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by Vortex
Thu, 07 May 2009 11:00 pm
Forum: Airline Careers
Topic: Silkair
Replies: 2003
Views: 792662

singaporegrrl wrote:
Vortex wrote:wonder if they are paid any allowance while on hold?...
The reality is that your name won't be on the payroll until you start your service with the company.
Well tat's sad...not being on the payroll and being put on hold...like hanging in space...hopefully, perseverance do pay :)
by Vortex
Sun, 26 Apr 2009 12:51 pm
Forum: Airline Careers
Topic: Ask cabin crew?
Replies: 4
Views: 2875

sundaymorningstaple wrote:Hey Plavt,

This one's for you. Seems that they (all three of them) are posting from the same HK IP address (and they are the only ones from there. I'll let you do the honours of keeping an eye on them. Just a heads up.......

:wink:
Coincidence???....hahaha....
by Vortex
Sun, 26 Apr 2009 3:37 am
Forum: Airline Careers
Topic: Silkair
Replies: 2003
Views: 792662

every airline is pretty full, the new SQ recruits are apparently put on hold for their training, SilkAir has just recruited their last batch, and yeah, recession is playing pretty bad on the airlines, so many flights are being cancelled. Any idea how long the new recruits are put on hold??..is it i...
by Vortex
Sun, 26 Apr 2009 3:13 am
Forum: Airline Careers
Topic: hi
Replies: 1
Views: 2410

Re: hi

hey guys...we were told tat we r on hold , just so worried...hope everything goes well ...batch 3 ladies n gents , lets all pray together.... [/color] Well, sit tight and hang on buddy...The weather's rough now, but soon the sun will shine again :) ....just a matter of time....wish u fellas best of...
by Vortex
Sun, 26 Apr 2009 2:24 am
Forum: Airline Careers
Topic: The reality of being an SQ GAL
Replies: 244
Views: 138138

Sorry friends have been a little busy hence I haven't been active here...I have just re-reviewed this thread. As usual, Plavt is 100% correct. To the poster who talked about cost cutting/pay decreases for a short period of time. That's in your contract I believe (please correct me as I haven't seen...
by Vortex
Sun, 26 Apr 2009 1:43 am
Forum: Airline Careers
Topic: Staff Discounts
Replies: 9
Views: 4686

:) thanks all ! Is there way,someone can find out for me how much is the La Mer Eye Cream in the transit area ? Outside selling for $280.if cheaper there than I hope someone can buy for me,of course I will pay you lah :wink: wow..is the eye cream really good??..it ought to be as it's costly, having...
by Vortex
Tue, 09 Sep 2008 12:02 am
Forum: Airline Careers
Topic: The reality of being an SQ GAL
Replies: 244
Views: 138138

To starrynitezz, My apologizes. Abroad shld be the correct word. No wonder my post didnt make any sense to you... Abroad as in overseas. I did not insinuate anything. I'm usually quite direct & blunt. Must be your own imagination. I do not criticize the lady/woman. Just hope to reprimand those stew...
by Vortex
Fri, 05 Sep 2008 8:29 pm
Forum: Airline Careers
Topic: SIA commercial pilot
Replies: 74
Views: 163892

Re: Enquires on the requirement

Hi all- I am interested in aviation as my career but i have some enquires about the requirement. - I now have diploma in engineering from Ngee Ann poly but i do not obtain any of 'O' level subject. Can I still apply for the cadet pilot course? - I now studying in NTU for my degree and it is a bette...
by Vortex
Fri, 05 Sep 2008 8:14 pm
Forum: Airline Careers
Topic: The reality of being an SQ GAL
Replies: 244
Views: 138138

^ :shock: That's not going to kill him :lol: Let's all pray for the victim, and hope she gets her justice. Yep...it's not going to be easy for the victim to get on with her life as normal, especially at work.....hope she'll be fine.... As for that fella,...i still want to hang him by his balls!!!.....
by Vortex
Fri, 05 Sep 2008 7:44 pm
Forum: Airline Careers
Topic: The reality of being an SQ GAL
Replies: 244
Views: 138138

Anyway hope the guy got his balls chopped...for taking advantage of the poor gal... He may get more than that, rape can carry the death penalty in the UAE. Yep...agree he may get hanged for that....That's bit sad, ain't it?... Anyway, in that case, can we request that they hang him by his balls the...
by Vortex
Fri, 05 Sep 2008 7:08 pm
Forum: Airline Careers
Topic: The reality of being an SQ GAL
Replies: 244
Views: 138138

hi fellas...

read in the papers today bout the SQ gal got raped by her senior steward in Abu Dhabi....read that he entered the rm which is opened by hotel staff...pity the gal...must be traumatic now...
Anyway hope the guy got his balls chopped...for taking advantage of the poor gal...
by Vortex
Sat, 26 Jul 2008 4:00 pm
Forum: General Discussions
Topic: Qantas Aeroplane
Replies: 48
Views: 13715

UA 747

Seems I was referring to the same report don't know quite why I was thinking of different incident, still no harm done. hi plavt....u are right...refer to United Air Lines not United Airlines... http://aviation-safety.net/database/record.php?id=19890224-0 check out my link.....it's a database of al...
by Vortex
Sat, 26 Jul 2008 2:32 pm
Forum: Airline Careers
Topic: Ugh!
Replies: 9
Views: 3608

Re: ughh

let's just hope things will get tighter now ... Err...actually i was referring to the maintenance checks/repairs and issues resulting from cost cutting measures... :) Of course, i agree that it is inevitable to commit mistakes. but sadly, that can be disastrous....although time is money, i believe ...
by Vortex
Sat, 26 Jul 2008 3:00 am
Forum: Airline Careers
Topic: Ugh!
Replies: 9
Views: 3608

ughh

Vortex, Seem my comment on the same subject in 'General Discussions', something to think about. "That is not the first time that has happened, some of the older posters may remember the same thing happened to a United Airlines plane. In that case the situation was worse since several passengers wer...
by Vortex
Sat, 26 Jul 2008 1:32 am
Forum: Airline Careers
Topic: Ugh!
Replies: 9
Views: 3608

Re: Ugh!

http://uk.news.yahoo.com/pressass/20080725/tuk-terror-as-plane-plunges-20-000ft-6323e80.html Thank God all the passengers survived... this reminds me of what happened to JAL Flt123, where the rudder of the aircraft got sheared off.apparently cabin pressure ruptured the rear bulkhead, due to imprope...

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