Search found 278 matches

by bhmdiversion
Mon Jan 30, 2017 10:27 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Future of Hilton Head Island HXD
Replies: 83
Views: 11762

Re: Future of Hilton Head Island HXD

Being involved with numerous conversations with HHH airport authority, county, and the airlines, once the ATR from ATL stopped serving HHH in 2007 only smaller planes were ever going to go in there. I appreciate Daufuskieguy's input with the tree trimming, and yes, Matthew did take a lot of trees do...

Jump to post
by bhmdiversion
Sun Jan 29, 2017 11:04 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Future of Hilton Head Island HXD
Replies: 83
Views: 11762

Re: Future of Hilton Head Island HXD

There is a county/city covenant that is in place on why a CRJ/ERJ couldn't fly into HHH. The covenant is the tree height at the end of runway 3 that doesn't meet the climb gradient for these aircraft unless they are severely restricted. Business jets are ok, however a 50k+ pound RJ wouldn't meet tha...

Jump to post
by bhmdiversion
Sun Jan 15, 2017 11:27 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Alaska using CRJ-700 again?
Replies: 37
Views: 6662

Re: Alaska using CRJ-700 again?

The QX aircraft that ExpressJet are being converted into AA CR7 equipment.

Jump to post
by bhmdiversion
Tue Oct 18, 2016 10:28 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: United Fleet Upgrade Status - Part 29
Replies: 779
Views: 149085

Re: United Fleet Upgrade Status - Part 29

The XR's that are going to the desert are being stored there until Trans States and/or Commutair get their staffing levels up to accept these aircraft.

Jump to post
by bhmdiversion
Sun Aug 21, 2016 9:34 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Delta livery inconsistencies
Replies: 24
Views: 7120

Re: Delta livery inconsistencies

SkyWest CR9's all have their registration painted aft the engines. Current Delta livery has the registration forward the engines on all tail mounted engines. They have had this "branding" since the wavey gravy livery. I cant speak to say why, but DL should make them all be consistent.

Jump to post
by bhmdiversion
Mon Aug 08, 2016 9:00 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Delta Air Lines system outage August 8th, 2016
Replies: 261
Views: 32253

Re: Big Problems at Big Delta

Deltanet and DCI pipeline are down...

Jump to post
by bhmdiversion
Tue May 24, 2016 8:44 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Open Skies 757 At EWR 5/22 What Was Going On?
Replies: 1
Views: 1751

RE: Open Skies 757 At EWR 5/22 What Was Going On?

There was a bomb threat that was made while the flight was enroute was the page that we received.

Jump to post
by bhmdiversion
Tue Apr 05, 2016 9:31 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: UAL 1246: FA Deploys Slide "On Purpose"
Replies: 37
Views: 16586

RE: UAL 1246: FA Deploys Slide "On Purpose"

Aircraft is not out of service per the TOCS website for UA.

Jump to post
by bhmdiversion
Tue Apr 05, 2016 9:24 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: United And IAM Reach TA
Replies: 48
Views: 6356

RE: United And IAM Reach TA

Here is the new pay scale in the <acronym title="Taca (El Salvador)">TA</acronym>: <center><table align="center" border="0" width="650" cellpadding="0" cellspacing="0"><tr><td><a href="/uf/view.file?id=94151&filename=1459848228WbcFZY.jpg" target="_blank"><img src="http://cdn-www.airliners.net/uf...

Jump to post
by bhmdiversion
Fri Mar 25, 2016 12:31 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Republic Air To Reorganize Via Bankruptcy
Replies: 204
Views: 33081

RE: Republic Air To Reorganize Via Bankruptcy

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/INFINITI329" class="quote" target="_blank">INFINITI329</a> (<a href="#157" class="quote">Reply 157</a>):<br/><i/></font></td></tr></table> Yes i...

Jump to post
by bhmdiversion
Thu Mar 24, 2016 2:24 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: High Crosswind Landing Video OKC
Replies: 39
Views: 11123

RE: High Crosswind Landing Video OKC

This was a Trans States flight, not ExpressJet. AX has taken possession of some EMB-145XR's from ExpressJet.

