in Muscat – unfortunately, Oman Air is only recruiting female cabin…

Etihad Will Recruit Cabin Crew in 19 Cities Across Australia, Europe, the Middle East and Africa

New details have emerged of a “major global cabin crew recruitment drive” by Abu Dhabi’s Etihad Airways which will see recruiters from the airline visit 19 cities across four continents over the next few months.  The airline says it is…

Gulf Air is Hiring Cabin Crew and ‘Sky Chefs’ in the United Kingdom and South Africa

The Bahraini national airline, Gulf Air is holding a number of cabin crew Open Day’s and recruitment events in both the United Kingdom and South Africa over the next few months.  Candidates can either apply via the airline’s official recruitment…

Etihad Holding Cabin Crew Recruitment Events in London, Manchester and Dublin in January 2019

As we revealed in October, Etihad Airways has finally reopened cabin crew recruitment after a hiatus of over a year.  So far the hiring process has been anything but fast although that is set to change with a slew of…

Lufthansa Will Hire 5,000 New Staff This Year – 1,300 of Which Will Be Flight Attendants

New Year, New Job?  Lufthansa is going on a hiring spree in 2019, with plans to hire at least 5,000 new employees, including 1,300 flight attendants across the European aviation giant’s group of airlines.  The majority of positions will be…

Will Emirates Continue Hiring Cabin Crew in 2019?

It’s been nearly an entire year since Emirates reopened recruitment for new cabin crew and since that time the airline has held hundreds of Open Day’s around the world.  Emirates even trialled a brand new but short-lived recruitment process and…

German Leisure Airline, Germania is Now Hiring Cabin Crew: Open Day’s Throughout December

Germania may not be one of the best-known airlines in Europe but it’s actually been around for over 30-years.  Founded back in 1986 in the German city of Cologne, the airline is now based in Berlin and operates a fleet…

More Details On British Airways’ New 12-Month Cabin Crew Apprenticeship Scheme

British Airways has revealed more details about an “intensive” 12-month apprenticeship scheme that all new cabin crew joining the airline will be expected to complete from March 2019 onwards.  In October, we exclusively revealed BA’s plan to train cabin crew…

Wizz Air is Opening a New Base in Kraków: 80 New Jobs Including Cabin Crew

The hungary-based low-cost airline, Wizz Air plans to expand its already extensive operations in Poland by opening a new base in Kraków next year.  The new operation brings 12 new routes including London, Larnaca Billund and Oslo to the Wizz…

Scoot is Recruiting Cabin Crew: Will You Be At Their Special Christmas Event?

The low-cost arm of Singapore Airways is holding a number of cabin crew recruitment events in December, including a special Christmas event.  Scoot now flies to more than 65 destinations across 18 countries using a fleet of brand new Boeing…

NORWEGIAN IS RECRUITING: Cabin Crew Positions Available in London and Argentina

Low-cost airline Norwegian is once again hiring new cabin crew – and this time, the carrier is expanding its workforce in Argentina, as well as at its popular London base.  Norwegian only started its domestic service in Argentina in October…

Air Canada is Recruiting a Type of Cabin Crew Currently Subject to a Human Rights Complaint

Air Canada has recently started to accept applications for a highly controversial job that is currently subject to a human rights complaint.  The airline is hiring a new intake of so-called On-Board Service Managers (OBSM) who were first introduced in…

Singapore Airlines Recruiting New Cabin Crew Despite Big Drop in Earnings: Find Out Where

Singapore Airlines has become the latest airline to see its profits plunge on the back of rising oil prices.  The carrier today reported an 80% drop in second-quarter profits to $41 million as fuel costs rose some 24% in the…

Qantas is Recruiting New Zealand-Based Cabin Crew for Trans-Tasman and International Routes

In the last couple of days, Australian flag-carrier Qantas has posted an interesting job ad for New Zealand-based cabin crew to join its team, working on both Trans-Tasman routes and also long-haul international services.  The airline is currently accepting applications…

Aer Lingus Launches Big Cabin Crew Recruitment Drive for Dublin and Cork Bases

Aer Lingus has announced a big recruitment drive for new cabin crew to join its hub in Dublin as well as a limited number of positions available in Cork.  Applications are currently being accepted via the airline’s official recruitment website…

VIDEO: British Airways Will Recruit 2,000 New Cabin Crew in 2019

British Airways has announced plans to recruit 2,000 new cabin crew next year. Applications are already open, although training courses won’t start until March 2019 at the earliest. In 2017, over 25,000 candidates applied to join British Airways as cabin…

What Do You Think of Air Arabia’s New Look? Plus, Cabin Crew Recruitment in Sharjah and Egypt

If you haven’t already heard, the Persian Gulf low-cost airline Air Arabia unveiled a brand new livery and updated logo at an event held at the carrier’s HQ in Sharjah a few days ago.  The new look, which is more…

VIDEO: Emirates is still short of around 800 cabin crew

According to Emirates’ head of service delivery, the Dubai-based airline is short of around 800 cabin crew but is apparently struggling to find the right type of candidate. Read the full story: http://bit.ly/2OfNycB

SOURCES: Emirates is Still Short of Cabin Crew by at Least 800 – Are They Expecting Too Much?

