Trans States Reviews

Updated Jun 24, 2020

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2.7
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Trans States President and COO Richard A. Leach (no image)
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65 Ratings
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  • "As a regional flight attendant I often flew up to five flights a day(in 18 reviews)

  • "Low pay; To be honest not much cons(in 14 reviews)

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  1. "Fun company"

    5.0
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    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Flight Attendant in Saint Louis, MO
    Recommends
    Negative Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Trans States full-time for more than 5 years

    Pros

    Great co workers, family environment

    Cons

    None that come to mind.

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  2. "Out of Business"

    3.0
    Former Employee - Airline Pilot in Saint Louis, MO
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I worked at Trans States full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    It was a good way to get back into the industry while I could

    Cons

    Company is out of business

  3. "meh."

    2.0
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    Former Employee - Aviation Line Mechanic 
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I worked at Trans States full-time

    Pros

    great people to work with and mostly pretty laid back.

    Cons

    managment sucked, leadership just flatout screws everyone else over.

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  4. "Trans States"

    2.0
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    Former Employee - Captain in Chicago, IL
    Recommends
    Negative Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at Trans States full-time for more than 8 years

    Pros

    Worked with some of the best people in the industry

    Cons

    Quality of Life varied from month to month

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  5. "Small towns only"

    2.0
    Former Employee - Flight Attendant in Chicago, IL

    I worked at Trans States full-time

    Pros

    They have good flight benefits for employees

    Cons

    Their work flights were mainly to small towns

  6. "Out of Business"

    5.0
    Former Employee - Airline Pilot in Saint Louis, MO
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Trans States full-time for more than 10 years

    Pros

    Close knit group of pilots.

    Cons

    Not in business any more.

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  7. "Out of business"

    1.0
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    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - First Officer in Saint Louis, MO
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I worked at Trans States full-time for less than a year

    Pros

    Got my ATP and EMB 145 type rating

    Cons

    Didn't let anybody know they were in financial trouble, went out of business and then want you to pay them back for everything...

  8. "A small family oriented business"

    3.0
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee 

    I have been working at Trans States full-time for more than 10 years

    Pros

    The people you work with, family oriented

    Cons

    Smaller regional airline so the pay isn't the best

  9. "Treated me good"

    4.0
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    Former Employee - Flight Attendant 
    Recommends
    Negative Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at Trans States full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Crew relationships, flight benefits, friends I made

    Cons

    Lower pay scale, long days

  10. COVID-19

    "Shell Game"

    2.0
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    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Maintenance Supervisor in Saint Louis, MO
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I have been working at Trans States part-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Camaraderie within the workplace, easy pace, regular paychecks.

    Cons

    Lack of direction, limited experience in leadership (my way or the highway), no real solidity amongst the workforce (and that's the way management likes it), lack of long term planning (even before this Covid-19 outbreak).

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