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by Kosiw
Mon Aug 03, 2015 11:49 am
Forum: Employment Forum
Topic: Jazz
Replies: 20
Views: 4829

Re: Jazz

??? Its an ongoing post. It was there before yesterday...and even at the beginning of this month. Current word off the street: they are currently doing 2 ground schools a month. A few months ago, those ground schools were going from spring to end of fall or December of this year. Now with this ''ne...
by Kosiw
Mon Aug 03, 2015 11:33 am
Forum: Jazz Aviation LP - Air Canada Express
Topic: Any hiring news??
Replies: 141
Views: 46017

Re: Any hiring news??

Anyone know how many pilots Jazz will hiring in the next 6 - 12 months ?
by Kosiw
Mon Jul 27, 2015 3:50 pm
Forum: General Comments
Topic: Republic Airways labor dispute continue to disrupt operatio
Replies: 9
Views: 1010

Re: Republic Airways labor dispute continue to disrupt oper

Is this not a glimpse into the future of Encore and Jazz with their McDonalds like wawcons ?
by Kosiw
Sat Jul 25, 2015 11:13 am
Forum: Employment Forum
Topic: Another sunwing ad?
Replies: 10
Views: 1446

Re: Another sunwing ad?

Why does avcanada allow them to keep posting ads when everyone knows that these ads are used to support sunwings tfw program ?
by Kosiw
Mon Jul 20, 2015 4:55 pm
Forum: Jazz Aviation LP - Air Canada Express
Topic: Any hiring news??
Replies: 141
Views: 46017

Re: Any hiring news??

I formally apologize to those applying with actual experience that are not being called for interviews. Unfortunately, you have too much experience and deserve a better salary. We will hire pilots with NO experience first, then once we exhaust the NO experience pool of pilots, we will hire the pilo...
by Kosiw
Mon Jul 20, 2015 2:46 pm
Forum: General Airline Industry Comments
Topic: ~ Sky Regional 2014 ~
Replies: 97
Views: 38644

Re: ~ Sky Regional 2014 ~

I'd be amazed if they ever had a bond. They have a difficult time finding the right applicants already, a bond wouldn't help the situation. They do have a company policy, however, that you can't bid off a certain type for the first two years, or one year if you come type rated. For example, new hir...
by Kosiw
Mon Jun 29, 2015 5:09 pm
Forum: Employment Forum
Topic: Season Pilots - Air Transat
Replies: 12
Views: 2841

Re: Season Pilots - Air Transat

Anyone with more details like length of contract, wawcon, how many positions, start date, etc....
by Kosiw
Sun Jun 28, 2015 9:43 am
Forum: Jazz Aviation LP - Air Canada Express
Topic: Worth the move?
Replies: 42
Views: 11047

Re: Worth the move?

What western cities are overnighters during pairings?
by Kosiw
Sun Jun 28, 2015 6:26 am
Forum: Jazz Aviation LP - Air Canada Express
Topic: Worth the move?
Replies: 42
Views: 11047

Re: Worth the move?

flyer 1492 wrote:Heard thru the grapevine late last week that Jazz is planning a new hire course every month starting in September.
How many will Jazz hire going forward into this fall/winter, and how many are in each new gs course?

Do all new hires end up on reserve to start once online?
by Kosiw
Mon Jun 22, 2015 5:08 am
Forum: General Comments
Topic: SAR A/C - Buffalo vs Hercules
Replies: 19
Views: 2286

Re: SAR A/C - Buffalo vs Hercules

C295 or C27J or C130J

What is the best replacement for the ancient Buffalos and Hercs in the SAR role?
by Kosiw
Sat Jun 20, 2015 6:28 am
Forum: General Airline Industry Comments
Topic: ~ Sky Regional 2014 ~
Replies: 97
Views: 38644

Re: ~ Sky Regional 2014 ~

The TC civ av registry is showing skyservice business aviation picked up 3 q400s recently....expansion for sky regional ?
by Kosiw
Sun Jun 14, 2015 5:56 am
Forum: General Airline Industry Comments
Topic: 7F and 5T Codesharing flights.
Replies: 34
Views: 10507

Re: 7F and 5T Codesharing flights.

Will the 5T dash 8 and 737 fleet be reduced with the new code share deal ?

Ledcor (Summit) just got its second RJ 85 recently.
by Kosiw
Sun Jun 14, 2015 5:46 am
Forum: General Comments
Topic: CP 140 aurora
Replies: 10
Views: 2362

Re: CP 140 aurora

Are the CP 140s still restricted from operating on gravel ?