Despite a massive worldwide recruitment drive, Emirates is still said to be short of cabin crew by at least 800.  The Dubai-based airline reopened recruitment earlier this year after a near 12-month hiatus but based on the latest information we’ve…

Gulf Air is Holding Flight Attendant Recruitment Open Day’s in Croatia and Estonia

Back in the day, Gulf Air was the Middle East’s largest airline, serving countries throughout the region and even acting as the UAE’s de facto national airline.  Of course, a lot has changed since then – the advent of Emirates…

Norwegian Launches Domestic Flights in Argentina – Plans to Hire 230 More Staff, Including Cabin Crew, By End of 2019

Norwegian Air Argentina officially inaugurated its operations in the country yesterday when the carrier’s maiden flight, DN6022 took off from Buenos Aires bound for Córdoba.  The flight comes just 10 months after Norwegian finally won an air operators certificate from…

RANDOM JOB OF THE WEEK: Saudia is Looking for a ‘Grooming Instructor’

It’s a common misconception that cabin crew have to be “good looking” or “attractive” in order to land a job – whatever, those two terms might mean.  But while beauty may well be in the eye of the beholder (and…

RECRUITING NOW: Finnair is Expanding its Hong Kong Cabin Crew Base With New Permanent Positions

A few weeks ago, British Airways made the shock announcement that it would close its international cabin crew base in Hong Kong – the decision, which was initially made with immediate effect, resulted in the loss of over 80 highly…

SAS is Hiring New Cabin Crew in Oslo, Stockholm, Copenhagen, And… London

There are some pretty exciting cabin crew opportunities available right now with SAS, the Scandinavian full-service airline with positions open in Oslo, Stockholm, Copenhagen and most interestingly of all, London.  Applications are being accepted right now, although there are different…

VIDEO: Etihad Airways is Finally Hiring New Cabin Crew Again

Etihad Airways has finally reopened its Cabin Crew recruitment process – and this time it hopefully won’t be a false start. It’s not clear how long the application window will remain open or how many cabin crew the airline is…

Etihad Airways is Finally Hiring New Cabin Crew Again – But Successful On Hold Candidates Will Have to Reapply

Etihad Airways has finally reopened its Cabin Crew recruitment process – and this time it hopefully won’t be a false start.  It’s not clear how long the application window will remain open or how many cabin crew the airline is…

American Airlines Has Just Opened Flight Attendant Recruitment at Bases Across the United States

Here’s some pretty big recruitment news which has just dropped in the last 24-hours – American Airlines, which is by some measures the world’s largest passenger airline, has just reopened its recruitment process for trainee flight attendants to join its…

RECRUITMENT NEWS: TUI Airways Hiring New Cabin Crew for Summer Season at Regional UK Airports

All too often we talk about a cabin crew career being a full-time, year-round profession but that kind of commitment obviously doesn’t suit everyone – So how about working as cabin crew for just six months a year? That’s exactly…

Will You Be Attending Lufthansa’s Latest Cabin Crew Open Day in Munich on 1st September?

Earlier this year, Lufthansa announced plans to hire 8,000 new employees, including 2,500 flight attendants across its group of airlines – so that’s not only Lufthansa itself but also other brands like Austrian, Eurowings and SWISS.  Most people apply for…

A Cautionary Tale: Is Emirates Advertising a Mere Wishlist of Cabin Crew Open Day’s?

Recruiters failed to turn up at an Open Day in Perth Hundreds of candidates were forced to hand their CV to hotel management 17+ changes to Emirates recruitment events in August and September Emirates can change or cancel Open Day’s…

Delta Air Lines is On a Hiring Spree – The Airline is Looking for 1,000 New Flight Attendants

The odds of landing a coveted job with this airline is said to be even smaller than securing a place at the prestigious Havard University.  And when more than 270,000 candidates applied for just 1,700 flight attendant positions last year…

Virgin Australia is Once Again Accepting Expressions of Interest for Cabin Crew

Virgin Australia is currently accepting applications to join its cabin crew team at stations across Australia and New Zealand.  The application window opened at the end of July and will remain open until the 31st August 2018. There are positions…

Emirates Cabin Crew Opportunities: A New Way to Send Your Application!

