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An Emirates Airlines Irish Success story

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                                                  Image courtesy of Emirates Airlines  This year fast growing Gulf carrier Emirates Airlines will take delivery of 37 new aircraft 21 Airbus A380s and 16 Boeing 777-300ERs marking the highest number of new deliveries ever in a single year. To meet fleet demand Emirates has opportunities for turboprop and business jet pilots to fly wide body aircraft on it's extensive network. A recent Irish success story is Jenel Davis of Stobart Air, flying the ATR 42/72 whom joined Emirates. This month Jenel will be joining the Boeing 777 fleet after completing a specifically designed training program for Turboprop pilots that include a Jet Orientation course, Computer Based Training (CBT), Fixed base and Flight Simulation training and Line Flying Under Supervision (LIFUS) training. Emirates continues its search for experienced pilots to join the expanding fleet and recent changes in criteria mean that Emirates are now accepting application