The Dayton, Ohio-based company—a wholly-owned subsidiary of American Airlines—opened a location on March 2 to help attract more pilots during an industrywide shortage, according to a press release.
The hub will look to hire up to 30 captains and 30 first officers, according to the company. The company is offering the following incentives through June:
- Direct entry captains with over 950 flight hours will receive a $100,000 sign-on bonus, and pay will start at $146 per hour.
- Experienced first officers with over 500 flight hours will receive a $75,000 sign-on bonus, and pay will start at $90 per hour.
There will be five airplanes based out of DFW with up to 20 daily departures.
2400 Aviation Drive., DFW Airport. https://psaairlines.com