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    Vacancy Out - 2/24/17


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    65 CA Vacancies

    10 175 CAs
    55 145 Split DFW/LGA

    This vacancy will get us well into 2014 hires. Huge congratulations to these new Captains!

    I told you guys. More good news to come soon. Not a bad time to be a pilot at Envoy.

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    That was pretty predictable, come on!

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    Quote Originally Posted by Dacuj View Post
    65 CA Vacancies

    10 175 CAs
    55 145 Split DFW/LGA

    This vacancy will get us well into 2014 hires. Huge congratulations to these new Captains!

    I told you guys. More good news to come soon. Not a bad time to be a pilot at Envoy.
    Except for the fact that ORD continues to shrink and people FORCED out of their equipment and base can no longer get back. But it's OK. Skywest and PSA continue to grow in ORD.

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    F$ck you.

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    Dacuj that is. Everyone go about your business.

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    Does that f bomb mean you didnt get laid as was thought on your date last night?

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    Quote Originally Posted by Dacuj View Post
    65 CA Vacancies

    10 175 CAs
    55 145 Split DFW/LGA

    This vacancy will get us well into 2014 hires. Huge congratulations to these new Captains!

    I told you guys. More good news to come soon. Not a bad time to be a pilot at Envoy.
    They are not Captains until they actually go to class which is what. 18 months from now?

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    65 upgrades and everybody bitches...

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    Quote Originally Posted by flyinsol0 View Post
    65 upgrades and everybody bitches...
    Just wait...

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    Not everybody...
    I say congrats to those who will get it!

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    Quote Originally Posted by nygiants View Post
    Does that f bomb mean you didnt get laid as was thought on your date last night?
    Yeah but it wasn't it was cracked up to be. Though she was very gentle.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Dacuj View Post
    65 CA Vacancies

    10 175 CAs
    55 145 Split DFW/LGA

    This vacancy will get us well into 2014 hires. Huge congratulations to these new Captains!

    I told you guys. More good news to come soon. Not a bad time to be a pilot at Envoy.
    Meanwhile, people who have been at the company 10+ years are either sitting reserve in ORD or forced TDY to NY. FOs who live in Chicago and want to upgrade and be based in ORD cannot do so. Rapidly shrinking (closing?) base with absolute silence from the company on the subject. Yes, more upgrades are good, but they are predicted, not unexpected. Most upgrades are in NY which has some of the highest cost of living in the country, causing most people to have to commute in just to make it work.

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    Quote Originally Posted by No Tuna In Cockpit View Post
    Meanwhile, people who have been at the company 10+ years are either sitting reserve in ORD or forced TDY to NY.
    Just an observation. While upgrade times are coming down, there are some 9 year FOs in DFW who haven't logged a single PIC time yet.

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    I had the privilege of flying a new pilot interview home. He asked me if I was happy at envoy. He told me he was offered a job at endeavor and is waiting to hear from us. Seemed like an intelligent guy. Cared more about quality of life and base sizes etc. One thing he mentioned was he didn't care about the flow. He knew many pilots getting hired at the majors without flow and he wanted a stable place to work that made to have an easy commute or a live in base possible.

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    Speaking of flow:
    When will Soutwe(s)t open the hiering window again?

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    Quote Originally Posted by pitpalacul View Post
    Speaking of flow:
    When will Soutwe(s)t open the hiering window again?
    Could be wrong, but I think I read they'll open it on the 20th of every month for a few days.

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    Quote Originally Posted by pitpalacul View Post
    Speaking of flow:
    When will Soutwe(s)t open the hiering window again?
    To each their own but if you want to be flying 5 legs a day and working that hard, go ahead. I'm not going to say anything bad about someone going to Southwest. But if you are within striking distance of AA via the flow, it should really give you pause.

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    I am in PP group. And thanks for the info.

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    Right because AA doesn't fly 5 leg days. Should check their schedules

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    It's not the 5-leg days... it's 8 hour days... every day. This is a two-faced issue: People at Eaglevoy complain about unproductive schedules, but at Southwest, a 24-hour 3-day is common. With min-rest overnights. You will get your ass kicked in 3 days compared to Envoy. If that's what you like, then Southwest is the place for you. The real kicker that kept me from applying there was the 13-15 year upgrade. And guys there that I've talked to say it's not coming down any time soon. Just...no.

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