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by JetSOUTHEAST
Fri Aug 26, 2005 2:55 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Hired By Shuttle America/United Express
Replies: 10
Views: 5135

RE: Hired By Shuttle America/United Express

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by JetSOUTHEAST
Thu Aug 25, 2005 3:50 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Hired By Shuttle America/United Express
Replies: 10
Views: 5135

Hired By Shuttle America/United Express

Hi, All
Just letting you all know that I got hired this Afternoon as a Flight Attendant for Shuttle America/United Express. Lookin forward to the career! Training commences on September 1st, and lasts 3 weeks.

-Jet

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by JetSOUTHEAST
Tue Aug 23, 2005 2:31 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: How Is PSA?
Replies: 7
Views: 1527

RE: How Is PSA?

Thanks for the replies. I am looking forward to the trip, it is on two ERJs with MESA and two CR7's with PSA. I'll post a trip report, and the results from the interview with Shuttle America for Flight Attendant.

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by JetSOUTHEAST
Mon Aug 22, 2005 4:25 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: How Is PSA?
Replies: 7
Views: 1527

RE: How Is PSA?

No its <acronym title="Mobile - Regional (Municipal / Bates Field) (MOB / KMOB), USA - Alabama">MOB</acronym>-<acronym title="Charlotte - Douglas International (CLT / KCLT), USA - North Carolina">CLT</acronym> ERJ <acronym title="Charlotte - Douglas International (CLT / KCLT), USA - North Carolina">...

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by JetSOUTHEAST
Mon Aug 22, 2005 3:49 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: How Is PSA?
Replies: 7
Views: 1527

How Is PSA?

Hi, All
I am flying USAirways for sure in two days, and I believe one flight is mentioned as "PSA" CR7. How is PSA, service wise, aircraft, etc? I have interviewed with them, but never flown them, kinda odd  Smile

Thanks

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by JetSOUTHEAST
Sun Aug 21, 2005 4:57 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Unbelievable NWA Union Comment
Replies: 222
Views: 15613

RE: Unbelievable NWA Union Comment

And you know what, Northwest SCREWED these people too. In 1993, promising them money they have yet to see, just to save their butts in the 11th hour. I take it you all must personally know Steenland or Wilson? Get a life, these <acronym title="Northwest Airlines (USA)">NW</acronym> mechanics dont wa...

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by JetSOUTHEAST
Sun Aug 21, 2005 4:53 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: NW Is On Strike, Official Thread.
Replies: 257
Views: 17600

RE: NW Is On Strike, Official Thread.

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by JetSOUTHEAST
Sat Aug 20, 2005 3:07 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: NW Is On Strike, Official Thread.
Replies: 257
Views: 17600

RE: NW Is On Strike, Official Thread.

Regarding the "Scab" Flight Attendant issue. In the beginning, I signed up for the deal, thinking "Ah heck, its a major airline, why not". I'll admit I was asked the infamous question that NWAFA noted. The interview was unlike any other interview. I went in (Hotel Room) , there were 4 sperion "recru...

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by JetSOUTHEAST
Sat Aug 20, 2005 2:04 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: NW Is On Strike, Official Thread.
Replies: 257
Views: 17600

RE: NW Is On Strike, Official Thread.

Are the F/A's gonna be SCABS? That is the "replacement" ones. I have heard talk they will be PFAA F/A's if brought on, and all will be "hunkey dorey", nonetheless, I have no interest in joining them like that.

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by JetSOUTHEAST
Thu Aug 18, 2005 7:32 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: How Will The SkyWest Deal Affect ASA?
Replies: 1
Views: 3142

How Will The SkyWest Deal Affect ASA?

Hi,
I am currently in ASA's hiring process for flight attendant (been prescreened, going to an open house, then hopefully a panel interview). How will the selling of ASA affect me? I know SkyWest has a height requirement of 5'8, ASA is 6'0. Thanks.

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by JetSOUTHEAST
Thu Aug 18, 2005 6:19 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Northwest Readies 3,000 To Take Strikers' Jobs
Replies: 65
Views: 5600

RE: Northwest Readies 3,000 To Take Strikers' Jobs

Good decision, indeed. Its tempting, but I had to back out. As much as I wanted to work at NWA, this deal sounds sketchy.

