Kalitta Air is seeking pilot applicants who are interested in working in the very challenging environment of providing Global Airlift. We have scheduled runs that have our pilots flying around the globe. We also have our AdHoc trips that will take you into parts of the world that are not only challenging, but rewarding on many levels.
Our pilot group enjoys home basing, (paid airline ticket to and from work) a truly industry leading medical insurance package, along with a 401k company match. If you want to fly modern wide-body aircraft around the globe for an established airline that is on the cusp of rapid expansion, Kalitta Air, is your airline.


Pilot Hiring Minimums:

  • FAA Multi-Engine Airline Transport Certificate or Restricted Multi-Engine Airline Pilot Certificate

  • 2500 + hours of total time (4,000 preferred)

  • 500 hours turbo-jet or 1500 hours and Graduate of a US Military Training Program and SIC/PIC Type Rating in a Turbojet Aircraft

  • Current FAA Class 1 Medical Certificate

  • FCC Radio License

  • No restrictions on International Travel

  • Current US Passport

  • Ability to pass a 10-year security background check and pre-employment Drug and Alcohol test




Kalitta Air’s Training Center offers state of the art training devices, and a highly qualified staff dedicated to meeting all your training needs.  Our flight training devices are continually upgraded in order to offer training using current technology which includes items such as Controller Pilot Data Link Communication, Aircraft Communications Addressing and Reporting System, and Electronic Flight Bags.  Our simulator maintenance technicians are leaders in the industry, and maintain all of our devices with a near one hundred percent readiness rate to ensure no interruptions during training.  Our Instructor staff has an extensive amount of experience and is dedicated to providing quality instruction to each and every one of our students.  Come train with us and experience a new level of training excellence! 


Come Meet Us at the Job Fair!

Come meet Kalitta pilots at the job fair and discover what sets Kalitta apart from other cargo carriers.  We’re currently recruiting pilots to support our expanding fleet of B747s and B767s, and are looking for pilots that meet our high standards of flying skills, professionalism, and safety.  If you’re interested in joining our team, the job fair is an excellent place to meet with our recruiters face to face and begin your flying career at Kalitta Air.