Jump to post
by bhmdiversion
Tue Mar 08, 2016 12:26 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: How Strong Must ORD Winds Be To Land On 22's?
Replies: 20
Views: 3408

RE: How Strong Must ORD Winds Be To Land On 22's?

Most regionals can't exceed a 30 knot crosswind limitation. If the winds are that strong, some mainline equipment (A319/320) also can't shoot the approach. The arrival rate is severely reduced if <acronym title="Chicago - O'Hare International (Orchard Field) (ORD / KORD), USA - Illinois">ORD</acrony...

Jump to post
by bhmdiversion
Tue Mar 01, 2016 11:12 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: UA Overtakes DL As The Number 1 On-Time Airline!
Replies: 129
Views: 14203

RE: UA Overtakes DL As The Number 1 On-Time Airline!

These stats the OP posted were from United's Intranet... Any company website of course will say they have the best. This is United were talking about, so take their numbers with a grain of salt.

Jump to post
by bhmdiversion
Sat Feb 06, 2016 7:19 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Republic Shutting Down DEN?
Replies: 10
Views: 4549

RE: Republic Shutting Down DEN?

Gotcha. I knew the Q was going away...m article made it they were pulling completely out.

Jump to post
by bhmdiversion
Sat Feb 06, 2016 1:49 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Republic Shutting Down DEN?
Replies: 10
Views: 4549

Republic Shutting Down DEN?

I read an article about this but couldn't find a thread on it... <a href="http://www.bizjournals.com/denver/news/2016/02/04/republic-airways-shutting-down-at-dia-158-jobs-cut.html" target="_blank">http://www.bizjournals.com/denver/ne...ting-down-at-dia-158-jobs-cut.html</a> If this is the case, coul...

Jump to post
by bhmdiversion
Tue Jan 12, 2016 10:19 am
Forum: Technical/Operations
Topic: Flight Dispatch In Asia
Replies: 8
Views: 3212

RE: Flight Dispatch In Asia

If your trying to get into Asian dispatching, you can go to the contract carriers (I know of 1 in the <acronym title="Los Angeles - International (LAX / KLAX), USA - California">LAX</acronym> area) that handles <acronym title="Korean Air">KE</acronym>, and <acronym title="Asiana Airlines (South Kore...

Jump to post
by bhmdiversion
Tue Jan 12, 2016 10:16 am
Forum: Technical/Operations
Topic: Cass Jumpseat
Replies: 25
Views: 7244

RE: Cass Jumpseat

CASS is a secure system that airlines have as a way to allow crew/dispatchers the use of a jumpseat onboard. Your company must be "in" CASS, have reciprocal agreements with other airlines, etc. It is for US airlines, and some Canadian airlines as well. Just because you have a Dispatcher certificate,...

Jump to post
by bhmdiversion
Tue Jan 12, 2016 10:13 am
Forum: Technical/Operations
Topic: Dispatch Experience Relevance
Replies: 7
Views: 2525

RE: Dispatch Experience Relevance

Regionals can start around $15/USD an hour. Most dispatch schools have job placement assistance, or even some have airlines come and interview while your in class.

Do your time at a regional then move on...

Jump to post
by bhmdiversion
Mon Dec 21, 2015 9:21 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: American Eagle Btr_dfw Diversion
Replies: 5
Views: 1747

RE: American Eagle Btr_dfw Diversion

14th stage bleed valve caution message, no icing conditions.

Jump to post
by bhmdiversion
Sat Dec 05, 2015 5:00 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: UA142 IAH-LOS Diverted To IAD
Replies: 15
Views: 9335

RE: UA142 IAH-LOS Diverted To IAD

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/DolphinAir747" class="quote" target="_blank">DolphinAir747</a> (<a href="#6" class="quote">Reply 6</a>):<br/><i/></font></td></tr></table> BDA h...

