2FLY GROUP AIRLINE NEWS

CommutAir enters new partnership with 2FLY Airborne

CommutAir is to offer pilots from 2FLY Airborne interviews for its Career Path Program when they finish their studies.

Petra Kliman, CommutAir’s Recruiting Manager, commented, “Our new agreement will allow pilots to advance their career with CommutAir and on to United Airlines through our leading Career Path Program.”

“CommutAir offers incredible incentives, from a competitive sign-on bonus, Captain pay for first officers after one year of flying, quick upgrades to captain and a pathway to United Airlines,” added 2FLY Airborne’s VP, Adam Brumbaugh. “We look forward to working with CommutAir to build many successful pilot careers.”

SKY WEST PILOT PATHWAY PROGRAM

2FLY Group has joined forces with SkyWest Airlines to provide a more streamlined and efficient pathway for student pilots to transition into a flying career with the SkyWest PILOT PATHWAY PROGRAM.

Working together, 2Fly Group and  SkyWest Airlines can offer students who meet the requirements unmatched opportunities including enhanced seniority, a guaranteed final interview and access to pilot mentors.

Among the Benefits are: 

  • Increased seniority within SkyWest’s ground school class.
  • Company seniority for benefits eligibility activates as soon as you are a cadet.
  • Opportunities to interact with and receive mentorship from SkyWest pilots including regular visits, mock interviews and ongoing association with crew members.
  • Enhanced introduction to SkyWest including flight and lodging to SLC, tour of SkyWest facilities and more.
  • A guaranteed final interview for a first officer position at SkyWest Airlines.

If you would like more information about this program, please contact Adam Brumbaugh, Director of Marketing at +1 (321) 453-2222 or email at adam@2flygroup.com

2FLY GROUP AIRLINE CONTRACTSilver_airways_logo

2FLY Group has entered into a strategic alliance with Silver Airways, a US based regional part 121 air carrier. This alliance allows our career pilot graduates, who qualify for employment, to have a direct entry pathway as a first officer with Silver Airways.

“We’re very excited about this new venture.” Says Vincenzo Billisi, President of 2FLY Airborne. “Not only is it exciting to add the prestigious name of Silver Airways to our partner portfolio, we’re also thrilled that our graduates will be offered a career progression with a regional airline.”

Silver Airways operates more routes within Florida and between Florida and the Bahamas than any other airline. The airline averages over 145 daily flights to 30 destinations in Florida and the Bahamas, as well as the Mid-Atlantic region from Washington-Dulles.

Founded in 1994, Airborne has grown to become one of the largest independent providers of flight training in the United States. Airborne is part of the 2FLY Group, a global group of aviation companies

offering pilot training, cabin crew training, aircraft management, aircraft charter, airline and FBO services. 2FLY Group specializes in FAA and EASA airline pilot training from our training centers in USA and Spain.

If you would like more information about this topic, please contact Adam Brumbaugh, Director of Marketing at +1 (321) 453-2222 or email at adam@2flygroup.com.

