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by flythatwing
Fri Dec 29, 2017 9:36 am
Forum: Air Transat
Topic: What is the WAWCON?
Replies: 20
Views: 5171

Re: What is the WAWCON?

Victory wrote:
Wed Dec 20, 2017 11:18 pm
When you upgrade to Captain do you go to Year 1 Captain pay or do years of service carry over?
I'm also very interested in the answer.
by flythatwing
Tue Oct 31, 2017 8:32 pm
Forum: Air Canada
Topic: The Air Canada OTS thread
Replies: 620
Views: 148441

Re: The Air Canada OTS thread

SpdLvlChgClb wrote:I was just invited to the on-line video and don't have 737 time. But do have 6000+ hours, with heavy wide body PIC time. When do the next few courses start? Will they be filled with mostly 737 slots?
Out of pure curiosity, why would a pilot with you experience want a job that pays 50K a year?
by flythatwing
Tue Oct 31, 2017 4:41 pm
Forum: Air Canada
Topic: Express Pilots VS Mainline Pilots
Replies: 121
Views: 14512

Re: Express Pilots VS Mainline Pilots

I'm still confused how operating a 175 for Sky is any different from operating a 190 for mainline... I'll go ahead and answer the rhetorical question. One has pilots employed by Air Canada the other doesn't. Thus, if you were to create two groups; 1 with Pilots employed by AC, and 2 with Pilots not...
by flythatwing
Mon Oct 16, 2017 6:03 am
Forum: Air Transat
Topic: Hiring?
Replies: 32
Views: 8086

Re: Hiring?

Has anyone gotten a call from this last ad? If so, when did you apply and what kind of experience do you have?

Cheers
by flythatwing
Sat Oct 14, 2017 9:20 am
Forum: Jazz Aviation LP - Air Canada Express
Topic: PML 3.0
Replies: 14
Views: 4258

Re: PML 3.0

Ohhhh I can't wait to see the discussions in the crew room once the box is open again they start taking new guys with degrees over people who have been here for 2+ years. Who needs Game of Thrones when you have that kind of drama!? :twisted: I hear you! Who are we kidding though ? The whole PML 2.0...
by flythatwing
Fri Oct 13, 2017 3:29 pm
Forum: Air Transat
Topic: What is the WAWCON?
Replies: 20
Views: 5171

Re: What is the WAWCON?

Thank you Gilles, I actually searched that site over and over again but couldn't find the new contract. Only the previous one. It's there all right, the 2015 one. So are the contracts of all the other Canadian airlines that have Unions...... http://negotech.labour.gc.ca/cgi-bin/recherche-search/neg...
by flythatwing
Thu Oct 12, 2017 9:28 am
Forum: Air Transat
Topic: What is the WAWCON?
Replies: 20
Views: 5171

Re: What is the WAWCON?

So what's the story? Why so much secrecy around starting pay and other conditions there? All I could find is old post and some outdated info on airline central. All union contracts in Canada are public and posted http://negotech.labour.gc.ca/cgi-bin/recherche-search/nego/index.aspx?GoCTemplateCultu...
by flythatwing
Mon Oct 09, 2017 6:04 am
Forum: Air Transat
Topic: Hiring?
Replies: 32
Views: 8086

Re: Hiring?

FOD_Vacuum wrote:Pilot Career Center mentions it. 737NG FO YYZ based.
You realize you will have to get a different haircut if they want to interview you. right? :lol: :evil: :twisted:
by flythatwing
Sun Oct 08, 2017 10:17 am
Forum: WestJet
Topic: Westjet vs. AC Pilot Pay Comparison PDF
Replies: 29
Views: 6337

Re: Westjet vs. AC Pilot Pay Comparison PDF

I haven't downloaded the file yet but does it take into account income tax? How much of that $652,800 will go to tax man at variable tax rates over time?
by flythatwing
Sun Oct 08, 2017 8:56 am
Forum: Air Transat
Topic: What is the WAWCON?
Replies: 20
Views: 5171

Re: What is the WAWCON?

annual salary 53/67/78/85 fist 4 years rrsp matching standby passes spouse and family jump seat agreement for employees Thank you RRJetPilot, What is the upgrade policy and time frame in YYZ? Thanks, Adam Upgrade when your number comes up 3-4 years at the moment. YUL takes a lot longer. Yeah I forg...
by flythatwing
Sun Oct 08, 2017 7:20 am
Forum: Air Transat
Topic: What is the WAWCON?
Replies: 20
Views: 5171

Re: What is the WAWCON?

RRJetPilot wrote:annual salary 53/67/78/85 fist 4 years
rrsp matching
standby passes spouse and family
jump seat agreement for employees
Thank you RRJetPilot,

What is the upgrade policy and time frame in YYZ?

