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Envoy Captain surprises pilot father with heartfelt letter

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Envoy pilot Richard Thompson II recently upgraded to Captain, and before his father’s upcoming retirement as an airline pilot, he decided to surprise him with a letter of thanks for guiding him to the Captain’s seat. Below is that letter, which originally appeared in the Air Line Pilots Association magazine. Changing of the Guard  … Read more »

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In the Air with the Lt. Dan Band

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It was a concert months in the making, but if the cheering crowd was any indication, it was well worth the wait. With the sun setting under a balmy night sky, the Lt. Dan Band, a program of the Gary Sinise Foundation, took the stage at Naval Station Guantanamo Bay, with acclaimed actor Gary Sinise leading… Read more »

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Women With Wings: First Officer Amanda Tucker

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It was supposed to be a routine overnight trip to Pensacola, Florida for Envoy First Officer Amanda Tucker. She was going to show what a day-in-the-life of an Envoy pilot entails – her walk around inspection, flight planning, riding the shuttle to the hotel, a trip to a local restaurant…you know, the usual. But Amanda… Read more »

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Birds of a feather flock together at SAFECON

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On October 31, members of Envoy Pilot Recruitment, along with the Vice President of Flight Operations, Captain Ric Wilson, paid a visit to the NIFA Region IX SAFECON competition, sponsored by Envoy. The week-long competition was held at the Auburn University Regional Airport where Envoy brought an Embraer 175 for a show and tell. The E175… Read more »

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