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by UAL008 Kevin Finch
June 19th, 2020, 3:27 pm
Forum: KEWR - Newark
Topic: Congrats Mazen!!!
Replies: 3
Views: 108

Re: Congrats Mazen!!!

Kudos!
by UAL008 Kevin Finch
June 19th, 2020, 3:27 pm
Forum: The Hanger - Fleet discussion and support
Topic: Aircraft Substitutions (Update)
Replies: 17
Views: 10632

Re: Aircraft Substitutions (Update)

We're primarily a passenger VA as opposed to a cargo VA (UPS, FedEx, Atlas et al) so passenger aircraft are preferred. That said, as you note, some Star Alliance airlines have cargo ops. We don't have a cargo body in the schedule and I'm not sure how our PIREP system would handle such a substitution...
by UAL008 Kevin Finch
June 19th, 2020, 3:18 pm
Forum: Events HQ
Topic: Ring of Fire Tour
Replies: 1
Views: 99

Re: Ring of Fire Tour

That's correct; they should be treated as charter flights. I would suggest using kACARS at all times - it just handles situations like this so much better. And our X-Plane pilots have indicated that it works better for them, as well. vUAL is testing out a new ACARS system which, hopefully, will alle...
by UAL008 Kevin Finch
June 6th, 2020, 11:56 am
Forum: Events HQ
Topic: Events Update; June 20 Shake-up
Replies: 0
Views: 207

Events Update; June 20 Shake-up

The following information was e-mailed to all pilots on June 6; if you didn't get it, please check your spam/trash folders and make sure @virtualunitedairlinesl.org is a safe sender (or whatever your e-mail client calls it). Hi, all; I hope this finds you all well. (Yikes, I must be watching too man...
by UAL008 Kevin Finch
June 2nd, 2020, 5:41 am
Forum: VATSIM/IVAO discussion
Topic: Minor Jax Ground / DEL
Replies: 3
Views: 185

Re: Minor Jax Ground / DEL

Congrats, Ray. I'll add the VATSIM controller award to your record.
by UAL008 Kevin Finch
June 1st, 2020, 7:23 am
Forum: United Screenshots
Topic: Flight-ready once again
Replies: 2
Views: 520

Re: Flight-ready once again

Screenie of the Month - May 2020!
by UAL008 Kevin Finch
May 30th, 2020, 10:22 pm
Forum: Events HQ
Topic: New and Changed Airports
Replies: 6
Views: 16493

Re: New and Changed Airports

LIMA, PERU - Jorge Chávez International Airport (IATA: LIM, ICAO: SPJC, formerly SPIM), (Aeropuerto Internacional Jorge Chávez), is Peru's main international and domestic airport; FS9/FSX/P3D still use the SPIM designator. In P3D, SPJC is a small, high mountain dirt airstrip.
by UAL008 Kevin Finch
May 27th, 2020, 10:42 am
Forum: vUAL ACARS Help
Topic: Manual Pirep
Replies: 2
Views: 199

Re: Manual Pirep

I cleared a bunch for the Denver hub in the past few day, Paul; yours included.
by UAL008 Kevin Finch
May 21st, 2020, 7:02 pm
Forum: Training (VATSTAR)
Topic: VATSIM proposing new Pilot Rating System
Replies: 5
Views: 1038

Re: VATSIM proposing new Pilot Rating System

Originally scheduled for June 1, implementation is now scheduled for September 1 this year.
by UAL008 Kevin Finch
May 19th, 2020, 4:40 am
Forum: KORD - Chicago
Topic: Hello there Chicago
Replies: 2
Views: 506

Re: Hello there Chicago

Great to have you back on the flight deck, Joel. Congrats on completing a gruelling program while holding down the day gig, in the midst of all the craziness around us these days!