In business since 1990, Ameristar Jet Charter is a 135 on-demand carrier, with headquarters located in Dallas, TX and bases in El Paso and Detroit. Additionally, Ameristar has a 121 airline which operates DC-9, MD-88 and B737 aircraft.

Latest News

Hiring pilots for Falcon 20 cargo aircraft which fly primarily throughout North, Central and sometimes South America.

  • ATP CTP included with upgrade if only commercial pilot certificate
  • Upgrade to PIC on average is one year or less

Hiring Information

Accepting Resumes


  No. of Pilots Source & Notes
June '20
Actual Hiring
Unknown Monthly Estimated Hiring
July '20
Projected Hiring
Unknown Monthly Estimated Hiring
August '20
Projected Hiring
Unknown Monthly Estimated Hiring


  Minimum Competitive Preferred
Total Time 1200 1500  
Last 6 Months:
Multi Time: 500 500
Turboprop Time:
Jet Time:
Certificate Commercial ATP
ATP Written

Resume Submittal

Updated Apr 19, 2016

Recent Ameristar New Hires

Company Benefits

Company Benefits

  • Per diem is $2 per hour away from home base
  • 401K matching
  • Insurance - health, dental, life
  • Customizable monthly schedule based on pilot request
  • 10 to 11 hard days off per month
  • CASS participant
  • Base salary begins day one of training
  • Average first year salary is approximately $50,000
  • Expected progression while employed:
    • Second year approximately $60,000 (now logging PIC turbojet time)
    • Third year approximately $70,000 (potentially 1000 hours PIC jet logged)
    • Forth year approximately $80,000 (flow through to 121 side and logging 121 time)
    • Fifth year approximately $90,000 (potentially 1000 hours 121 time logged)
    • (All of the above are estimates and are in no way guaranteed. These are projections.)
Updated Apr 19, 2016

Domiciles, Fleet , & Contact

Current Fleet, Orders & Options

B-737 Current Fleet 2
DC-9 Current Fleet 4
Falcon Current Fleet 10
King Air B200 Current Fleet 1
MD-88 Current Fleet 2

Contact Information

ContactRobert Harris
Email[email protected]
Mailing Address4400 Glenn Curtis Dr.
Addison, TX 75001
Updated Apr 19, 2016
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