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by simon76
Tue Jan 12, 2016 8:33 am
Forum: General Comments
Topic: Canadian helicopter pilot dies in Antarctic (Jan 2016)
Replies: 1
Views: 1504

Canadian helicopter pilot dies in Antarctic (Jan 2016)

http://www.thestar.com/news/canada/2016 ... shelf.html

Rest in Peace David Wood. My condolences to his friends and family.
by simon76
Wed Jan 06, 2016 1:28 pm
Forum: General Comments
Topic: New Leaf (ULCC) starts February 12
Replies: 120
Views: 25805

Re: New Leaf (ULCC) starts February 12

I see a parallel, with the new low cost car rental places that keep popping up. Its a pain in the ass as they are off airport and you have to shuttle, but its worth it because you are only paying 10 bucks a day for the rental. Wait, they harass you for proof of liability, which likely you don't have...
by simon76
Sun Dec 06, 2015 10:12 am
Forum: Porter Airlines
Topic: A Day in the Life of a Porter Pilot - Video
Replies: 7
Views: 9540

Re: A Day in the Life of a Porter Pilot - Video

mike123 wrote:Hi Julie!

Love the video! Would love to join your company.
As an instructor with 1900 TT, 350 MPIC do I have a chance?
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=KX5jNnDMfxA
by simon76
Wed Nov 18, 2015 7:10 am
Forum: General Airline Industry Comments
Topic: Kasper air?
Replies: 30
Views: 14976

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Say what you want about flying for Kasper. He gives you a place to stay and that's worth about 5k a year in savings. Do the math kids. Go fly for Kasper for 3 seasons. Get all the pic you need for your atpl. Apply to perimeter/bearskin with 1k hours, and work on a metro for a year and you will be a...
by simon76
Tue Nov 17, 2015 11:11 am
Forum: General Airline Industry Comments
Topic: Kasper air?
Replies: 30
Views: 14976

Re: Kasper air?

Say what you want about flying for Kasper. He gives you a place to stay and that's worth about 5k a year in savings. Do the math kids. Go fly for Kasper for 3 seasons. Get all the pic you need for your atpl. Apply to perimeter/bearskin with 1k hours, and work on a metro for a year and you will be at...
by simon76
Sun Mar 08, 2015 2:41 pm
Forum: General Comments
Topic: Logbook
Replies: 25
Views: 2518

Re: Logbook

I thought 35 was fair, about twice as much an encore pilot would make for their time :lol:
by simon76
Sun Mar 08, 2015 1:01 pm
Forum: General Comments
Topic: Logbook
Replies: 25
Views: 2518

Re: Logbook

I'll do your book up. My rate is $35 per hour.
by simon76
Wed Mar 04, 2015 11:07 am
Forum: General Airline Industry Comments
Topic: And we call ourselves professionals
Replies: 20
Views: 3736

Re: And we call ourselves professionals

Did she not realize that was the co-pilot, not even a real commercial airline pilot? :lol:
by simon76
Sat Feb 21, 2015 6:30 am
Forum: General Comments
Topic: You're doing it wrong.
Replies: 29
Views: 2061

Re: You're doing it wrong.

You can make up for it when you are stuck in traffic waiting to takeoff and you are working where you just add a .1 to the air time each trip. Actually I'm curious with examples in the states where you spend a good hour taxing do they add this to the flight time. This would be significant when pilot...
by simon76
Tue Feb 10, 2015 3:48 pm
Forum: General Airline Industry Comments
Topic: Kasper air?
Replies: 30
Views: 14976

Re: Kasper air?

The question is will transport shut them down before we see more serious incidents? Apparently they had a little "icing problem" not long ago. I would not fly any of my family or friends with this "Airline".
by simon76
Mon Feb 09, 2015 8:37 pm
Forum: General Airline Industry Comments
Topic: Kasper air?
Replies: 30
Views: 14976

Re: Kasper air?

Heard Kasper Air may have made a mayday call and landed off airport somewhere near YAQ few days ago?

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