Best Airlines to Work for

Even though the airline business is a extremely competitive environment for candidates, it pays to have your sights set high when it comes to classifying your preferred employer.  At we collaborate with a host of global aviation companies and recruiters, so we have developed an understanding of how certain companies in the aviation sector work.  This has empowered us to create a shortlist of what we believe to be some of the top airlines to work for.

There are 5 best airlines to work for in our list.  On website you can mostly find job offers of these companies.  In this article we will share a little bit of information about each with you, and no matter if you are looking out for a pilot job, a position in cabin crew or an airline engineer’s job, we hope you’ll find this information useful.

Here is our list of the best airlines to work for:


Based in Dubai, The Emirates group is one of the best airlines in the world.  It is the largest airline in the Middle East, employing over 50,000 employees and operating over 3,300 flights per week from its hub at Dubai International Airport, to more than 148 cities in 78 countries across six continents, using 180 wide-bodied aircraft. This powerful market position makes Emirates Airline a highly attractive solution for travelers as well as job candidates.  Having the power to demand the best of the best, Emirates describes their working environment in Dubai as modern and offering one of the most desirable lifestyles in the world.  With a highly diverse cultural base, one of the big pulls for many people is the tax-free salary and benefits on offer in this part of the world.

Best Airlines to Work for

Turkish Airlines

Turkish Airlines is the national flag carrier airline of Turkey, headquartered in Istanbul. It operates scheduled services to 280 destinations in Europe, Asia, Africa and the Americas, making it the fourth-largest carrier in the world by number of destinations.Turkish Airlines is also the operator that flies to most countries. Turkish Airlines was established on 20 May 1933 and now it has about 20 000 employees and carries 54,7 million passengers a year. With a highly focused mission statement, you can be sure that if you join Turkish Airways that you will be on a fast track to maximising your development opportunities and opening doors that might not otherwise be accessible.

Best Airlines to Work for


A forward-thinking company Flydubai operates between a total of 95 destinations.  Based in the Dubai, Flydubai is headquartered in Dubai International Airport. The company was formed on 19 March 2008 as a venture by the Government of Dubai (the Government of Dubai also owns Emirates Airlines). Flydubai says that they are growing quickly and welcomes talented employees.

Best Airlines to Work for

Etihad Airways

The United Arab Emirates second biggest airline and flag carrier Etihad Airways has its Head office in Khalifa City in Abu Dhabi.  An airline that was created in 2003 operates more than 1,000 flights per week to over 120 passenger and cargo destinations in the Middle East, Africa, Europe, Asia, Australia and the Americas.  With a passenger arm, holiday businesses and a cargo company, Etihad has a great range of opportunities for candidates across every part of the aviation industry.

 Best Airlines to Work for

China Airlines

China Airlines is the flag carrier and largest airline of the Republic of China. It is headquartered in Taiwan and boasts a professional team of about 10,500 employees in nearly 100 different job categories (9,900 employees in Taiwan and 2,011 employees outside Taiwan), working all around the globe. China Airlines operates over 1,400 flights weekly to 118 airports in 115 cities across Asia, Europe, North America and Oceania. In this big family, every employee performs his/her jobs conscientiously. Motivated by the service goal of making China Airlines "The Most Reliable Airline", they devote themselves to their work, making contributions in their respective work fields.

Best Airlines to Work for

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