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    Southwest pilot's open mic rant

    Well, if you really want to go diversity training and your boss won't send you, this may be one way to get there. May not be safe for work, although the profanity is censored...

    [ame=http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ZFsU3MjS3i8]YouTube - ‪Cockpit hate rant‬‏[/ame]

    Southwest disciplines pilot for rant during flight - CNN.com


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    Re: Southwest pilot's open mic rant

    Hillarious! I bet he feels like a total knob.



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    Re: Southwest pilot's open mic rant

    What a ******. I had a stuck mic one time just after I briefed the passengers, luckily I didnt say anything stupid, but they heard our conversation for several minutes.



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    Re: Southwest pilot's open mic rant

    A guy who works 70 hours a week for $25,000 a year can't afford to be so picky about women.



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    Re: Southwest pilot's open mic rant

    Quote Originally Posted by Senolcyc View Post
    A guy who works 70 hours a week for $25,000 a year can't afford to be so picky about women.

    uhhh, what? Southwest pilots start at $50K plus starting and are making 6 figures by year 5.


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    Re: Southwest pilot's open mic rant

    "Gays, Grannies and Grandes...". LOL. As a frequent flyer, I've had similar observations of the Flight Attendants........


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    Re: Southwest pilot's open mic rant

    Quote Originally Posted by vmbplayer View Post
    uhhh, what? Southwest pilots start at $50K plus starting and are making 6 figures by year 5.

    I figured a discount airline had discount pilots. Maybe I was thinking of Mesaba.



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    Re: Southwest pilot's open mic rant

    Quote Originally Posted by Go2Guy View Post
    "Gays, Grannies and Grandes...". LOL. As a frequent flyer, I've had similar observations of the Flight Attendants........
    Ain't that the truth! He forgot one though - Grumpies


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    Re: Southwest pilot's open mic rant

    Quote Originally Posted by Senolcyc View Post
    A guy who works 70 hours a week for $25,000 a year can't afford to be so picky about women.
    This is so wrong.



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    Re: Southwest pilot's open mic rant

    What in the hell's diversity?



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    Re: Southwest pilot's open mic rant

    Quote Originally Posted by tejasclone View Post
    What in the hell's diversity?
    I believe it's an old wooden ship.


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    Re: Southwest pilot's open mic rant

    Quote Originally Posted by Go2Guy View Post
    "Gays, Grannies and Grandes...". LOL. As a frequent flyer, I've had similar observations of the Flight Attendants........

    I saw a billboard in Sydney, Australia for Qantas Airlines with a typical geriatric United flight attendant on one side, and a hot Qantas flight attendant on the other. The caption said, "Who do you want to fly?" I've flown with Qantas and their flight attendants still are what ours once were.


    A Southwest First Officer will make six figures in about year 3. They are paid by the flight hour, and a garanteed 78 hours/month at $105.27 is about $99,000.

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