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by dstechnical
Fri Sep 11, 2020 7:26 pm
Forum: General Comments
Topic: Piper PA 31 operating costs
Replies: 7
Views: 1225

Piper PA 31 operating costs

Looking for current information on the costs of operating a navajo with a panther conversion. Also current tariff rates. Hourly and by the mile. Thanks
by dstechnical
Tue Apr 16, 2019 6:57 pm
Forum: Maintenance
Topic: PORTER COMMUTER AME
Replies: 2
Views: 2069

PORTER COMMUTER AME

INTERESTED In feedback from anyone doing the porter ame commuter job. 7 pm 7 off. Pay shifts hours etc.
Thanks
by dstechnical
Tue Apr 16, 2019 6:47 pm
Forum: Maintenance
Topic: Any AMEs working for voyeguer overseas?
Replies: 9
Views: 2190

Re: Any AMEs working for voyeguer overseas?

My nephew started at voyageur as a flight attended. Worked there for a few years. Built a housing complex in east Timor. Got a job with a Australian company supplying logistic to un support troops. Now logistic manager at Volvo in Sweden
All from job at VAL.
by dstechnical
Wed Feb 27, 2019 3:45 am
Forum: General Comments
Topic: Manitoba Govt Air Services to be Privatised
Replies: 146
Views: 28985

Re: Manitoba Govt Air Services to be Privatised

Having worked in Ontario as a contractor for 30yrs mostly on helicopters in mostly on forest fires. I have seen the Ontario air force mostly the omnr at work. Manitoba can't help but save money if their gov't run air services are run like Ontario's.
by dstechnical
Mon Feb 11, 2019 4:52 pm
Forum: Porter Airlines
Topic: AME
Replies: 0
Views: 1338

AME

Looking for feed back on porters 7 on 7 off schedule. For AME. They are advertising that they will fly in AMEs from porter serviced cities with all expenses paid.
Thanks
by dstechnical
Wed Oct 10, 2018 7:02 pm
Forum: Employment Forum
Topic: Porter Airlines at 55?
Replies: 18
Views: 3186

Re: Porter Airlines at 55?

This question is like someone asking do they care if I am Malaysian or do they care if I am a woman. Age discrimination is protected against in the Charter of Rights Every individual is equal before and under the law and has the right to the equal protection and equal benefit of the law without dis...
by dstechnical
Wed Sep 19, 2018 6:41 pm
Forum: Employment Forum
Topic: University degree is useful for AME job?
Replies: 4
Views: 1405

Re: University degree is useful for AME job?

If I had to do it call over again I would go to embry riddle type university. They give credit for college courses. Certainly helps in looking for mgmt jobs with manufacturers or airlines.
by dstechnical
Mon Jul 23, 2018 7:26 pm
Forum: General Comments
Topic: Manitoba Govt Air Services to be Privatised
Replies: 146
Views: 28985

Re: Manitoba Govt Air Services to be Privatised

I can’t see the sense in it..planes cost the same for fuel and mx; pilots get paid on par with the private sector; the only difference is that you now have to tack on an extra 5, 7, 10% for profit... I don't know about Manitoba, but in ontario a bag of money could be saved by privatizing. Especiall...
by dstechnical
Wed Feb 21, 2018 6:39 pm
Forum: General Comments
Topic: Category 1 AME renewal - color blind
Replies: 25
Views: 6462

Re: Category 1 AME renewal - color blind

Colour blindness never changes. Did colour lantern test40 yrs ago. It used to be only done at military bases. I never do the plate test.
by dstechnical
Fri Feb 09, 2018 1:38 am
Forum: Employment Forum
Topic: Voyageur
Replies: 48
Views: 18555

Re: Voyageur

Make min $500/day plus 55 per diem in canada. As contract ame. Would no go to shithole country for less than 1000 per day. Appliance repairman charges 80 per hr. Shows up in old beat up truck with bag of tools.
by dstechnical
Fri Jan 19, 2018 3:41 pm
Forum: Employment Forum
Topic: Aerospace Job Openings in Toronto
Replies: 2
Views: 935

Re: Aerospace Job Openings in Toronto

Anybody know who this is for.
by dstechnical
Wed Jan 10, 2018 5:56 pm
Forum: General Comments
Topic: T.c. phone numbers
Replies: 6
Views: 1058

T.c. phone numbers

I have been trying to get through to Sudbury office for a week. Keep getting message and no call back. Anyone have any direct numbers that a real person will answer.
by dstechnical
Sat Feb 27, 2016 6:48 pm
Forum: Maintenance
Topic: QA/Auditor
Replies: 2
Views: 2173

QA/Auditor

Looking for any recommendations on QA/ Auditors type courses. Also ISO9110 standard course. Is there anything offered online
thanks
by dstechnical
Sat Feb 27, 2016 3:09 pm
Forum: Maintenance
Topic: AME Wages - AME's Unite!!
Replies: 194
Views: 54719

Re: AME Wages - AME's Unite!!

Fort mac millwright. T4 200k plus benefits. Regular hoursm
by dstechnical
Sat Sep 05, 2015 7:07 am
Forum: Maintenance
Topic: Now I got accreditation from TC. What do I do with it?
Replies: 29
Views: 5299

Re: Now I got accreditation from TC. What do I do with it?

Great industry for college instructor. Work 8mths a year 18 hrs contact time/wk. Lots nor forget the xmas and reading week breaks. 100k/ yr great pension and benefits. No layoffs.of course it is all roses. Got to keep bringing in students to keep the college machine rolling.
by dstechnical
Sat Sep 05, 2015 6:59 am
Forum: Maintenance
Topic: Now I got accreditation from TC. What do I do with it?
Replies: 29
Views: 5299

Re: Now I got accreditation from TC. What do I do with it?

Instrumentation technician $60/hr , lots of ot at 2x great benefiits. Days only at Douglas point nuclear station 2yr college course.my so did this. Exceeded my wages in aviation before he was 24.
by dstechnical
Sat Sep 05, 2015 6:59 am
Forum: Maintenance
Topic: Now I got accreditation from TC. What do I do with it?
Replies: 29
Views: 5299

Re: Now I got accreditation from TC. What do I do with it?

Instrumentation technician $60/hr , lots of ot at 2x great benefiits. Days only at Douglas point nuclear station 2yr college course.my so did this. Exceeded my wages in aviation before he was 24.
by dstechnical
Fri Sep 04, 2015 7:43 pm
Forum: Maintenance
Topic: Weekend Annuals.
Replies: 208
Views: 35829

Re: Weekend Annuals.

On compass swing . Could you swing a compass with GPS
by dstechnical
Wed Sep 02, 2015 7:20 pm
Forum: General Comments
Topic: nav Canada collection
Replies: 67
Views: 4681

Re: nav Canada collection

talked to navcanada about their collection agency methods and how these represent navcanda. guy was clueless. They should be able to read the AAIRs and this would solve all the problems. Also asked why light twins radio permit was 3X the value of single. There is no correlation between the airplane ...

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