Category Archives: Mesaba

And info trickles out…

So we know a few things about the Pinnacle bankruptcy: Delta is BACK in the driver’s seat No more United Express flying No more USAirways Express flying No more Saab flying No more Dash 8 flying The Dash 8 Q400s … Continue reading

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Interesting start for the week…

After months of speculation, Pinnacle Airlines filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection.   I’m not sure how I feel about this, as this company has been a “mess” for some time now.  Its even called Pinacolaba on the pilot message boards.  … Continue reading

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I want money… that’s what I want…

The theme of EAS over the past month and a half can be summed up in a great song by the Flying Lizzards – That’s What I Want.  Delta has pulled the EAS trigger on a significant number of EAS … Continue reading

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And it begins to trickle in….

Well I’m sorry that I didn’t really test my Acer tablet and wordpress before I left on my trip abroad.  Had I known the posting issues, I would have simply brought my laptop along (and among other things, the LeMeridien … Continue reading

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Happy Monday everyone…

Have a few things to bring up about EAS today.. Hancock/Houghton, Michigan, on the far UP of Michigan, has advised the DOT they reselect SkyWest to continue providing service to O’Hare as United Express.  This is a former Northwest Airlink … Continue reading

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Its a busy day on the dockets….

If you read Airliners.net or airlinepilotforums.com, you read that Republic has released 60 pilots from training & employment as they are going to speed up the reductions of 37 to 50 seat Embraer RJs from its fleet.   Which means reduced … Continue reading

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