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Old 01-11-2017, 09:59 AM   #241
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The E75 is not the fastest way to a line. Currently there are nearly 200 first officers whom are on the equipment or in the training pipeline and don't have a next status. Out of those 200, only 10 to 15 percent of those will be able to hold an upgrade between now and mid to late 2018. we have roughly 75% of the aircraft on property with roughly 100 lines. The remainder of the aircraft might carry us to 130 ish lines. Someone getting hired today will not see a line on the E75 until summer 2018 at the earliest. If additional aircraft or bases are added into the mix then things will change, but as long as 40 E75 operate out of DFW the people hired today will not see a line for a while. On the other hand the E45 in NY will see the fastest movement, new hires are being sent there and many will look to bid the E45 elsewhere when able, the top E45 FO can hold upgrade and many bid the FO position to transfer quickly and will likely be awarded an upgrade later today. NY E45 could see 50+ FO transfer or upgrade on paper later today.
I will agree with this. I always knew this scenario would happen I just didn't realize the time was upon us.
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Old 01-11-2017, 10:20 AM   #242
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Thank you for taking the time to answer my questions.i understand I shouldn't worry too much about flying a lot & focus on getting the equipment that can take me where I want to live.
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Do we need any TSA clearance if dont have American citizenship but legal to work here ?
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Old 01-11-2017, 10:52 AM   #243
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Does anyone know what time the preliminary vacancy bids generally come out? Thanks!
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Old 01-11-2017, 11:18 AM   #244
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Does anyone know what time the preliminary vacancy bids generally come out? Thanks!
Prelim is coming out shortly. Most JR CA is a 12NOV12 hire. Upgrade is now 4 years at Envoy, and should be at 3 years by the next vacancy. Only 68 2013 hires left.
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Latest vacancy preliminary award has the junior captain as a 12 NOV 2012 hire.
We are now into 4 year upgrades at Envoy.

All of you new guys here posting with questions, you've made the best decision of your life. I know that for many of you, this is your first 121 job. Where else can you hire onto your first 121 carrier and literally be in an AA cockpit in less than 6 years.

If you were in doubt, the results of this latest award will clear all of that up for you. Expect more vacancies this year. I honestly wouldn't be surprised if we went sub 2 year upgrade this year. The trend is moving in our direction fast and the 2.5 may be history. Again, for you new hires. First 121 job, you upgrade right at 2 years and then 3 1/2 years late are sitting at AA. Pretty sweet if I say so myself.
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Old 01-11-2017, 11:24 AM   #246
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Prelim is coming out shortly. Most JR CA is a 12NOV12 hire. Upgrade is now 4 years at Envoy, and should be at 3 years by the next vacancy. Only 68 2013 hires left.
Wow, that many FOs passed on the chance to upgrade huh, I guess lots of folks will wait until they can hold captain in their domicile of choice...commuting sucks!
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Old 01-11-2017, 11:45 AM   #247
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Wow, that many FOs passed on the chance to upgrade huh, I guess lots of folks will wait until they can hold captain in their domicile of choice...commuting sucks!
Ding ding ding!!!! These guys are also going to wait until the don't have to sit reserve as a CA, flow as an FO, or wait till they can get the 175 before upgrading.
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Mr25cents how dare you say anything negative even if it's true. There is nothing wrong at envoy and nobody is delaying upgrade due to qol issues. Sarcasm
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Thank you for taking the time to answer my questions.i understand I shouldn't worry too much about flying a lot & focus on getting the equipment that can take me where I want to live.
Onto another topic;
Do we need any TSA clearance if dont have American citizenship but legal to work here ?
Yes you need a TSA clearance for your type rating. You won't need it for recurrent though.
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Old 01-11-2017, 12:07 PM   #250
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Mr25cents how dare you say anything negative even if it's true. There is nothing wrong at envoy and nobody is delaying upgrade due to qol issues. Sarcasm
This is like your 4th screen name. Pathetic.
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