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    WARNING: Comair JM in JFK

    Watch out for my favorite from years past... "The EXTREME Junior Man Situation." I did ask for clarification between the JM & EJM with no audible response of course.
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    WARNING: Comair JM in JFK

    That's beautiful! When they called me at home in past years on my cell phone I was always on vacation in Hawaii or Europe somewhere. I told them I was able to comply with the JM order but they would have to deadhead me to base after I revealed my vacation location which was promptly followed by...
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    Favorite/Least Favorite Airport

    Favorites: SEZ, FHR & SBA FUBAR Specials: SHZ (aka Bobby Boucher International); LGA, JFK & TEB...of course
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    Republic CA leaving...

    Terry: Where is he off to (fractional/overseas) or is he leaving the industry? In any case, I wish him well! Is he still living in the Southwest Sector? Hang Tough!
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    Mesaba pilot

    Cheers: Just go to the FAA website & and do an Airmen search inquiry. You can at least obtain the respective address. Good luck.
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    The 33 Greatest Lies in Aviation

    Do not forget the infamous "LEGAL TO START-LEGAL TO FINISH" especially when it is illegal followed by..."we'll just adjust the block time."
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    Comair net conference

    Was the "good ole boy" from Tenn. the point man of the infamous "hat/cover police"-busting new hires that had not even received their "covers"?
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    PPAS and Comair pilot opinions

    I used it as I was paid & trained to use it except for the obvious as in ATC mandated speeds, etc. & during the descents. I (passengers too) did not like the negative G roller coaster ride descents and I did not like playing Crossing Restriction Altitude Roulette.
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    United to choose Comair ground handling over SKW?

    That is beautiful! I guess we all bringing SEXY BACK too! Hang Tough!
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    2 weeks notice, why?

    As they say, "Character Counts."
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    LuggageWorks/PurdyNeat prices

    The skid plates are very nice as are the Coyote Works bags. You might also be able to attach the plates to a Scott bag as they are available as an accessory. All the best!
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    Logging Time: Each leg?

    I do it the long & painful way...each & every leg with the "N" number & A/C Serial Number. If anything, it is fun to look back on the flight history. It also made quite a positive impression at my last interview.
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    Placement in NJA aircraft?????

    All of the notifications came via email. It was approximately a five-six month wait before I received an interview slot with LAX listed as my first choice base. Best of luck to you.
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    COMAIR 20 minutes til flameout; No Problem

    For the CR7 it is minimum fuel at 2500 & emergency fuel at 2000. As for a go-around it is 600 lbs per wing (level flight) so obviously 1200 lbs minimum.
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    Best Sunglasses?

    Be careful with the polarized shades as most company OPS Manuals prohibit their use due to the color issue & FMS. Spend the extra money & buy some quality glasses.
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