Jump to post
by bhmdiversion
Sat Nov 14, 2015 2:24 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Parked Aircraft Hit By Staircase During High Winds
Replies: 30
Views: 10295

Parked Aircraft Hit By Staircase During High Winds

This happened Wednesday as that weather went through <acronym title="Des Moines - International (DSM / KDSM), USA - Iowa">DSM</acronym>. The stairs were owned by SWA, the plane is Endeavor's. Ferry flight to <acronym title="Covington / Cincinnati - Northern Kentucky International (Greater Cincinnati...

Jump to post
by bhmdiversion
Sat Oct 31, 2015 3:54 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Regional Swaps?
Replies: 13
Views: 2889

RE: Regional Swaps?

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/jbo" class="quote" target="_blank">jbo</a> (<a href="#6" class="quote">Reply 6</a>):<br/><i/></font></td></tr></table> Not true at <acronym titl...

Jump to post
by bhmdiversion
Thu Oct 29, 2015 9:49 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: UAL System-Wide Data Outage?
Replies: 21
Views: 7326

RE: UAL System-Wide Data Outage?

ACARS was down for Mainline United - final weight and balance numbers were not being communicated from OPB/LP to the flights. Some flights had to have numbers read off by Dispatchers to the crews to get them going... I heard it was isolated, but no UAX flights were affected.

Jump to post
by bhmdiversion
Wed Oct 21, 2015 3:07 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Skywest Adds 19 E175's To Be Flown For Delta
Replies: 25
Views: 6633

RE: Skywest Adds 19 E175's To Be Flown For Delta

These aircraft will be flown on the west coast per Chip Childs memo to ExpressJet employees.

[Edited 2015-10-21 08:07:41]

Jump to post
by bhmdiversion
Tue Oct 06, 2015 2:52 pm
Forum: Technical/Operations
Topic: Best ADX Schools In US
Replies: 10
Views: 3679

RE: Best ADX Schools In US

I recommend AGS in Cincinnati. They teach you how to source the info and not memorize like Sheffield. Im sure Eric will be on here soon enough, but an antiquated 727 does nothing for someone going to a Regional Airline.

Jump to post
by bhmdiversion
Wed Sep 23, 2015 8:42 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: More DL 744 Woes
Replies: 63
Views: 20641

RE: More DL 744 Woes

Kalitta charter is on the way to AMS now with a new engine and tooling... Flight is CKS503.

Jump to post
by bhmdiversion
Sun Sep 20, 2015 2:52 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: UA Should Purchase OO
Replies: 103
Views: 16167

RE: UA Should Purchase OO

This rumor has been going around XJT for a while now... With Skywest Inc. running 70% of UAX flights, one could imagine they would look at that, but probably won't.

Jump to post
by bhmdiversion
Sun Sep 20, 2015 2:49 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: FX To Fly Falcon Jets Again?
Replies: 52
Views: 7915

RE: FX To Fly Falcon Jets Again?

Two things... Dont quote me but Anything over 50,000 lbs. MGLW on certificate, those pilots must be on <acronym title="Federal Express (USA)">FX</acronym> Master Seniority List. Second, are these for their corporate aircraft? They have a fleet of Global Express in <acronym title="Memphis - Internati...

Jump to post
by bhmdiversion
Fri Sep 18, 2015 9:01 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Coding Of Airlines
Replies: 25
Views: 3825

RE: Coding Of Airlines

US - 037
NW - 012

Filler, filler, filler.

Jump to post
by bhmdiversion
Thu Sep 03, 2015 9:44 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: RAH 2 Pilots: last, best offer
Replies: 119
Views: 16946

RE: RAH 2 Pilots: Last, Best Offer

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/northwestEWR" class="quote" target="_blank">northwestEWR</a> (<a href="#76" class="quote">Reply 76</a>):<br/><i/></font></td></tr></table> Who s...

