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A Real American Hero in Albuquerque

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On May 13, Albuquerque (ABQ) team members John Metzgar (shown above, left) and Dana Henderson were walking into work when Dana unexpectedly passed out, hit his head on the ground and drew blood. After providing first aid for more than 15 minutes with no ambulance in sight, John helped Dana up and took him to hospital… Read more »

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Legends of Aviation: Amelia Earhart makes record flight June 7

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At 3:15 a.m., the grass runway at Parnamirim Airport was completely dark. The two pilots, Amelia Earhart and Fred Noonan, paced the path looking for any type of landmark to help with their takeoff. “Once off the ground, a truly pitch dark encompassed us,” says Amelia Earhart, according to Finding Amelia by Ric Gillespie. “However,… Read more »

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Update: Partnering with Team Gleason

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Above (Left to right): Steve Gleason boarding in MSY; American Airlines CEO Doug Parker with Steve Gleason; MSY GM D.R. Silkwood with Steve Gleason As reported in April, the Envoy and American Airlines teams in New Orleans (MSY) recently partnered with Team Gleason to help support their upcoming travel needs. Last week, Envoy’s MSY General Manager D.R. Silkwood,… Read more »

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Waypoint Roll Call: All Things FOOD (Part 2)

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Cover Photo: Love and Laughter Photography Pilots navigate the sky using a route plotted with beacons and waypoints. The waypoints are geographic coordinates usually marked with five-letter, capitalized words that help pilots and air traffic controllers stay on course. The unique things about waypoints, and probably the most interesting to a non-pilot, are the names… Read more »

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Guest Blog: AMT Barry Arbelius Honors a Friend

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We all have that friend that impresses and inspires us. We work harder to stay in stride with their abilities. We look forward to spending time with them and to see their smiles. Some people truly are blessings to know. For Dallas/Fort Worth Envoy Mechanic Barry Arbelius, that friend is John “Ziggy” Ziegler. Barry tells… Read more »

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