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by 703doge
Wed Oct 02, 2019 3:10 pm
Forum: Accidents, Incidents & Overdue Aircraft
Topic: Amik Caravan
Replies: 29
Views: 4839

Re: Amik Caravan

A go around 1 or 2 seconds later probably would havr had more than just minor injuries...

Bork!
by 703doge
Tue Oct 01, 2019 9:02 am
Forum: Accidents, Incidents & Overdue Aircraft
Topic: Amik Caravan
Replies: 29
Views: 4839

Re: Amik Caravan

VFR into IMC, and subsequently CFIT...

http://www.bst-tsb.gc.ca/eng/rapports-r ... c0016.html

Bork!
by 703doge
Sun Sep 08, 2019 11:07 am
Forum: Employment Forum
Topic: SIMAir
Replies: 24
Views: 6248

Re: SIMAir

Just saw a Pacific Coastal Saab land in YWG..
by 703doge
Sun Jul 21, 2019 2:26 pm
Forum: General Comments
Topic: Odd call sign?
Replies: 10
Views: 3102

Re: Odd call sign?

You can edit your callsign using ADS-B on most units I believe. This is most likely ome of those cases.

Wuff!
by 703doge
Wed Jun 19, 2019 2:07 pm
Forum: General Comments
Topic: Manitoba Govt Air Services to be Privatised
Replies: 146
Views: 27396

Re: Manitoba Govt Air Services to be Privatised

Election called for Sept 10
by 703doge
Sun Jun 09, 2019 5:30 pm
Forum: Employment Forum
Topic: Skynorth BE20 ads
Replies: 13
Views: 2253

Re: Skynorth BE20 ads

Okay, so what is the actual garunteed pay? Bonuses not included.
by 703doge
Mon Jun 03, 2019 11:05 am
Forum: Employment Forum
Topic: Skynorth BE20 ads
Replies: 13
Views: 2253

Skynorth BE20 ads

So what are these guys actually paying?

I recall seeing ads for the 200 a year ago saying that they started the captains at 72k.

Now they're not outright saying what they pay, but some of their captains have made $120k-$140k.

Just wondering if anyone really knows what the deal is?

Bork!
by 703doge
Wed May 01, 2019 12:22 pm
Forum: Accidents, Incidents & Overdue Aircraft
Topic: King Air at Gillam, MB
Replies: 156
Views: 14254

Re: King Air at Gillam, MB

The CADOR almost reads as a non event :roll: Aircraft Event InformationFuel - leakDiversionHard landingCollision with terrain Occurrence Summary Date Entered: 2019-05-01 Narrative: A Keewatin Air Beech B200 (C-FRMV/KEW202) reported minimum fuel due to a fuel leak and advised diverting to Gillam, MB ...
by 703doge
Fri Apr 26, 2019 11:12 am
Forum: Accidents, Incidents & Overdue Aircraft
Topic: King Air at Gillam, MB
Replies: 156
Views: 14254

Re: King Air at Gillam, MB

The ad probably has to do more with the pay and morale, than the accident.
by 703doge
Thu Apr 25, 2019 7:24 am
Forum: Accidents, Incidents & Overdue Aircraft
Topic: King Air at Gillam, MB
Replies: 156
Views: 14254

Re: Plane down

trey kule wrote:
Thu Apr 25, 2019 7:23 am
Whats RFP stand for?
Really f*cked plane, apparently
by 703doge
Thu Apr 25, 2019 6:35 am
Forum: Accidents, Incidents & Overdue Aircraft
Topic: King Air at Gillam, MB
Replies: 156
Views: 14254

Re: Plane down

RadicalRadial wrote:
Wed Apr 24, 2019 11:37 pm
sunk wrote:
Wed Apr 24, 2019 6:13 pm
King Air crashed in Gillam. All okay. Was a medi vac aircraft from Nunavut to Winnipeg.
I thought it was around 6pm that this occured. How did you get that info so quick? Assuming you weren't in the airplane...
Lots of people on the centre freq at that time of day, so...
by 703doge
Thu Apr 04, 2019 3:56 pm
Forum: General Comments
Topic: Manitoba Govt Air Services to be Privatised
Replies: 146
Views: 27396

Re: Manitoba Govt Air Services to be Privatised

Word out on the street has it that Skycare is in the top 3 for the medevac RFP with a mix of Navajos and Merlins.

Woof
by 703doge
Thu Feb 14, 2019 12:40 pm
Forum: General Comments
Topic: Manitoba signs 5-year deal for private air transportation
Replies: 9
Views: 1971

Manitoba signs 5-year deal for private air transportation

https://www.cbc.ca/news/canada/manitoba ... -1.5019133

"Former Progressive Conservative premier Gary Filmon, husband of Lt.-Gov. Janice Filmon, is the chair of EIC's board"

Good news for the investors :roll:

:shock:

Bork!
by 703doge
Sat Oct 20, 2018 6:21 pm
Forum: Employment Forum
Topic: Keewatin King Air
Replies: 24
Views: 5603

Re: Keewatin King Air

Any new info on this job?
by 703doge
Fri Mar 02, 2018 10:33 am
Forum: Employment Forum
Topic: Keewatin King Air
Replies: 24
Views: 5603

Keewatin King Air

Anyone have info on WAWCON for this job?

Thanks

Bark!
by 703doge
Fri Jun 30, 2017 12:40 pm
Forum: General Comments
Topic: Northern Air Carriers Feeling the Pinch.
Replies: 63
Views: 12915

Re: Northern Air Carriers Feeling the Pinch.

"Adapt or die" They are. Boeing has announced they will be testing self flying planes this summer. Thank God, the thought of putting my family on airplanes flown by the entitled Millennials I have seen over the past decade is terrifying. This is sarcasm right? I feel bad having to ask but at least ...
by 703doge
Mon Mar 27, 2017 7:09 am
Forum: Employment Forum
Topic: KD air current info
Replies: 17
Views: 5806

Re: KD air current info

Saxub wrote:Just curious as to what people think "low pay" is these days.

Is 40k+ for a Navajo left seat "low"?
When I was contacted by them earlier this winter I was told $24K a year for left seat :| ..... Maybe that was a mistake? (Probably not!)
by 703doge
Sun Mar 05, 2017 2:44 pm
Forum: Flight Training
Topic: How is This School Doing
Replies: 31
Views: 5477

Re: How is This School Doing

I have an engineering degree, and from that experience, I would prefer a professional feel of a college during my training. Structured training, busy schedule all week and definitely a uniform. I would visit schools, but travelling around is not an option, so I would appreciate some advice. I like ...

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