This is your chance to Captain the B737-800 for a four sectors, 8 hour, day during a busy passenger schedule. Take up your position of a “Line” pilot and fly your aircraft, crew and passengers safely to their destinations.
London Stansted to Paris (Charles De Gaulle)
Paris (Charles De Gaulle) to Birmingham
Birmingham to Salzburg
Salzburg to London Stansted
Your day will start with the flight from London Stansted Airport, which is the
fourth busiest airport in the UK, to Paris and returning to Birmingham. After
reaching Birmingham you will have the chance to step out of the flightdeck and have a light sandwich lunch while your aircraft is prepared for your next two sectors. From Birmingham, which can be considered the seventh busiest airport in the UK, you will fly to Salzburg in Austria which is tucked into the mountainous region of the Eastern Alps and is close to the border with Germany.
As Captain you will be provided with flight plans and navigation charts for your flights. Along with your experienced First Officer, you will run through the flight plan, check the weather and prepare for each flight.
On the flightdeck you and your first officer will set up the aircraft ready for each departure. You will need to make sure the aircraft has the correct amount of fuel for the flight, the flight management computer is correctly programmed and the weather has not changed. After each takeoff you will be monitoring the aircraft systems, following the flight plan and preparing for the decent and the arrival into your destination. As you reach and depart from Salzburg, try not to bump into the mountains.