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by JetSOUTHEAST
Thu Aug 18, 2005 6:17 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Mesaba May Seek Court To Keep Mechanics On Job
Replies: 4
Views: 2615

RE: Mesaba May Seek Court To Keep Mechanics On Job

Mesaba needs to stay out of this. I have no respect for that low rent airline anyways, they already pay low wages, so they need to keep their mouths shut and let the NW mechanics do their thing.

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by JetSOUTHEAST
Wed Aug 17, 2005 4:24 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: An Observation Of US Airways Customer Service
Replies: 7
Views: 6184

RE: An Observation Of US Airways Customer Service

Yeah same here. Cust Serv was excellent every leg of the trip.

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by JetSOUTHEAST
Sun Aug 14, 2005 10:03 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Northwest Readies 3,000 To Take Strikers' Jobs
Replies: 65
Views: 5600

RE: Northwest Readies 3,000 To Take Strikers' Jobs

Well I wish nothing but the best for the Union people of Northwest Airlines, especially the Flight Attendants. Hopefully this will get resolved, and everything will go back to normal at the "Red Tail". I will continue to fly Northwest during this time actually, and I will drop in the Galley and let ...

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by JetSOUTHEAST
Sat Aug 13, 2005 8:33 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: U-S Airways, Impressed
Replies: 18
Views: 2762

RE: U-S Airways, Impressed

Yeah I have heard PHL is bad. What exactly happens there? I picture another NWA Detroit Davey Terminal (I wont even go there!)

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by JetSOUTHEAST
Tue Aug 09, 2005 4:45 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: U-S Airways, Impressed
Replies: 18
Views: 2762

U-S Airways, Impressed

I just got back from my interview trip last Wednesday, I have to say U.S. Airways was real good. <acronym title="Mobile - Regional (Municipal / Bates Field) (MOB / KMOB), USA - Alabama">MOB</acronym>-<acronym title="Charlotte - Douglas International (CLT / KCLT), USA - North Carolina">CLT</acronym>-...

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by JetSOUTHEAST
Wed Aug 03, 2005 10:51 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: What Is Wrong With USAirways Res?
Replies: 33
Views: 5116

RE: What Is Wrong With USAirways Res?

Oh I did not know the part of the agents not working nonrevs, I get the point. This is my first time traveling nonrevenue. Guess that answers my question.

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by JetSOUTHEAST
Wed Aug 03, 2005 10:50 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: What Is Wrong With USAirways Res?
Replies: 33
Views: 5116

RE: What Is Wrong With USAirways Res?

Oh I did not know the part of the agents not working nonrevs, I get the point. This is my first time traveling nonrevenue. Guess that answers my question.

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by JetSOUTHEAST
Wed Aug 03, 2005 10:42 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: What Is Wrong With USAirways Res?
Replies: 33
Views: 5116

RE: What Is Wrong With USAirways Res?

Yes I was nice to the agent nonetheless, even though I was ticked. I see no need to vent anger at them, it will do no good. I just wanted to know what was going on behind the scenes, I did not know they are down to only one call center. I am still looking forward to my flights on USAirways however.

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by JetSOUTHEAST
Wed Aug 03, 2005 6:02 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: What Is Wrong With USAirways Res?
Replies: 33
Views: 5116

What Is Wrong With USAirways Res?

Ok, to start, I have an interview with Colgan Air tomorrow. It was supposed to be today, with me flying <acronym title="Mobile - Regional (Municipal / Bates Field) (MOB / KMOB), USA - Alabama">MOB</acronym>-<acronym title="Charlotte - Douglas International (CLT / KCLT), USA - North Carolina">CLT</ac...

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by JetSOUTHEAST
Mon Aug 01, 2005 9:43 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: The Future Of Memphis International Airport
Replies: 52
Views: 9588

RE: The Future Of Memphis International Airport

Well I know some lady operated a bus from <acronym title="Memphis - International (MEM / KMEM), USA - Tennessee">MEM</acronym> to <acronym title="Little Rock - National / Adams Field (Regional) (LIT / KLIT), USA - Arkansas">LIT</acronym> which shuttled plane loads of O/D pax to <acronym title="South...

