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Retired Envoy pilot ‘eager’ to teach again

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In an instant, the massive shifting and swerving Embraer 145 simulator came to a halt, the drawbridge dropped and when three pilots exited, three more entered through the sim doors. It was 10 a.m. and Professional Simulator Instructor Jim Carter was preparing his two first officers in-training for a marathon of simulator practice. In three locations across… Read more »

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60 second interview: Charita Boyd

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Charita is a Flight Attendant based at Envoy Headquarters, and part of the Flight Service Onboard Support team. What is the best advice you’ve received? Remain humble and know you can accomplish anything you put your mind to. It’s helped me reach my dreams, goals and aspirations. What keeps you motivated in a fast-pasted industry… Read more »

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60 Second Interview: Ricky Deane

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Ricky is the Vice President of our ORD hub. For more information on Ricky, visit the Envoy Leadership page. What is the best advice you’ve received? It’s not about the individual; it’s about the team. I learned this at an early age, when one of my soccer coaches saw me hogging the ball and not wanting to pass… Read more »

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Chili that’s a work of ART

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Watertown, New York. Famous as the birthplace of safety pins, home of Little Trees car air fresheners and now – the region’s best chili! Last week, Watertown (ART) Station Agent Roger Craig (left) teamed up with TSA Agent Tony Bender (right) to take home the grand prize in the amateur category of the town’s 19th… Read more »

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60 second interview: Sammy Turner

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Sammy Turner is a pilot for our Embraer 140/145 fleet. He joined Envoy in November 2016 and upgraded to Captain at the end of 2017. What is the best advice you’ve received? My dad taught me to always be a person of integrity. Always do a job the right way the first time – if… Read more »

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