On the morning of September 11, 2018, Chris Finlayson, MSP Chief Pilot, donned his Minnesota National Guard dress uniform and warmed up his trumpet. As a member of the 34th Infantry Division "Red Bulls" Band, Finlayson took his position on a balcony overlooking the ticketing area of Minneapolis-St.Paul International Airport. Flanked by our nation’s colors … Continue reading Endeavor Air Pilot Plays Tribute on 9/11 Anniversary
When you ask what it means to be the first female base Chief Pilot in Endeavor Air’s history, Pamela Nucifore smiles and laughs off the significance. To her, she is answering the call to lead Flight Operations at the airline’s New York – LaGuardia crew base; to anyone on the outside, she is shattering stereotypes … Continue reading An Ambassador for Change: Endeavor’s First Female Chief Pilot Embraces Leadership Role
When kids think about what they want to be when they grow up, careers like "firefighter"..."teacher"..."doctor"..."veterinarian" are common responses. Recently, two Endeavor Air pilots visited with kindergartners and second graders at California Avenue Elementary School in Uniondale, NY, to talk about aspiring for something higher - becoming a commercial pilot. The visit was a friendly … Continue reading Endeavor Pilots Visit Students to Inspire Future Fliers
The irony of helping students at a small high school north of Detroit is not lost on Captain Pete Popovich. Having attended a small school with limited resources south of Chicago himself, Popovich got lucky. Real lucky, if you ask him. Thanks to the guidance of an inspired school counselor and a stable home environment, … Continue reading Finding FATE: Endeavor Captain Inspires Students Through Mentorship
As Super Bowl fans flocked to the “Bold North”, Endeavor’s recruitment teams launched their own super event - an Open House Road Show that saw all recruiting, interviewing, and hiring operations relocated for the week to Atlanta to facilitate interviews and events. With rising hotel and travel costs in Minneapolis due to the big game, … Continue reading The Super Bowl of Recruiting: Endeavor’s Talent Acquisition Team takes Hiring Show on the Road
Endeavor Air Pilots Agree to Richest Hourly Rates in Regional Airline Industry
For MSP-based First Officer, Wes Dixon, never in his wildest dreams would he have envisioned his passion for flying would land him a role in a movie starring Tom Cruise. However, during production of the megastar’s new aviation-themed movie, “American Made,” Dixon was one of four local Georgia pilots who picked up the phone when … Continue reading Endeavor Air Pilot Soars onto Big Screen in ‘American Made’
Cameron Jaxheimer, an Endeavor Air CRJ-200 pilot, overcame his fear of flying upside down and turned his passion into the performance opportunity of a lifetime.
On June 1, as Endeavor Flight 4076 touched down in Atlanta, a new chapter began for Endeavor Air. A fifth crew and tenth maintenance base welcomed its first flight as part of the Endeavor network, marking a significant expansion for Delta's only wholly-owned subsidiary regional airline.
Finding your true calling sometimes starts without you even knowing the call is coming.