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"Уральские авиалинии" подвели итоги конкурсного набора кандидатов на должность второго пилота The airline “Ural airlines” has summarized the results of competitive recruitment of candidates for training for the position of co-pilot. On the basis of open competition of the 53 applicants have been selected 32 people. They will be asked to complete training and become co-pilots of the airline. Set in the “Ural airlines” was held from 26 to 29 September 2016, the press service of the airline.

All applicants have valid certificates of pilots, some previously worked by pilots in other airlines and have experience of flight operations, but, nevertheless, were forced to undergo a rigorous selection. Their knowledge of the candidates had confirmed through personal interviews with current pilots of the airline.

“In the end, average score of diploma selected candidates was 4.8. Anyone who coped with the tests, have a refresher on the development of the Airbus A320. The training will take place on the basis of the certified training center for flight personnel and under the guidance of experienced flight instructors. Only after the successful training and validation of skills “newcomers” will be allowed to perform independent operations in the copilot’s seat. Replenishment of personnel, flight service, the airline regularly with the increase of the fleet. In 2017, “Ural airlines” plan to receive 4 new aircraft, which will need to be manned by a crew” – told in the airline.