Flexjet hikes pilot hiring, private jet deliveries

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Flexjet will add 50 private jets in 2022 and has increased its target for new pilot hires from 300 to 350

Flexjet plans to hire 350 pilots and add 50 new private jets during 2022. The announcement means it is increasing its target for new pilot hires from its previously stated goal of 300. It currently employs over 800 pilots.

Wheels Up offers pilots equity grants

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The Pilot Employee Equity Grant provides equity ownership to Wheels Up full-time and part-time controlled fleet pilots 

Wheels Up is offering a Pilot Employee Equity Grant. The grant will provide equity ownership to pilots.

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


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.

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