Flight Operations Department
Last date for application: 5th October 2018.
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A320
Cadet Pilot Program

IndiGo is India’s fastest growing low cost airline providing passengers with consistent on time performance, low fares and courteous service from the heart. IndiGo’s Cadet Pilot Programs are world-class for which IndiGo has partnered with L3 CTS, CAE Global Academy and Flight Training Adelaide, who are the world's largest network of professional flight schools. Our Cadet Pilot Programs are specifically designed to enable aspiring young pilots to receive both their initial Commercial Pilot License (CPL) and an Airbus A320 Type Rating in a focused and efficient way.

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IndiGo Pilot Program (JFO)

If you are interested in joining IndiGo's constantly growing team of aviation professionals as a First Officer, please click on the link below for more information.
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Non Type Rated Pilots
  Senior First Officer Senior First Officer Captain & Above
Criteria Pilots with experience in military flying / Maximum Age: 52 yrs as on date of application and an accident / incident free record at the time of application. Pilots possessing experience in commercial aviation flying/ Maximum Age:52yrs as on date of application and an accident / incident-free record at the time of application. Pilot -in - Command (Transition); Max Age: 58yrs as on the date of application and an accident / incident-free record at the time of application.
Experience Minimum Total Flight Time : 2000 hrs including min PIC hrs of either 800 hrs on transport category multi engine jets OR 1300 PIC hrs on transport category multi engine turbo prop. Glass Cockpit experience will be preferred.

Total flying experience of 1500 hours including 1000 hours of First Officer experience on commercial multi-engine jet with MTOW>5700KG or 1000 hours Non-commercial Multi engine jet with MTOW>5700KG.

OR

Total flying experience of 2000 hours including First Officer experience of 1000 hours on commercial multi-engine turbo prop with MTOW > 5700 kgs or 2000 hours on non-commercial multi engine turbo prop with MTOW > 5700 kgs or 1500 hours accumulated flying experience (of which 250 hours on any multi-engine aircraft).

Total Flying Experience of 3000 hours including PIC experience of at least 500 hours on commercial multi-engine jet with MTOW > 5700 kgs or 1000 hours on non-commercial multi-engine jet with MTOW > 5700 kgs.

OR

Total flying experience of 3000 hours including PIC experience of at least 1000 hours on commercial multi-engine Turbo prop with MTOW > 5700 kgs or 2000 hours on non-commercial multi-engine Turbo prop with MTOW > 10000 kgs.
Course required to be completed ATPL ATPL ATPL
Hours required Min Total Flight Time : 2000hrs (Pilots with ATPL and NO civil experience) Min Total Flight Time : 1500 hrs Hours required – 3000 hrs
   
Type Rated Pilots
  Junior First Officer First Officer Senior First Officer Captain & Above
Criteria

Maximum Age: 37yrs, 40 yrs (for pilots > 1000 hrs flying time; Indian National with Indian DGCA issued CPL with A320 endorsement.

Maximum Age: 40yrs; Pilots must have current DGCA ATPL, FRTO, RTR, Class 1 Medical, valid ratings and an accident / incident-free record at the time of application. Maximum Age: 55yrs; Pilots must have current DGCA ATPL, FRTO, RTR, Class 1 Medical, valid ratings and an accident / incident-free record at the time of application. Pilot -in - Command (Type Rated) on A- 320; Max Age: 62yrs; Pilots must have current DGCA ATPL, FRTO, RTR, Class 1 Medical, valid ratings and an accident / incident-free record at the time of application.
Applicants for the role of A320 Trainer should hold DGCA approved trainer status
Experience Junior FO must have current COP/RTR, FRTO, Class 1 Medical, and an accident / incident-free record at the time of application. Minimum First officer experience of 200 hours on A320 family aircraft 1000 hours on commercial Jet or Turboprop with MTOW>5700Kg including 100 Hrs on A320.
Previous A320 Rating & with recency on other Airbus aircraft in previous 30 months (A320 re-qualification)
Total Flying Experience 3000 hours including 1000 hours on Multi Engine aircraft and line released as PIC on A320.
Course required To Be Completed CPL CPL ATPL ATPL
Hours required Min Total Flight Time : 1500hrs Min Total Flight Time : 3000hrs
     
A320 Type Rated Expat Pilots
Criteria Max Age: 62yrs; Pilots must have current ATPL, FRTO, RTR, Class 1 Medical, valid ratings and an accident / incident-free record at the time of application.
Experience Minimum Total Flight Time : 5000hrs ,Minimum PIC on Multi-engine airplanes: 3000 hrs, Min PIC time on A-320 family Aircraft : 1000hrs (current IR/PPC check) ; ICAO English language Proficiency 4 & above, Max age: 62 Years at the time of application. Minimum Glass-cockpit experience 1000 hrs
Course required to be completed ATPL
Hours required Minimum total flight time of 5000 hrs.