Thanks,
by flythatwing
Sat Oct 07, 2017 3:27 pm
Forum: Sunwing
Topic: Sunwing hiring process
Replies: 7
Views: 2452

Re: Sunwing hiring process

will try to answers your questions: 1)No you don't have to.its your "choice": deployments in Europe work by bidding and seniority. (you might be drafted if you are very junior). 2) 11 GDO's /month is the minimum, practically its between 15 and 20.. 3) upgrade time ..2..3 years right now. Requiremen...
by flythatwing
Sat Oct 07, 2017 3:19 pm
Forum: Air Transat
Topic: What is the WAWCON?
Replies: 20
Views: 5171

Re: What is the WAWCON?

So what's the story? Why so much secrecy around starting pay and other conditions there? All I could find is old post and some outdated info on airline central.
by flythatwing
Fri Oct 06, 2017 8:37 pm
Forum: Air Transat
Topic: What is the WAWCON?
Replies: 20
Views: 5171

Re: What is the WOWCON?

Boreas wrote:WAWCON!?

Also, realistically, what is Transat's future likely to bring?
Haha, my bad! WAWCON. I don't know much so you tell me.
by flythatwing
Fri Oct 06, 2017 7:47 pm
Forum: Air Transat
Topic: What is the WAWCON?
Replies: 20
Views: 5171

What is the WAWCON?

Hiring is like we have never seen before so trying to make the best decision has to involve some research...

What is the deal for a first year FO? Salary, roster, upgrade time and requirements.

Thanks
by flythatwing
Fri Oct 06, 2017 2:35 pm
Forum: Sunwing
Topic: Sunwing hiring process
Replies: 7
Views: 2452

Re: Sunwing hiring process

Hey, looking for some info regarding Sunwing and hoping someone on the inside can help: 1) Is it still seasonal work? Do you work year around in Canada or do you have to alternate to Europe and back to Canada in the winters/layoff? 2) How many GDOs a month and what's the average days off a month? 3)...
by flythatwing
Fri Oct 06, 2017 2:29 pm
Forum: Sunwing
Topic: Sunwing hiring process
Replies: 7
Views: 2452

Re: Sunwing hiring process

Good Morning all, i just had an interview for sunwing yesterday in Ottawa, and of course very nervous, anxious and over analyzing lol they contacted my references shortly after the end of the interview i was wondering if this is a good sign or if this is generic and they call everyone's references ...
by flythatwing
Fri Nov 27, 2015 6:50 am
Forum: Employment Forum
Topic: Air Transat Phone Interview
Replies: 14
Views: 5724

Re: Air Transat Phone Interview

What kind of experience and times are they usually looking for if you have you "in" with the company ? thanks
by flythatwing
Tue Nov 17, 2015 5:02 pm
Forum: Employment Forum
Topic: Calm Air.
Replies: 6
Views: 3647

Re: Calm Air.

1.) YWG: mostly skeds, some freight flying out of YTH or YRT. Averages have been around 80-90 credits per month. YTH: Mostly freight, half Manitoba, half Arctic freight. Some skeds up to Rankin. New hires will most likely be based in YTH. 2.)yes 3.) Anywhere from 3 to 12. You will only do 12 if you...
by flythatwing
Mon Nov 16, 2015 4:21 pm
Forum: Employment Forum
Topic: Calm Air.
Replies: 6
Views: 3647

Calm Air.

Looking for some inside info on Calm Air.

1) Schedule out of YWG and YTH?
2) Does the YTH crew do cargo mainly?
3) How many over nights in Rankin and Churchill per month usually?
4) Upgrade times?
5) Company moral ?
6) Average take home $$ as far as Salary and per diems for first year FO?

Thanks!
by flythatwing
Mon Nov 09, 2015 5:51 pm
Forum: General Comments
Topic: Current Bird, Bucket List, Dream Job
Replies: 43
Views: 3227

Re: Current Bird, Bucket List, Dream Job

King Air
727
Emirates
by flythatwing
Sun Nov 08, 2015 8:59 am
Forum: General Comments
Topic: NWO ops at a halt except for certain operators
Replies: 25
Views: 2743

Re: NWO ops at a halt except for certain operators

...someone comes in and steals your business by breaking the rules and operating on the cheap. Life is better without those kinds of customers anyways. Piss 'em off, it will make more room on your schedule for the good ones who appreciate safe operations and are willing to pay a little more for it....
by flythatwing
Sat Nov 07, 2015 5:07 pm
Forum: Employment Forum
Topic: First Air
Replies: 14
Views: 1787

Re: First Air

Also. Is faxing the cover letter, resume and application form the only way to apply for this position?
by flythatwing
Sat Nov 07, 2015 4:18 pm
Forum: Employment Forum
Topic: First Air
Replies: 14
Views: 1787

Re: First Air

What are upgrade times like at First Air ? do you move from right seat ATR to Left seat ATR or can you bid on the 73?

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