08 September 2022

Brookfield Aviation | B777 Captain


Brookfield Aviation is pleased to offer B787 Captain positions based in the picturesque coastal city of Xiamen, one of China’s cleanest and greenest cities, consistently ranked in the top 5 cities in China for air quality.

As a part of their fleet expansion, Xiamen now operates a dozen of the new Dreamliner B787-8 and B787-9 across four continents, with additional B787’s on order.

Contracts are 3 years in length with excellent remuneration and the prospect of a financial performance bonus. Due to COVID restrictions, the current contract is non-commuting and based in Xiamen. All income is net of Chinese taxes.

Like all Chinese airlines, Xiamen pays all Chinese income taxes, and there are excellent benefits on offer with all crew members having access to the Brookfield Aviation Loss of Income and medical insurance policies, underwritten by Lloyds of London & Now Heath.

Basic Terms:

  • Contract Model: Non-commuting; **Commuting option will be available when China releases the restriction with no time guarantee.
  • Ground School Period: ¥12000/M ($1880/Month) + $200/Day
  • Line Training Period: ¥12000/M ($1880/Month) + $300/Day
  • Captain period:
  • Basic Salary: ¥12000/M ($1880/Month)
  • Basic Hourly Flying Pay: $230/H+ Extra Hourly Flying Pay
  • Monthly Income: Around US$ 15,600 for 50 block hours.
  • Safety Bonus: $25/H
  • Layover Allowance+ Financial Performance Bonus+ Seating Allowance+ Quarantine Allowance
  • Benefit: 5 free tickets+ 5 ID 75 tickets per year (flights operated by Xiamen Airlines) for Employee and his immediate family


  • Currently operating as PIC on B777 /B787
  • Minimum 2,000 hrs multi-crew multi-jet
  • Minimum 5,000 hrs total
  • Min 500 hrs and 1 year experience as PIC on a multi-crew jet
  • Flown B777/B787 within 12 months
  • Maximum age of 55 at contract start
  • Valid ICAO ATPL with valid rating
  • Valid First-Class Medical
  • ICAO English Level 4 or above

** The candidates would cover the cost of the quarantine period in China.