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Old Jun 11, 19, 2:34 pm
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Originally Posted by alpha320 View Post
Not really. Flight and cabin crew 'bid' for the trips they want. As you can imagine, weekends off are very popular and the system is seniority based, so you won't have the best chance as a new entrant. Likewise, you can't do short-haul only, at the very least you'd need to do enough long haul trips to keep your certification current on that aircraft type.
Originally Posted by shefgab View Post
If they know how to bid, then yes. "There and back" routes are generally not very popular with MF crew, unless you need to be home every night.
Thanks for your responses. Can you just be in that case be part time and hence not do a full 40 hours per week?
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