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Read Page 1 ... and some ATPL questions, some questions about HK runway vectors, flight time to Taipei. 47 questions of general aviation and HK knowledge really. Personality assessment: It is what it is. Cant really prepare for it there was maybe 100 questions. That wrapped up the first day. Got an email about the 2nd day about 5pm. Had to book and pay for english language test. Second day started with a benefits breifing, talking about the package and places to live, how to get around, general HK living, training program if successful. Found this actually quite valuable. Medical: Did a full class one HKCAD medical, all the extras, ECG, blood tests, drug tests, chest xray etc etc. Standard initial issue. HR & Technical interview: Normal kind of interview questions were asked, (view the study guide of this website).                    Had a mental maths calculation about rest periods on a flight, first break at a certain time everyone needs to be back by a certain time, equal breaks, what time was each changeover.   Also covered couple questions I got wrong... Continue Reading this Interview Experience

  1. Dec 04, 2023 Team interview lasted for 35 minutes.very relaxed and talked about general,  why left last job, why Cathay, did u apply for any other Asian company. flying experience . And personal life She highlighted about cost of living in HongKong and which area I want to live in if i get selected, also she asked to show passport and vaccination certificate for... Continue reading this interview experience

  2. Nov 20, 2023 HR Interview only It was friendly Asked questions about ATPL CPL and aviation news Others are general such as introducing yourself and why you want to be a... Continue reading this interview experience

  3. Nov 17, 2023 Position applied-Direct First Officer- The interview was mostly to know me. It took probably 45 min. Was only one person HR he asked some questions about my work background and personal life. He ask too what I know about Cathay Pacific (History and routes). No Technical question. Please read the Study Guide. Overall the interview was very friendly. Platform used was... Continue reading this interview experience

  4. Nov 09, 2023 The interview was 37 min long, platform used was TEAMS, the interview panel was composed of one HR guy, entire interview was about my background and experience, NO operational questions,  I was asked about Cathay Pacific (history, fleet, routes, etc.) he also asked me about Hong Kong (quick basic knowledge),  (view the study guide of this website).  The interviewer was very polite and the atmosphere of the entire interview was calm and... Continue reading this interview experience

  5. Oct 30, 2023 HR interview: basic HR questions to walk through the resume and to understand why you want to be a pilot and why Cathay Pacific - since this is my second attempt, I was being asked the improvement since last time - finished in 20 mins via Teams Tech interview : - Received email invitation in the next day, F2F interview arranged in the following week - Two interviewers, one HR and one training Captain, hence both HR and tech questions were covered - For HR questions, pretty similar to the... Continue reading this interview experience

  6. Oct 18, 2023 Applied for cadet pilot. The whole process took around 5 weeks. Applying from overseas. Both Hr and technical interviews were quite straightforward. Not being drilled or grilled. Interviewers were quite friendly. Be prepared to speak about yourself and your background. Not asked about CX history. Familiarise yourself with their network and... Continue reading this interview experience

  7. Sep 26, 2023 Mcas vs v apha prot complete procedure. Altn law and normal law protections. Tcas, wx radar , windshear rang and system working condition (eg altitude 1300 ra to 50 ft on approach etc in config 1+f atleast). Unreliable procedure complete and the isolation and identification of the adr . Pitot supplies what all instruments. Some basic hr... Continue reading this interview experience

  8. Sep 19, 2023 Interview lasted aproximately 30 minutes. First HR questions. Most of them regarding why Hong Kong, why Cathay and a few scenario questions about leadership and how to deal with difficult colleagues. Then technical questions. He focused alot on my current aircraft systems, like predictive windshear, memory items and other systems. Quite general and things we are supposed to know. Review the Study... Continue reading this interview experience

  9. Sep 04, 2023 I had my interview by Cathay Pacific Airways this month for "Direct Entry First Officer" position. The event started at 10:00 a.m (HKT) on Team app with the HR team. The interview took about 45 mins long and all of the question related to my background,experiences,and about Cathay&Hong Kong. No technical questions from the HR., (view the study guide of this website).  Do you have any questions? Thats the end of the interview. After that, they requested me to show my... Continue reading this interview experience

  10. Jun 06, 2023 The panel interview started on time via Microsoft Teams. There were 3 interviewers. I was asked a brief introduction of myself regarding my personal and career experiences. We then talked about their history, routes, number of planes and given the chance what kind of plane would I choose if I get hired. I told him that I would prefer Boeing because of my experience. but I’m also open to fly the Airbus planes. We talked about my experiences flying to and from Hongkong. If I can adjust... Continue reading this interview experience

  11. Deepen N

    (Hired at Cathay Pacific)

    Lots of insights into interview questions.

    Jun 07, 2023  

    Broc Y

    Wouldn't have received an offer without it.

    Feb 20, 2024