Jump to post
by bhmdiversion
Mon Jul 20, 2015 9:04 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: YYT On UA
Replies: 10
Views: 4376

RE: YYT On UA

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/ac_b777" class="quote" target="_blank">ac_b777</a> (<a href="#8" class="quote">Reply 8</a>):<br/><i>Generally, late April to late September/earl...

Jump to post
by bhmdiversion
Thu Jul 09, 2015 8:24 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: United Nationwide Outage
Replies: 113
Views: 22342

RE: United Nationwide Outage

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/civetfive" class="quote" target="_blank">civetfive</a> (<a href="#90" class="quote">Reply 90</a>):<br/><i/></font></td></tr></table> SHARES was ...

Jump to post
by bhmdiversion
Sat Jul 04, 2015 12:20 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: DL Returning A 744 To Service?
Replies: 101
Views: 55703

RE: DL Returning A 744 To Service?

SLC/<acronym title="Amsterdam - Schiphol (AMS / EHAM), Netherlands">AMS</acronym> DIVERTED BOTH <acronym title="Alaska Airlines (USA)">AS</acronym> A PLANNED FUEL STOP <acronym title="Dundo (DUE / FNDO), Angola">DUE</acronym> <acronym title="President Airlines (Cambodia)">TO</acronym> HIGH TEMPS <ac...

Jump to post
by bhmdiversion
Fri Jun 12, 2015 2:49 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Silver Cancels BHM/MSY/SAV Launches
Replies: 15
Views: 3745

RE: Silver Cancels BHM/MSY/SAV Launches

Does this come to a surprise to anyone? No. Silver, just like ExpressJet Branded, back after Katrina, have both tried the <acronym title="New Orleans - Louis Armstrong International (Moisant Field) (MSY / KMSY), USA - Louisiana">MSY</acronym> route from <acronym title="Birmingham - Shuttlesworth Int...

Jump to post
by bhmdiversion
Fri May 15, 2015 9:35 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: F9 CEO Resigns
Replies: 16
Views: 9479

RE: F9 CEO Resigns

For what it's worth... at least it's not Menke back into the mix... Bankrupt two airlines, and now makes $1 million complete salary... Ridiculous.

Jump to post
by bhmdiversion
Mon Apr 06, 2015 9:24 am
Forum: Technical/Operations
Topic: Encore Career As An Airline Dispatcher?
Replies: 18
Views: 4368

RE: Encore Career As An Airline Dispatcher?

If you have questions about being a Dispatcher, please PM me.

Jump to post
by bhmdiversion
Sun Mar 29, 2015 8:50 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: What's The Chance Of E-175's At EV? ExpressJet
Replies: 15
Views: 3328

RE: What's The Chance Of E-175's At EV? ExpressJet

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/eugdjinn" class="quote" target="_blank">eugdjinn</a> (<a href="#7" class="quote">Reply 7</a>):<br/><i>To add fuel to the fire, neither crew sche...

Jump to post
by bhmdiversion
Tue Mar 24, 2015 9:10 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Delta DTW-CHA Still Around - Why?
Replies: 17
Views: 4365

RE: Delta DTW-CHA Still Around - Why?

CHA has one of the biggest populations of Medallions in the US...

Jump to post
by bhmdiversion
Sun Feb 15, 2015 8:38 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Miss. St. Charter Engine Failure
Replies: 5
Views: 3612

RE: Miss. St. Charter Engine Failure

Buddy of mine works for this company... It is NOT Vision or Dynamic Airways. They are called ADI, they are out of KRYY (Kennesaw, <acronym title="Garuda Indonesia">GA</acronym>). They primarily fly charters and NASCAR flights but have E145s all on their certificate. Apparently, there was an engine f...

Jump to post
by bhmdiversion
Fri Feb 13, 2015 7:11 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: United Express Summer 15 Seasonal Service
Replies: 3
Views: 2366

RE: United Express Summer 15 Seasonal Service

No. But, it is United and could start it tomorrow and no one would know until OBP called asking for lift.