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by JetSOUTHEAST
Mon Aug 01, 2005 6:36 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: The Future Of Memphis International Airport
Replies: 52
Views: 9588

The Future Of Memphis International Airport

What do all of you think is in store for <acronym title="Memphis - International (MEM / KMEM), USA - Tennessee">MEM</acronym> in the next decade? With the labor issues at <acronym title="Northwest Airlines (USA)">NW</acronym>, and the siphoning of <acronym title="Memphis - International (MEM / KMEM)...

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by JetSOUTHEAST
Mon Aug 01, 2005 6:32 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: New Jetways At BNA
Replies: 8
Views: 2978

RE: New Jetways At BNA

What is gonna happen to those Gates on Concourse D? What is down there? I knew American Eagle used it at one time, but when I tried to take a sneak peak, this maint guy gave me the eye like I was some terrorist! C has many empty gateways, maybe Southwest is going to take them. Plenty of room from wh...

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by JetSOUTHEAST
Mon Aug 01, 2005 4:21 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Northwest Hires Extra Guards
Replies: 62
Views: 5831

RE: Northwest Hires Extra Guards

I doubt the mechanics would want to return to work if ordered by the president, they probaly dont want the paycuts NW is proposing, and dont want to work with a bunch of SCABS. I do not blame them.

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by JetSOUTHEAST
Mon Aug 01, 2005 3:41 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Northwest Hires Extra Guards
Replies: 62
Views: 5831

RE: Northwest Hires Extra Guards

Do any of you know if Continental will accept a TCV/Free ticket from NWA? I have to cancel all reservations with them for me, and for family members. Also, do any of you know if Continental or Delta will take my 19,500 WP Miles?

Thanks

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by JetSOUTHEAST
Sun Jul 31, 2005 1:49 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Northwest Hires Extra Guards
Replies: 62
Views: 5831

RE: Northwest Hires Extra Guards

If anything I hope they lock up the tools and swallow the keys  Smile

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by JetSOUTHEAST
Sun Jul 31, 2005 4:35 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: New GPT Website Up
Replies: 1
Views: 1948

RE: New GPT Website Up

Thanks for the link! I live near <acronym title="Gulfport / Biloxi - International (Regional) (GPT / KGPT), USA - Mississippi">GPT</acronym>, I agree, the old site was outdated. Good to see <acronym title="Gulfport / Biloxi - International (Regional) (GPT / KGPT), USA - Mississippi">GPT</acronym> ex...

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by JetSOUTHEAST
Sat Jul 30, 2005 2:49 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: What To Expect With USAirways
Replies: 14
Views: 3407

RE: What To Expect With USAirways

Thanks for the replies, I am looking forward to this new experience. I'll post a trip report the night I return.

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by JetSOUTHEAST
Fri Jul 29, 2005 3:12 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Delta Connection To Start MSY-LIT
Replies: 62
Views: 6275

RE: Delta Connection To Start MSY-LIT

Is C1 still the Vacation Express Gate? I flew out of there last summer, I dont know if <acronym title="Avensa (Venezuela)">VE</acronym> still goes to <acronym title="New Orleans - Louis Armstrong International (Moisant Field) (MSY / KMSY), USA - Louisiana">MSY</acronym> though. I also noticed Gate A...

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by JetSOUTHEAST
Fri Jul 29, 2005 3:04 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: What To Expect With USAirways
Replies: 14
Views: 3407

What To Expect With USAirways

I am traveling nonrev on USAirways to <acronym title="Washington - Ronald Reagan National (DCA / KDCA), USA - Virginia">DCA</acronym> on Tuesday <acronym title="Mobile - Regional (Municipal / Bates Field) (MOB / KMOB), USA - Alabama">MOB</acronym>-<acronym title="Charlotte - Douglas International (C...