Emirates is currently in the middle of a huge recruitment campaign for new cabin crew – over 50 Open Day’s are being held by the airline in August alone and 55 events are set to take place in cities around…

VIDEO: Is this proof that Emirates don’t recruit new cabin crew over the age of 30 years old?

We’ve taken a look at Emirates’ advertising strategy for clues… READ THE FULL STORY NOW >>> http://bit.ly/2NVBVYL

Are Financial Woes at Qatar Airways Slowing Down Cabin Crew Recruitment?

It’s been several months since Akbar Al Baker, the chief executive of Qatar Airways said he expected his airline to plunge to a huge loss for the 2017-2018 financial year.  Speaking at the Eurasia air show in Turkey, Baker described…

Is This Proof That Emirates’ Maximum Age Limit for Cabin Crew is 30-Years Old?

The 2016 U.S. Presidential Election which saw Donald Trump dramatically win the race for the White House wasn’t only controversial for the electorate’s choice of President.  The campaign was (and still is) dogged with allegations of corruption and political interference…

Ryanair’s Rivals Come to the Rescue of Pilots and Cabin Crew After 300-Layoffs Announced

easyJet recruiting over a thousand new cabin crew Vacancies available across Europe Norwegian seeking Boeing 737 pilots Biggest strike in Ryanair’s history saw airline cancel around 20% of flights Ryanair refusing to pay compensation to passengers Two of Ryanair’s biggest…

You May Never Have Heard of Hi Fly But This Rapidly Growing “Wet Lease” Airline is Recruiting Cabin Crew

“Wet lease” airlines have been around for some time but in the last year, we’ve seen these little-known carriers appear at more and more airports around the world.  And one of these airlines has just hit the headlines after taking…

Vistara is Set for Huge Expansion: Actively Recruiting for New and Experienced Cabin Crew

On this site we very often focus on the state of Cabin Crew recruitment at some of the biggest airlines in the Middle East – notably Emirates, Etihad and Qatar Airways.  The reason is simple – these three airlines offer…

easyJet Launches New Cabin Crew Apprenticeship Scheme: But What Does That Even Mean?

Europe’s fifth largest airline, easyJet has just launched the first ever cabin crew apprenticeship scheme which will see 25 apprentices go through an intensive training programme at easyJet’s global training academy at London’s Gatwick Airport.  The 12-month course will end…

Norwegian Introduces Guaranteed Flying Pay for Gatwick Cabin Crew After Staff Complaints

In the last couple of years, Norwegian has embarked on a huge expansion at London Gatwick in the South East of the United Kingdom.  The airline has become the second largest long-haul carrier at the airport and in the last…

Emirates Makes Unusual Plea for Lebanese Recruits to Join its Cabin Crew Ranks

By now, we all know that Emirates is on a massive recruitment drive as it looks for hundreds (if not thousands) of new recruits to join its cabin crew community.  The Dubai-based airline has seriously ramped up its recruitment efforts…

Top Airline Recruiter Shares the Six Most Important Things She Looks for in New Hires

We all know that landing a job as cabin crew with your favourite airline is no easy feat.  It takes a lot of preparation and with so many candidates to choose from, airlines can afford to be very picky. Recruiters…

Emirates Cabin Crew Recruitment: When You Can and Can’t Attend an Open Day – and When You Need to Apply Online

One of the most frequent questions we receive about the Emirates cabin crew recruitment process is whether to apply online or to attend an Open Day in person.  Do you have a better chance if you apply one way compared…

Were You Affected by this Big Error in Qantas’ Job Ad for New London-Based Cabin Crew?

Last week, we reported on the news that Qantas was advertising for new cabin crew to join its London-based team who operate the airline’s history-making flight between Perth and the United Kingdom – as well as flights to Singapore and…

Emirates Cabin Crew Recruitment: If You’re Applying from Russia, Here’s What You Need to Know

Eagle-eyed followers of where Emirates is holding cabin crew recruitment events may have noticed that the airline will be visiting Russia twice in June.  Recruiters are set to hold Assessment Day’s in St. Petersburg and Moscow on 7th and 9th…

Our Manifesto for Cabin Crew Recruitment Equality: Here’s How to Make the Process Fair for All

By and large, airlines from across the Middle East – including the likes of Emirates, Etihad and Qatar Airways – have been fantastic for elevating the passenger experience.  The Persian Gulf carriers have arguably done more than any other airline…

What’s it Really Like to Work for Qatar Airways as Cabin Crew? What We Know, The Rumours, Secrets, and Cover-Up’s

Last week, Akbar Al Baker, the chief executive of Qatar Airways appeared at a committee hearing of the European Parliament, becoming the first foreign airline chief to personally address the Committee on Transport and Tourism.  At the time, Qatar Airways…