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Old 02-23-2012, 08:28 AM   #1 (permalink)
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Default FDX. MD11 March open time

There are no March open time trips avail tonight for mem FO MD? Really? ***?

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Old 02-23-2012, 09:33 AM   #2 (permalink)
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There is supposed to be 3 disputed pairings in MEM MD Open Time but I guess they were requested by people during the Secondary Line build. What's up with that?!?!

101/05MAR (Right seat only)
126/06MAR (Both seats)
136/20MAR (Both seats)

Real cool
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Old 02-23-2012, 12:04 PM   #3 (permalink)
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There is supposed to be 3 disputed pairings in MEM MD Open Time but I guess they were requested by people during the Secondary Line build. What's up with that?!?!

101/05MAR (Right seat only)
126/06MAR (Both seats)
136/20MAR (Both seats)

Real cool
If anybody wonders why the SIG can't get any traction on disputed pairings, your answer is above. I'm sure all the pilots who requested these trips will tell you they didn't know. That excuse is simply not good enough. Very frustrating to say the least.
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Old 02-23-2012, 04:32 PM   #4 (permalink)
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That I've seen this paltry amount of trips at the start of open time availability. And one of those is a DP.

Whatever happened to the 2% of open trips being retained to "prime the pump"?
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Old 02-24-2012, 07:43 AM   #5 (permalink)
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101/5 is back open for the right seat.
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Old 02-24-2012, 09:57 AM   #6 (permalink)
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Guess not.
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Old 02-24-2012, 10:02 AM   #7 (permalink)
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I put a synopsis on another thread about an ANC DP and what the company has to jump through when we don't fly these pairings. I'm continually amazed at the general apathy or uninformed guys we have flying here. Just unreal!
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That I've seen this paltry amount of trips at the start of open time availability. And one of those is a DP.

Whatever happened to the 2% of open trips being retained to "prime the pump"?
Is there some requirement that the company leaves in 2%?
Or that just precedent?
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