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by JetSOUTHEAST
Thu Jul 28, 2005 6:02 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Delta Connection To Start MSY-LIT
Replies: 62
Views: 6275

RE: Delta Connection To Start MSY-LIT

So what is <acronym title="New Orleans - Louis Armstrong International (Moisant Field) (MSY / KMSY), USA - Louisiana">MSY</acronym> going to do with Concourse A and B? They look the oldest, I am not insulting them, I do like them. I was also curious as to if <acronym title="New Orleans - Louis Armst...

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by JetSOUTHEAST
Thu Jul 28, 2005 5:55 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: A Compliment To Continental
Replies: 16
Views: 2363

A Compliment To Continental

I just flew Continental for a second time today, and I noticed a big difference in their standards. Here is what I noticed: -In <acronym title="San Antonio - International (SAT / KSAT), USA - Texas">SAT</acronym>, they offered free soft drinks and snacks at the GATE -The flight to <acronym title="Ho...

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by JetSOUTHEAST
Sun Jul 24, 2005 4:37 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Delta Connection To Start MSY-LIT
Replies: 62
Views: 6275

RE: Delta Connection To Start MSY-LIT

MSY,
What are they going to do with Gates A2 and A4? I noticed they were empty the last time I flew through there, and I knew those were Air Midwest Gates through the 1990's.

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by JetSOUTHEAST
Sat Jul 23, 2005 5:11 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Northwest Replacement Workers Almost Ready
Replies: 48
Views: 4877

RE: Northwest Replacement Workers Almost Ready

Well I got a interview offer with Colgan Air, I took it! I am offically turning NWA down. Whether union or not at Colgan, I will be happy to consider the other flight attendants at union airlines "brothers" and "sisters" and not have to be afraid of them. The United deal sounds good, but if I get Co...

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by JetSOUTHEAST
Sat Jul 23, 2005 5:05 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Colgan Air Interview
Replies: 6
Views: 3052

RE: Colgan Air Interview

Thanks for the info guys. If I get accepted (Sounds like I will, but I cannot say so until I sign a conditional offer) I will email ya UAL. I am looking forward to this.

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by JetSOUTHEAST
Sat Jul 23, 2005 4:49 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Colgan Air Interview
Replies: 6
Views: 3052

Colgan Air Interview

Well I am happy to say I have an interview with Colgan Air next week, so I declined Northwest immediately. Does anyone here know what Colgan Air's outlook is, future routes, etc?

Thanks

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by JetSOUTHEAST
Fri Jul 22, 2005 6:23 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Northwest Replacement Workers Almost Ready
Replies: 48
Views: 4877

RE: Northwest Replacement Workers Almost Ready

I am stepping down from this deal, and throwing the towel in. I am not going to my grave marked as a scab. I have faxed resumes to Colgan Air, Great Lakes, and ASA. Thanks for the information, and good luck to all the current flight attendants at Northwest.

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by JetSOUTHEAST
Fri Jul 22, 2005 3:46 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Flight Attendant Comp Exam... What To Expect?
Replies: 12
Views: 13291

RE: Flight Attendant Comp Exam... What To Expect?

I am considering Colgan Air, thanks for the information regarding NWA, I am working on my resume.

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by JetSOUTHEAST
Thu Jul 21, 2005 12:38 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Remember The Good Ole Days?
Replies: 18
Views: 3221

RE: Remember The Good Ole Days?

The good ole days for me was in 1996, when we had low cost airlines galore at <acronym title="Atlanta - Hartsfield-Jackson International (The William B Hartsfield) (ATL / KATL), USA - Georgia">ATL</acronym>! One could walk down a concourse and see.... Valujet DC-9-21s ValuJet DC-9-30's Nations Air 7...

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by JetSOUTHEAST
Thu Jul 14, 2005 8:41 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Tips For F/A Training
Replies: 53
Views: 5688

RE: Tips For F/A Training

No I do not intend to cross a picket line. I welcome to chance to work at NWA rather than some low rent regional airline, and I am glad I have been accepted. I will let you know how it goes.