news

The first officer of a Boeing 737-300 Freighter operated by Qantas unit Express Freighters Australia became incapacitated during an emergency descent on 15 August.
Posted: August 17, 2018, 1:33 am
No passengers or crew were injured when a Xiamen Airlines Boeing 737-800 suffered an apparent runway excursion at Manila on 16 August, the airline confirms.
Posted: August 16, 2018, 8:13 pm
A Xiamen Airlines Boeing 737-800 came to rest on its belly after an apparent runway excursion at Manila Ninoy Aquino International airport the evening of 16 August, according to multiple media reports.
Posted: August 16, 2018, 7:13 pm
Air France-KLM has appointed Benjamin Smith as its next chief executive, three months after Jean-Marc Janaillac resigned following failed labour negotiations.
Posted: August 16, 2018, 6:57 pm
Emerging into Denver International airport's Great Hall from the train from the city, one sees a terminal bursting at its seams.
Posted: August 16, 2018, 1:19 pm
Swiss investigators have instructed Junkers Ju 52 operator JU-Air to ensure passengers remain seated during pleasure flights and have insisted that the carrier introduces a greater altitude safety margin when it resumes services.
Posted: August 16, 2018, 11:36 am
An update on latest developments in the progress of some of the planned airline start-ups, together with those airlines that have suspended or ceased operations in recent months
Posted: August 16, 2018, 9:09 am
The right wing tip of a Cathay Pacific Boeing 777-300ER was severely damaged in an incident at Rome Fiumicino Leonardo Da Vinci airport on 15 August.
Posted: August 16, 2018, 1:59 am
The accelerated weakening of the Turkish lira in recent days came after the country's two leading airlines announced encouraging financial results for the second quarter.
Posted: August 15, 2018, 3:36 pm
Compensation-claim processing site Flightright has initiated legal action in Germany on behalf of passengers seeking compensation caused by Ryanair flight delays and cancellations resulting from strikes.
Posted: August 15, 2018, 3:28 pm
The Federal Bureau of Investigation is now interviewing airport and airline workers as part of its inquiry into the theft and subsequent crash of a Horizon Air Bombardier Q400 turboprop on 10 August.
Posted: August 15, 2018, 3:16 pm
Russian investigators are claiming that several recommendations intended to enhance and reinforce pilot training have yet to be introduced.
Posted: August 15, 2018, 9:59 am
The history of in-flight service is rich with in some cases apocryphal tales of carriers removing one peanut or piece of fruit per passenger and consequently saving tens of thousands of dollars a year. Such decisions were straightforward, born of a desire to save money.
Posted: August 15, 2018, 8:29 am
Johan Lundgren is keen to correct a misconception about what made EasyJet appoint him as its new chief executive towards the end of the last year.
Posted: August 15, 2018, 7:58 am
Jet Airways appears to be the latest Indian airline teetering on the brink after it indefinitely postponed the release of its financial results for the three months to 30 June.
Posted: August 15, 2018, 12:01 am
Long-haul low-cost carrier Primera Air will serve Boston on a seasonal basis going forward, with plans to suspend its recently launched flights this October.
Posted: August 14, 2018, 7:13 pm
Overland Airways has begun a new triangular service between Lagos in Nigeria and the capitals of Benin and Togo.
Posted: August 14, 2018, 2:39 pm
Lufthansa is trialling use of a kerosene additive to remove water from fuel tanks on board aircraft.
Posted: August 14, 2018, 10:23 am
Israeli flag-carrier El Al s latest Boeing 787-9, an aircraft which has been painted in a retro livery, has been ferried to the airline s Tel Aviv base.
Posted: August 14, 2018, 8:53 am
Jet Airways has amended its standard operating procedures for take-off following a late take-off incident that occurred on 30 August 2016, involving one of its Boeing 777-300ERs at London Heathrow airport.
Posted: August 14, 2018, 8:51 am
While operating profits were, overall, down slightly among the 100 biggest airline groups in 2017, there was the widest-ever spread of those enjoying billion-dollar returns, FlightGlobal's annual World Airline Rankings reveals.
Posted: August 14, 2018, 8:02 am
Fears that a global trade war could upset the strong growth of the global airline industry appear to be misplaced, but the devil will be in the detail.
Posted: August 14, 2018, 1:16 am
American Airlines will continue to shrink its network at Boston and New York John F Kennedy airports this winter, as it trims underperforming flying.
Posted: August 13, 2018, 3:50 pm
With FlightGlobal Travel Waiver Services, Gant Travel reports significant improvement in their service provided to customers during times of major flight disruption
Posted: August 13, 2018, 3:17 pm
Federal Bureau of Investigation has recovered the flight data recorder and "components" of the cockpit voice recorder from the wreckage of a stolen Horizon Air Bombardier Q400 that crashed outside Seattle on 10 August.
Posted: August 13, 2018, 1:09 pm
Pilots of an Air Vanuatu ATR 72-500 were unable to steer or brake the turboprop before it crashed into a pair of Britten Norman Islanders during a runway excursion on landing at Port Vila.
Posted: August 13, 2018, 11:43 am
Dutch investigators have determined that the crew of a Boeing 747-8F should have executed a go-around after its approach destabilised shortly before the jet landed short at Amsterdam.
Posted: August 13, 2018, 10:55 am
The US Federal Bureau of Investigation has taken charge of the inquiry into a stolen Horizon Air turboprop that crashed on August 10 after a short flight during which the aircraft performed aerobatic-like manoeuvres while pursued by air force fighter jets.
Posted: August 11, 2018, 9:25 pm
Communications records from Seattle-Tacoma tower reveal a controller repeatedly demanded identification from a Bombardier turboprop lining up on the runway, as investigators probe the unauthorised departure of a Horizon Air Q400 from the airport.
Posted: August 11, 2018, 7:59 am
Video of a Horizon Air Bombardier Q400 stolen by an airline employee from Seattle-Tacoma airport shows the aircraft being flown inverted as it was put through aerobatic manoeuvres.
Posted: August 11, 2018, 7:17 am