Captains Authority, Airline Captains Authority

Captain's Authority, A New Era, It's Not What You May Have Always Believed

airline careerKenneth Schulte
The New Era of Captains Authority This article is meant to take a deep dive into the concept of Captains authority. It could be well argued with gr...
Degree for a pilot, airline pilot

Do You Need a College Degree For a Pilot to Work For a Major Airline?

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Do I need to go to College? If you are plotting out your aviation career, you should think about it as a strategy. That may sound funny, but hiring...
Was It A Charmed Aviation Career?  Personal Examples from Multiple Pilots - Airspeed Junkie

Was It A Charmed Aviation Career? Pilot Career Examples from Multiple Pilots

AirlineKenneth Schulte
 We are taking a poll on aviation careers both past and present. The beauty of any aviation career in the industry is that there is no wrong answer...
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Luggage Tags

AirlineKenneth Schulte
Subject Matter Experts have product knowledge. Do you ask your dentist about how to lay a concrete footer for building a house? Do you ask a accoun...
United Airlines Crew Base For Pilots and Flight Attendants - Airspeed Junkie

United Airlines Crew Base For Pilots and Flight Attendants

AirlineKenneth Schulte
United Airlines Crew Bases United airlines is one of the largest legacy airlines in the world. Their headquarters is at Willis Tower in Chicago Ill...
The Call for SOP'S - Airspeed Junkie

The Call for SOP'S, Airline Standard Operating Procedures

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Rather than bore you to death with the FAA version of standard operating procedures, lets tell a story of disfunction instead.  The SOP's come later.
Aviation careers

The Best and Worst Moments of My Aviation Career, True Stories

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These are moments in time that are not the absolute best or worst moments in history but they are the best or worst memories recorded by all levels...
What Don't You Like About Your Airline? - Airspeed Junkie

What Don't You Like About Your Airline?

What Don’t You Like About Your Airline? Is it a loaded question?  Of course it is.  Unless your are brand spanking new to the airline business, ch...