Big handicap when operating up north...
by Kosiw
Tue Apr 28, 2015 7:26 am
Forum: General Comments
Topic: Keewatin Air
Replies: 7
Views: 3430

Re: Keewatin Air

The wealthy masters at EIC won't throw them a financial lifeline ?
by Kosiw
Thu Apr 23, 2015 6:13 pm
Forum: Bush Flying & Specialty Air Service
Topic: Herc's and Buffalo's leaving the North?
Replies: 20
Views: 3962

Re: Herc's and Buffalo's leaving the North?

Looks like Summit Air just picked up an ATR 72 freighter, according to the TC civil aircraft register....maybe to replace the departure of the Bufs ?

http://wwwapps.tc.gc.ca/Saf-Sec-Sur/2/C ... 1&xso=desc
by Kosiw
Mon Apr 20, 2015 12:29 pm
Forum: General Airline Industry Comments
Topic: Canjet hijacking in Jamaica.
Replies: 11
Views: 3472

Re: Canjet hijacking in Jamaica.

Well if you looked around you might have seen one of Russ's super cubs on its way from YRP to YEU with Weldy Phipps checking out a young Karl Zberg on "Balloon" tires..... :D ETTW Always thought it was Dick de Blicquy and Dunc Grant whom Karl learned the trade from? And on the way north to YRB, did...
by Kosiw
Wed Apr 15, 2015 2:14 pm
Forum: General Comments
Topic: Canadian North gets another F100
Replies: 17
Views: 4553

Re: Canadian North gets another F100

Does the ramp outside the 5T YEG hangar still look like a 737-200 scrap yard ?

With the AB economy affecting their business they could turn a few of those carcasses into chip wagons...would make a killing at lunch time around Nisku :rolleyes:
by Kosiw
Sat Apr 11, 2015 8:53 am
Forum: General Airline Industry Comments
Topic: Sunwing says they want 145 seasonal pilots - genuine?
Replies: 22
Views: 5240

Re: Sunwing says they want 145 seasonal pilots - genuine?

Anyone else starting to feel used by the Sunwing hiring/TFW shell game, having sent in a resume (yes qualified) and never hearing anything?
by Kosiw
Wed Apr 08, 2015 7:54 am
Forum: Air Canada
Topic: Air Canada Pool
Replies: 1316
Views: 391087

Re: Air Canada Pool

Bid was flat. Only 2 vacancies. Word is next surge will be in the fall and it will really run from there... Just as in farming, aviation is always about things being better next year. Talk about being in the doldrums, hiring at AC drives movement for the rest of the industry but not for the past ye...
by Kosiw
Wed Mar 25, 2015 8:50 am
Forum: General Airline Industry Comments
Topic: Canadian North Reductions
Replies: 43
Views: 27735

Re: Canadian North Reductions

Where is the cargo door mod work being done ?
by Kosiw
Tue Mar 24, 2015 7:37 am
Forum: Employment Forum
Topic: Encore - Not Worth It
Replies: 121
Views: 26723

Re: Encore - Not Worth It

Just gonna add my 2 cents to the situation here...Take it from me coming from a similar start up operation (Sky), Rome wasn't built in a day. I know things might be rough going at the beginning of such a start up but things will improve over time. I've never met a single person from the Westjet sid...
by Kosiw
Tue Mar 24, 2015 7:24 am
Forum: General Airline Industry Comments
Topic: Canadian North Reductions
Replies: 43
Views: 27735

Re: Canadian North Reductions

So did the first 300 combi go online recently? How many more will get the cut for the big door and at what pace (slow process to make a combi).

And with 7F planning to update their turboprop fleet will 5T do the same ?
by Kosiw
Mon Mar 23, 2015 8:30 am
Forum: Employment Forum
Topic: Perimiter Ramp Wait Time
Replies: 110
Views: 13150

Re: Perimiter Ramp Wait Time

Another thread hijacked by the two resident narcissists :lol: Perimeter, Calm Air, Keewatin, Bearskin and Provincial, all owned by the Exchange Income Corporation, which makes big money and pays dividends to its investors from the profits of these airlines, yet put little back into these companies a...
by Kosiw
Sun Mar 22, 2015 1:34 pm
Forum: Jazz Aviation LP - Air Canada Express
Topic: Chorus to acquire Voyageur
Replies: 8
Views: 6776

Re: Chorus to acquire Voyageur

Why Voyageur was purchased by Chorus....from the Aviation Doctor Blog... https://aviationdoctor.wordpress.com/2015/03/13/abstract-chorus-aviation-the-biggest-air-canada-express-partner-with-122-aircraft-is-buying-dhc-8-crj-200-acmi-operation-specialist-voyageur-airways-for-c-80-million-on-the-heels-...

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