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by JetSOUTHEAST
Wed Jul 13, 2005 12:08 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Tips For F/A Training
Replies: 53
Views: 5688

RE: Tips For F/A Training

I am going into the same training class too. I cant the say the airline name, but its based in <acronym title="Minneapolis / St. Paul - International / Wold Chamberlain Field (MSP / KMSP), USA - Minnesota">MSP</acronym>, <acronym title="Memphis - International (MEM / KMEM), USA - Tennessee">MEM</acr...

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by JetSOUTHEAST
Thu Jun 16, 2005 2:53 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Colgan Air
Replies: 9
Views: 2201

RE: Colgan Air

Yeah but its a foot in the door, I have to take it if they offer it, its already hard enough to become a f/a.

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by JetSOUTHEAST
Thu Jun 16, 2005 10:05 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Colgan Air
Replies: 9
Views: 2201

Colgan Air

Hi, I was wondering when Colgan Air decided to go with Continental, and why <acronym title="Continental Airlines (USA)">CO</acronym> dumped SkyWest. I submitted a resume to Colgan for F/A, and I hear they are "desperate" for F/A's and one of their F/A's told me they have a HUGE turnover rate, just c...

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by JetSOUTHEAST
Thu Jun 02, 2005 2:16 pm
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: Rough Day In ATL
Replies: 2
Views: 3564

Rough Day In ATL

Well I made it to <acronym title="Memphis - International (MEM / KMEM), USA - Tennessee">MEM</acronym> after a long day of flying (<acronym title="Gulfport / Biloxi - International (Regional) (GPT / KGPT), USA - Mississippi">GPT</acronym>-<acronym title="Atlanta - Hartsfield-Jackson International (T...

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by JetSOUTHEAST
Fri May 27, 2005 3:46 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Is There Any Hope For Indy Air?
Replies: 53
Views: 7145

RE: Is There Any Hope For Indy Air?

I have high hopes for Indy Air. I have never flown them, but I am confident they will pull through. The people at Delta were laughing and pointing fingers at Valujet and now look, they are the worst nightmare Delta can imagine. They truly have put a thorn into the side of Delta and USAirways, and I ...

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by JetSOUTHEAST
Fri May 27, 2005 3:27 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Atlanta's Evolving Concourse C
Replies: 14
Views: 2111

Atlanta's Evolving Concourse C

I have been traveling through <acronym title="Atlanta - Hartsfield-Jackson International (The William B Hartsfield) (ATL / KATL), USA - Georgia">ATL</acronym> many many times this last year, and I noticed ASA is touting their "New Concourse C". Will this affect C-South, where AirTran is? ASA claims ...

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by JetSOUTHEAST
Fri May 27, 2005 3:23 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Off To Mesaba Interview
Replies: 3
Views: 1638

Off To Mesaba Interview

I am attending the Mesaba interview for flight attendant on June 2nd. Any of you know what to expect, etc? I know how to dress and talk, and all, but I am not familiar with these "group" interviews (I've done the traditional one on one with various retailers). I wiped "Airline Academy" off my resume...

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by JetSOUTHEAST
Thu May 26, 2005 8:47 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Back From "Airline Academy"
Replies: 49
Views: 6660

RE: Back From "Airline Academy"

The motel was privately run by the "school". My room was a fleabag ,they only picture the "nice" rooms online. Yes, we had transport to the airport. We had to pay for all meals and everything though. I got rejected from <acronym title="Taipei - Sung Shan (TSA / RCSS), Taiwan">TSA</acronym>, but I am...

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by JetSOUTHEAST
Tue May 24, 2005 2:27 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Back From "Airline Academy"
Replies: 49
Views: 6660

RE: Back From "Airline Academy"

Oh yeah, thats right. Now I remember seeing yall. Yeah I'll keep at it. Tomorrow I am boarding two Delta 737-200's for Richmond, VA tomorrow and I hope the 362.00 "Simplifare RT" was worth it. This is an interview.

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by JetSOUTHEAST
Tue May 24, 2005 12:44 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Back From "Airline Academy"
Replies: 49
Views: 6660

RE: Back From "Airline Academy"

In one class that is.

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