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100 new Pilots wanted at Aer Lingus

Closing date for applications Sunday 29th October 2017

Aer Lingus has opened a new recruitment drive to hire 100 additional pilots, with salaries for the new recruits ranging from €59,000 to €72,000. The closing date for applications for this campaign is Sunday 29th October 2017.

In its largest ever recruitment drive, the Irish airline is planning to take on up to 200 pilots over the next three years.

Aer Lingus is also expanding its fleet, which includes a new Airbus A330, due to arrive by the end of the year.

Video: What's it like being a pilot at Aer Lingus.

Explore Aer Lingus FAQs on being a pilot here. Full campaign details and application are available here.

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