Cargolux Italia S.p.A. is an Italian all-cargo airline founded in December 2008 as a joint venture between Italian interests and Cargolux Airlines International S.A. with the aim to serve the Italian market, one of the most important in Europe, both in terms of imported and exported goods.

The company is headquartered in Vizzola Ticino in the vicinity of Milan Malpensa International Airport.

The company commenced operations in June 2009 and currently operates flights from Milan to various destinations in both the United States and Asia. The company also operates to all African destinations in the Cargolux Group's network on behalf of Cargolux.

The company's fleet comprises four Boeing 747-400 freighter aircraft that are tailored to the specific needs of freight forwarders.

Cargolux Italia employs around 130 ground staff and crew.

The carrier has appointed Cargolux Airlines S.A. as its worldwide General Cargo Sales Agent.

Jobs in the air

Cargolux Italia is now accepting new applications for the position of  B747-400 direct entry First Officer, please send your CV accompanied by a cover letter to application[@]

Qualification and experience

Type-rated and non-type rated on B747-400

Minimum 1500 hours multi-pilot multi-engine time on jet aircraft or turboprop aircraft (CS-25) with MTOW > 10 tons or seating capacity > 19 seats

EASA Part FCL ATPL or CPL / IR with ATPL theory or MPL

EASA Part Medical Class 1

Full second level graduation minimum (e.g. Baccalauréat, Abitur, A-Level Exam, Matura)

ICAO English language proficiency level 4, preferably level 6


Above-average flying abilities & impeccable safety standards

Ability to work in a multicultural environment

Authorization to live and work within the European Union

Ability to successfully pass a security background check and a pre-employment medical test

Unrestricted rights for international travel

Agreement to transfer your license to a Luxembourg issued EASA license

Jobs on the ground