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  1. "Former flight attendent"

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    Former Employee - Flight Attendant in Ocean, NJ
    Former Employee - Flight Attendant in Ocean, NJ
    Doesn't Recommend

    I worked at Colgan Air (More than a year)

    Pros

    It was a great airline to start out at but definitely not something to stay too long.. Staff was amazing! Loved flying with everyone!

    Cons

    16 hour shifts happened too often, was four laughed due to bancruptcy so I lost my job 6 months after being filed.


  2. "Travel the world"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends
    Approves of CEO

    Pros

    Changes your life, exciting, flexible, see the world internationally, jetlag is worth it, great base location to NYC, meeting amazing posh people.

    Cons

    Jetlag, tired, work holidays, reserve,


  3. "Ugh"

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    Former Employee - Flight Attendant in Houston, TX
    Former Employee - Flight Attendant in Houston, TX

    I worked at Colgan Air (More than a year)

    Pros

    Great crews - fun and relaxed crew room

    Cons

    Poor pay, long hours, terrible management


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  5. "FA"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Doesn't Recommend

    I worked at Colgan Air full-time

    Pros

    Great communication between scheduling and FA.

    Cons

    Work you to the grind. Have to fight for contracted obligations of compensation, legal work hours, and rest.


  6. "Flight attendant at a great airline with great co workers."

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    Former Employee - Flight Attendant in Newark, NJ
    Former Employee - Flight Attendant in Newark, NJ
    Doesn't Recommend
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Colgan Air full-time (Less than a year)

    Pros

    Regional flights went smoothly with extremely friendly girls! They are amazing!

    Cons

    Wish they had more bases to fly in and out of.

    Advice to Management

    management was great. Marc was one of the best managers I could have asked for.


  7. "Cross Trained Agent"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Daytona Beach, FL
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Daytona Beach, FL
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook

    I worked at Colgan Air (Less than a year)

    Pros

    The flight benefits are the only good thing for working with this company.

    Cons

    Poorly managed and Low paying.


  8. "Crew Scheduling was horrible."

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    Former Employee - Flight Attendant in Houston, TX
    Former Employee - Flight Attendant in Houston, TX
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I worked at Colgan Air (More than a year)

    Pros

    Working for Colgan Air earns you travel benefits that are priceless, that is about all you would have enjoyed enjoy at Colgan Air.

    Cons

    Well, this isn't a company anymore and therefore a useless review. They crashed planes and were unable to recover. What more can I say.

    Advice to Management

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  9. "Flight attendant"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

    Pros

    Free flight benefits, nice people

    Cons

    Long extensive work hours, expect to be extended


  10. "It was great while it lasted"

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    Current Employee - Flight Attendant in Newark, NJ
    Current Employee - Flight Attendant in Newark, NJ
    Recommends
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I have been working at Colgan Air full-time (More than a year)

    Pros

    travel, flight benefits and a great collection of coworkers.

    Cons

    low pay (but better than most regional's), long hours, and a terrible union.

    Advice to Management

    The Inflight Director Marc Cheroff was awesome but Pinnacle now Endeavor Airlines are just the worst.


  11. "It's quite an interesting company to work for."

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    Pros

    The people and the culture there is what made it tolerable.

    Cons

    Terrible pay and terrible upper management.



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