Aeroflot is considering the possibility of increasing the salaries of pilots

MOSCOW, June 26. /TASS/. Airline Aeroflot is considering the possibility of increasing wages for pilots. About it journalists were reported by the General Director of airline Vitaly Savelyev.

“We now need to obtain a quota of 40 people. We have a small deficit (aircraft commander – approx. TASS), in the “Aeroflot” now the outflow is of the order of 15-20 people, – said Savelyev. Now we have introduced a relocation for the coming again of the pilots, we consider the question of raising salaries”.

According to him, the shortage of pilots is celebrated on the Boeing 777, Boeing 737, Airbus 320.

As reported earlier on Monday Savelyev, the airline has also decided that within three years will not be taken back for work previously retired pilots.

According to him, the airline “Russia” has left about 120 people in a short period of “Aeroflot”- about 20 people. He added that it was the mass Exodus of pilots to Asian airlines.

Previously, “Aeroflot” and “Russia” as the stimulus measures against the outflow of pilots entered the lift: with the employment of the aircraft commander Aeroflot payment will be 650 thousand rubles, the second pilot – 350 thousand rubles (in Russia, 500 thousand and 250 thousand respectively).

Previously, the newspaper “Kommersant” reported that Russian airlines are concerned about the leak of flight personnel in Asia over the past two and a half years, I went to work, more than 300 commanders of aircraft and instructors, another 400 in the employment process.

The Minister of transport of Russia Maxim Sokolov said that the Agency does not see much of a problem in the outflow of Russian pilots abroad.