IASCO Global Ltd.
Unit 608, Stag Building
148 Queen's Rd, Central
Hong Kong

Job Details

Title:Air Japan B767 Captains
Location/Base:Tokyo Japan/NRT
Ref #:AJX101
Airline:Air Japan AJX
Aircraft Type: B767
Minimum Requirements:

Captain Requirements (non-JCAB Licence holders)

  • 6,000 hours Total Time
  • 4,500 hours Commercial Jet PIC
  • Multi-engine Jet experience in excess of 65,000kg MTOW
  • Valid ATPL Jet Aircraft Command Rating (aircraft types B737/A320 equivalent or larger commercial jet)
  • Must have flown within the last 12 months
  • Under 55 years of age at time of commencement
  • Valid ICAO Medical Certificate
  • ICAO English Level 4 or higher

Captain Requirements (JCAB Licence holders)

  • JCAB Licence
  • 6,000 hours Total Time
  • 3,000 hours Jet PIC
  • minimum of 500 hours Jet PIC with a Japanese Airline
  • Valid JCAB ATPL with Command Jet Type Rating
  • Multi-engine Jet experience in excess of 50,000kg MTOW
  • Valid ICAO Medical Certificate
  • ICAO English Level 4 or higher

Air Japan have announced an increase to their contract conditions:

  • Captains completed line flying Fiscal Year 1, 2 and 3 will receive an annual bonus of USD30,000 (Scheme beyond 2023 to be advised)
  • Captains completed line flying Fiscal Years 4 and 5 will receive an annual bonus of USD36,000 (Scheme beyond 2023 to be advised)
  • An additional USD30,000 will be paid after 5 years as a contract completion bonus.

Air Japan operates a fleet of passenger & freighter B767 aircraft which operate within Asia to China, Seoul, Bangkok, Singapore and Honolulu with more destinations planned.These contracts are for 5 years in length with an operating base of Narita, Japan.

This an excellent opportunity to secure a long term career path with a major Japanese airline which is upgrading its fleet with B787 aircraft. Air Japan will provide, at no cost, a full type rating course leading to a JCAB licence – a very highly sought after qualification.

An excellent commuting package is offered with 10 days off per month with a minimum of 8 consecutive days.

Air Japan also provides $2000 USD per month to assist with commuting to Tokyo, whilst also offering staff travel on Star Alliance partner airlines.

Air Japan are interviewing now so contact us if you need more information, or would like to discuss any aspect of this position.

If you would like to download a flyer then please click here.

If you wish, we can arrange for one of our pilot consultants to contact you so you can talk at length, and in depth, about this position. No other recruitment company has pilots talking to pilots, giving an honest pilot’s perspective.


The following table shows the pay rates at Air Japan.
All amounts are US Dollars.

Air Japan Captains

1st Fiscal Year$10,192$4,526$14,718$30,000
2nd Fiscal Year$11,425$4,765$16,190$30,000
3rd Fiscal Year$11,592$5,010$16,602$30,000
4th Fiscal Year$11,781$5,263$17,044$36,000
5th Fiscal Year$11,986$5,525$17,511$36,000
Contract Completion 
$30,000 at end of contract for 5 years continuous service
  • B767 type rating provided by Air Japan
  • No bond payable for the rating
  • Up to 14 days off in a block per month
  • Contract completion bonus of $30,000 USD after 5 years
  • 24 vacation days per year
  • 12 days sick leave per year
  • Worldwide medical insurance provided for pilot and family. This includes full US health insurance for US citizens.
  • Staff travel benefits on Star Alliance
  • Life insurance provided for up to $300,000 AUD
  • 5 year contract with extensions to age 65
Contract Term: 5 Year
Benefits:Please see Benefit details in the above Description section

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