Flexjet gives pilots a boost amid plans to increase fleet by 14% in 2018

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Fractional share and jet card provider Flexjet will increase pilot ranks by 25% this year

 

Directional Aviation’s Flexjet LLC, a leading provider of fractional jet ownership, leases and jet cards, announced today “substantial salary increases” for Red Label pilots, making them, according to the company, the highest paid in the industry. Red Label pilots’ total compensation is greater than that of competitors by 25% or more, Flexjet said in a press release received by Private Jet Card Comparisons. Red Label by Flexjet is the carrier’s premium offering.

Buoyed By Its Red Label Product, Flexjet Is Hiring Pilots For The First Time Since 2015

With new business jumping 50% so far in 2017 on top of 20% growth in 2016, Flexjet LLC says it is hiring pilots for the first time since 2015.