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Cape Air is always looking for talented, energetic candidates to serve in our pilot ranks. 

Position 135 Hiring Requirements 121 Operations
Captain
  • FAA commercial multi-engine licenses w/ instrument
  • ATP multi-engine land preferred
  • First Class Medical
  • Total Time: 1,500 hours
  • Cross-Country: 500 hours (50+ NM)
  • Night: 100 hours
  • Instrument: 75 hours
  • Multi-Engine: 50 Hours preferred
  • Valid passport
  • FAA ATP certificate
  • First Class Medical
  • FAA commercial multi-engine with instrument rating with the following flight experience:
  • Total Time: 1,500 hours
  • Cross-Country: 500 hours (50+ NM)
  • Night: 100 hours
  • Instrument : 75 hours
  • 1,000 hours in any one or combination of the following:
    • Second-in-Command under Part 121
    • Pilot in Command under Part 135.243(a)(1)
    • Pilot-in-Command under Part 91.1053(a)(2)(i)
  • Valid passport
     
PIC
  • FAA commercial multi-engine licenses w/ instrument
  • First Class Medical
  • Total Time: 1,200 hours
  • Cross-Country: 500 hours (point-to-point)
  • Night: 100 hours
  • Instrument: 75 hours
  • Multi-Engine: 50 hours preferred
  • Valid passport
Not Applicable
     
First Officer
  • FAA commercial multi-engine licenses w/instrument rating
  • First Class Medical
  • 500 hours total time
  • 100 hours XC (point to point)
  • 25 hours night
  • 25 hours Instrument (Actual, simulated or FTD)
  • 25 hour ME (preferred)

Preferred:

  • Bachelors degree from an AABI accredited school
  • 1 Year of full time instruction
  • FAA ATP certificate
  • FAA Restricted ATP
  • First Class Medical
  • FAA commercial multi-engine land, with instrument rating with the following flight experience:
  • Total Time: 750 hours
  • Cross-Country: 500 hours (50+ NM)
  • Night: 100 hours
  • Instrument : 75 hours
  • FAA Commercial multi-engine land and meets the requirements of 14 CFR Part 61.160, Aeronautical experience - RATP
  • Valid passport

 

Equal Opportunity Employer
It is the policy of Cape Air/Nantucket Airlines to provide Equal Employment Opportunities to all applicants and employees. Company policy prohibits unlawful discrimination by any employee, officer or supervisor based on race, color, creed, sex, marital status, age, national origin or ancestry, physical or mental disability or a relationship or association with a disabled individual, veteran status, sexual orientation, political beliefs or any other consideration made unlawful by federal, state, international, or local laws. All such discrimination is unlawful. Our commitment to be an Equal Opportunity Employer applies to all applicants and employees and includes a prohibition of unlawful discrimination by the Company as well as any employee, officer, manager and supervisor. In compliance with laws ensuring equal employment opportunities to qualified individuals with disabilities, the Company will make reasonable accommodations for known physical or mental limitations of an otherwise qualified individual with a disability who is an applicant or employee unless undue hardship would result. A qualified individual with a disability is someone who is able to perform the essential functions of a position with or without reasonable accommodations.

Full Time Pilot Positions

  • We are currently accepting applications for all pilot openings. 
  • To apply online, click here.

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Travel Destinations

Cape Cod & the Islands


Cape Cod was where it all started for Cape Air, and we still have our roots planted in Hyannis with our corporate headquarters. We're proud to serve the beautiful Cape & Islands year-round.

Northeast


Our wings cover the best of the Northeast, with daily, year-round flights from our hub in Boston to VT, NH, ME and NY.

Midwest


Our hub at St. Louis serves Missouri, Illinois and Kentucky.

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Montana


If time is money, save both. Our fast flights across Eastern Montana from our hub in Billings will get you to your destination in a fraction of the time it takes to drive. Later Lonesome Road!

Caribbean


With up to 100 flights a day in Puerto Rico, the USVI and the BVI, you have the flexibility to fly when you want to, and easily connect with major carriers.

Micronesia


Our "first flight of the day" is always from our hub in Guam. Operating as United Express, we serve the islands of Guam, Rota and Saipan. To book Micronesia flights, visit united.com.

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CAPE COD & THE ISLANDS

NORTHEAST

Midwest

Montana

Caribbean

Micronesia

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