ATR 72-600
Type Rated Pilots
Type Rated Pilots Trainee Officer First Officer Senior First Officer Transition Captain Captain & Above
Criteria Maximum Age: 37yrs, 40 yrs (for pilots > 1000 hrs flying time; Indian National with Indian DGCA issued CPL with ATR 72 endorsement. Maximum Age: 55yrs; Pilots must have current DGCA ATPL, FRTO, RTR, Class 1 Medical, valid ratings and an accident / incident-free record at the time of application. Maximum Age: 55yrs; Pilots must have current DGCA ATPL, FRTO, RTR, Class 1 Medical, valid ratings and an accident / incident-free record at the time of application. Maximum Age: 58yrs; Pilots must have current DGCA ATPL, FRTO, RTR, Class 1 Medical, valid ratings and an accident / incident-free record at the time of application. Pilot -in - Command (Type Rated) on ATR family; Max Age: 63yrs; Pilots must have current DGCA ATPL, FRTO, RTR, Class 1 Medical, valid ratings and an accident / incident-free record at the time of application. Applicants for the role of ATR 72-600 Trainer should hold DGCA approved trainer status
Experience Must have current COP/RTR, FRTO, Class 1 Medical, and an accident / incident-free record at the time of application Minimum Co-pilot flight time on ATR 42/72 : 100hrs; 500 hours on commercial jet or turboprop aircraft with MTOW > 5700 kgs including 100 hrs on ATR 42/72 Minimum Co-pilot flight time on ATR family aircraft : 1000hrs. Min Pilot-in Command Line Released on ATR 72/42
Course to be Completed CPL CPL ATPL ATPL ATPL
Hours Required     Min Total Flight Time : 1500hrs Min Total Flight Time : 2500hrs Min Total Flight Time : 2500hrs
 
 
Non Type Rated Pilots
Non Type Rated Pilots Senior First Officer Transition Captain Captain & Above
Criteria Maximum Age: 55 yrs as on date of application and an accident / incident free record at the time of application Maximum Age: 58yrs; Pilots must have current DGCA ATPL, FRTO, RTR, Class 1 Medical, valid ratings and an accident / incident-free record at the time of application. Pilot -in - Command; Max Age: 63yrs as on the date of application and an accident / incident-free record at the time of application.
Experience Minimum Total Flight Time : 1500 hrs including 500 hrs of first officer experience on commercial multi-engine jet/turboprop with MTOW > 5700 kgs
OR
1000 hrs on non commercial muti engine jet with MTOW > 5700 kgs
OR
1500 hrs accumulated flying experience (of which 250 hours on any multi-engine aircraft)
Pilot with 2500 hrs of total flying and PIC experienced of 1000 hrs on corporate jets/Turbo prop (full glass cockpit) MTOW < 5700 kgs
OR
Pilots having experience of 2500 hrs on high performance military jets
Total Flying Experience of 2500 hours including PIC experience of at least 500 hours on commercial multi-engine jet with MTOW > 5700 kgs or 500 hours on non-commercial multi-engine jet with MTOW > 5700 kgs.
OR
Total flying experience of 2500 hours including PIC experience of at least 500 hours on commercial multi-engine Turbo prop with MTOW > 5700 kgs or 1000 hours on non-commercial multi-engine Turbo prop with MTOW > 5700 kgs.
Course to be Completed ATPL ATPL ATPL
Hours Required Min Total Flight Time : 1500 hrs Min Total Flight Time : 2500hrs Min Total Flight Time : 2500hrs
 
ATR Type Rated Expat Pilot
Criteria Max Age: 62yrs; Pilots must have current ATPL, FRTO, RTR, Class 1 Medical, valid ratings and an accident / incident-free record at the time of application.
Experience Minimum Total Flight Time : 3000hrs , Min PIC experience 1000 hrs; Min PIC time on ATR-72 Aircraft : 500hrs (current IR/PPC check) ; ICAO English language Proficiency 4 & above, Max age: 62 Years at the time of application. Minimum Glass-cockpit experience 500 hrs with current IR/PPC check
Course to be Completed ATPL
Hours Required Minimum total flight time of 3000 hrs