- Does AJX Provide Visa's to live in Japan?
No, AJX does not support Visa's. You are required to commute to/from your designated crew base, currently Tokyo, Japan.
- Do we have to pay tax in Japan?
As a non-permanent resident, no you will not be subject to income tax in Japan.
- How long is training?
You may expect to start with the Air Law Exam (ATP written) - 2 weeks, followed by Ground School - 2 months, Sim and checkride - 3 months, and finally IOE or what they call OJT - 3 months.
- Is there a bond or penalty to terminate my contract early?
There is no training bond. However there is a penalty for not providing 90 days notice.
- Are there upgrades?
You will be given the opportunity to be evaluated for upgrade. The most Junior Captain was hired in 2013.
- I have never been to Japan before, where could I learn more about their customs and points of interests?
japan-guide.com is a great website.