Jump to post
by bhmdiversion
Fri Feb 13, 2015 7:06 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Go Jet To Acquire CRJ-900s
Replies: 9
Views: 4564

RE: Go Jet To Acquire CRJ-900s

These are in fact from PLUNA. They were purchased outright from South America by Delta.

Jump to post
by bhmdiversion
Mon Feb 09, 2015 12:24 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: UA And The 757 Abuse
Replies: 235
Views: 35075

RE: UA And The 757 Abuse

I'm not going to read through all these replies but I hope someone has said that the reason for the tech stops in the Maritimes is due to Involuntary Denied Boardings. These trips are booked with as many passengers as possible for the most revenue... however, those occasions that come up where an al...

Jump to post
by bhmdiversion
Tue Feb 03, 2015 5:55 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: *RUMOR* G7 To Receive 7 CR9's For DL CX
Replies: 21
Views: 9213

RE: *RUMOR* G7 To Receive 7 CR9's For DL CX

Delta in fact bought these... and will be distributing them to GoJet.

Jump to post
by bhmdiversion
Thu Jan 29, 2015 11:47 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: F/A Without Passport Results In Cancelled Flight
Replies: 38
Views: 14810

RE: F/A Without Passport Results In Cancelled Flight

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/bjorn14" class="quote" target="_blank">bjorn14</a> (<a href="#15" class="quote">Reply 15</a>):<br/><i>By the time the reserve got there the flig...

Jump to post
by bhmdiversion
Tue Jan 06, 2015 11:56 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: OAG Changes 1/9/2015: DL/UA HSV-IAD/ORD Out?
Replies: 114
Views: 10574

RE: OAG Changes 1/9/2015: DL/UA HSV-IAD/ORD Out?

<table border="0" align="CENTER" width="95%" class="quote"><tr><td><font size="2" face="ARIAL, Helvetica, Geneva" color="#9A9DA0">Quoting <a href="/profile/Prost" class="quote" target="_blank">Prost</a> (<a href="#76" class="quote">Reply 76</a>):<br/><i/></font></td></tr></table> Stop. Just stop. <a...

Jump to post
by bhmdiversion
Tue Dec 30, 2014 3:45 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: UA951 Diverts Due To Deicing Issue
Replies: 37
Views: 18018

RE: UA951 Diverts Due To Deicing Issue

Flight diverted due to a Right Engine Anti-Ice Valve stuck in closed position. It is a prerequisite for ETOPS flight activities, as well as flight into known/forecasted icing conditions. Flight diverted to <acronym title="London - Heathrow (LHR / EGLL), United Kingdom">LHR</acronym> (UA <acronym tit...

Jump to post
by bhmdiversion
Tue Dec 23, 2014 2:35 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: UAL 125 Diversion
Replies: 40
Views: 10383

RE: UAL 125 Diversion

This flight has a planned fuel stop (usually in <acronym title="Gander - International (YQX / CYQX), Canada - Newfoundland">YQX</acronym>, <acronym title="Goose Bay - Goose (YYR / CYYR), Canada - Newfoundland">YYR</acronym>, <acronym title="Bangor - International (BGR / KBGR), USA - Maine">BGR</acro...

Jump to post
by bhmdiversion
Wed Dec 17, 2014 6:21 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: UA28 Dumping Fuel Over The English Channel?
Replies: 53
Views: 23271

RE: UA28 Dumping Fuel Over The English Channel?

Left Bleed Air System had an issue. Flight had to circle for 5 hours to burn fuel. Extra section built for tomorrow as UA2056 <acronym title="London - Heathrow (LHR / EGLL), United Kingdom">LHR</acronym>/<acronym title="Newark - Liberty International (EWR / KEWR), USA - New Jersey">EWR</acronym> 090...

Jump to post
by bhmdiversion
Mon Dec 15, 2014 11:27 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: How Did DL (mostly) Avoid Unions?
Replies: 97
Views: 11979

RE: How Did DL (mostly) Avoid Unions?

The 2 work groups at Delta that are under CBA's are the Pilots and the Flight Superintendents (Dispatchers).

Jump to post