Company Handbook Updated – Version 1.9

Company Handbook has been updated to v1.9 and includes the following changes: Spelling corrections. Added cost index for A300F. Updated Rank page to declare who can use what features as well as hours needed and pay raise expected. Added Microsoft Flight Simulator 2020 to the list of used simulators and added information about connecting to FSA using MSFS2020. Updated the Community Communications page to get rid of Blackboard as a […]

Pilot Promotions – 9/6/2020

Okay we are back to manually promoting people to give it that personal touch!    Below are our promotions for this week.  A lot of these should have been automatic but the auto system failed.  I also noticed the automated system is setting people’s actual hours back to ZERO each time you auto promoted.  Even if you have like 5 hours past the next rank that 5 hours gets reset […]

Aircraft Added – Cessna C700 Longitude

Solaris Air CorpJet is happy to add the new Cessna C700 Longitude to our fleet for use with CorpJet business flights.      This aircraft is available in MSFS 2020.   Specifications[edit] Data from “Citation Longitude Specifications”. Textron Aviation. General characteristics Crew: 2+1 optional crew member Capacity: 8-12 Length: 73 ft 2 in (22.30 m) Wingspan: 68 ft 11 in (21.01 m) Height: 19 ft 5 in (5.92 m) Wing area: 537 sq ft (49.9 m2) Airfoil: 28.6° Wing Sweep Empty weight: 23,389 lb (10,609 kg) [25] Max takeoff weight: 39,500 lb (17,917 kg) Fuel capacity: 14,511 lb (6,600 kg)[25] […]

MSFS 2020 – Approved for Solaris Air VA Usage

With the latest patched version of MSFS fixing several key issues and the A320Neo getting ‘Zibo’ modded to be more functional we have authorized the use of this new simulator platform with the following aircraft: Airbus A320Neo Cessna C208 Grand Caravan Cessna C700 Longitude Daher TBM 900 Aircraft still being evaluated for usage: Boeing 787 Boeing 747 King Air B350i

Solaris International has opened up routes to Tokyo Haneda International (RJTT).   You can find a copy of the airport at the following locations: X-Plane 11 Freeware – https://forums.x-plane.org/index.php?/files/file/56999-rjtt-tokyo-haneda-intl/ Prepar3d Payware – https://secure.simmarket.com/technobrain-fs-add-on-collection-tokyo-intl-airport-2-fsx-p3d.phtml Haneda Airport From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia Jump to navigationJump to search “Haneda” redirects here. For the neighborhood of Ōta, Tokyo, see Haneda, Ōta, Tokyo. For the surname, see Haneda (surname). “Tokyo International Airport” redirects here. For Tokyo’s other international airport, see Narita

Solaris International just opened the way to the Philippines archipelagos as we add three international destinations that include Manila International (RPLL), Mactan-Cebu International (RPVM) and Puerto Princesa International (RPVP)!  These airports connect the East with the West and up through China, Korea and Japan.  All of these new destinations can be acquired for free at payware quality at the following location: X-Plane 11 Freeware:  https://cloudsurf.asia/products/    

Solaris Air is happy to add a new Canadian destination; John C. Munro International.    Routes have been added to the FSA database and include many Caribbean destinations as well as domestic flights to the US and Canada.   This airport is a cargo stop as well and features many destinations in the US and Canada for moving cargo and one international cargo flight to Cologne/Bonn.  You can grab your copy

Just a couple of pilots going up the ladder this week.  A new captain joins the Four-Bar superstar club!    Keep up the great work! FIRST OFFICERS SOA434 Art Knab CAPTAINS SOA131 Evan Ward

We have a pile of promotions today!   Great work to everyone and welcome all the new captains!  Senrior Captain Cadmus is on fire!   Keep up the great work everyone and thank you for your dedication to Solaris Air!  You are the best! SECOND OFFICERS SOA434 Art Knab SOA436 Justin Langosch SOA448 Cristian-Adrian Ionescu SOA451 Jonny Kukula SOA461 Kasimir Blair FIRST OFFICERS SOA132 Eric Sennholz SOA222 Vincent Crump SOA361 Craig Randle

Outstanding work everyone.  Congrats to Senior Captain Grodzicki and Executive Captaion Richter.   You are beasts! SECOND OFFICERS SOA429 Paul Wood SOA433 Ryan Beattie SOA441 Sam Castle SOA445 Scott Frank FIRST OFFICERS SOA333 Joe Testerman SOA336 Alexander Spittel SOA395 Andrew Cobb SOA432 Adam Fravel CAPTAINS SOA195 Ralph Davis SENIOR CAPTAINS SOA145 Jarret Grodzicki EXECUTIVE CAPTAINS SOA367 Kevin Richter

The company handbook has been updated to v1.8 Changelog: Updated Cost Indexes to change values and add A321 to the list. Added section on Shared Cockpit flying for the VA.

Well done to all our promoted pilots for the week!  We have a new Four Bar super star!  Congrats Captain Logue!   Keep up the great work everyon! SECOND OFFICERS SOA385 Chris Kopp SOA427 Michael Frye SOA432 Adam Fravel FIRST OFFICERS SOA136 Mike S. CAPTAINS SOA116 Mitchell Logue

Solaris Euro happily adds service to Gazipasa airport in Turkey!   You can pick up a copy at one of the following locations: X-Plane 11 Payware – https://secure.simmarket.com/justsim-gazipaa-alanya-airport-for-x-plane-11.phtml X-Plane 11 Freeware – https://forums.x-plane.org/index.php?/files/file/46504-ltfg-alanya-gazipasa/ Not available on P3D yet.   Gazipaşa Airport From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia Jump to navigationJump to search Gazipasa-Alanya Airport Gazipaşa-Alanya Havalimanı IATA: GZP ICAO: LTFG Summary Airport type Public Owner General Directorate of State Airports (DHMİ) Operator TAV Airports Serves Gazipaşa, Antalya

The long awaited Long Beach airport in California has finally released and is now available directly from Skyline’s website.     You can pick up a copy of it at the following locations: X-Plane 11 Payware – https://skyline-simulations.com/index.php/product/klgb-long-beach-airport-x-plane-uhd/ X-Plane 11 Freeware – https://forums.x-plane.org/index.php?/files/file/39508-klgb-long-beach-airportdaugherty-field/   Long Beach Airport From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia Jump to navigationJump to search Long Beach Airport IATA: LGB ICAO: KLGB FAA LID: LGB WMO: 72297 Summary Airport type Public Owner City of Long Beach