Recent content by kelsey

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    New email... how to change in Stuck Mic

    New email... I have a new email address, my old one was hacked. I dont see a place to update my email. Please let me know how to do that, tnx
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    Pocketing the Per Diem (For Lodging)

    Found a place on craigslist that was 10 mins from academy (Yukon OK), only $550/month, brand new house... pocketed the rest. Brought car and drove to study groups.
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    2017 Bids?

    Supposedly, the bids will be out in July 2017, OTS and experienced.
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    If You Wash Can You Reapply Next Bid?

    I agree with you. I also only missed by a small amount. Just because someone didn't pass (especially marginally) doesn't mean they didn't put in the effort, didn't care, or didn't try. I think it would actually be adventageous for the FAA to allow people who barely didnt pass, a chance to...
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    Use of IPads or Laptops to Take Notes in Class?

    NO phones in class, they make you leave it on a desk at the front of class. If you are caught with a phone at you desk in class, that is grounds for termination. They just dont want anyone taking photos or recording. I would assume that goes for IPADs too.
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    Paying Housing Personally Vs from FAA

    I attended the academy and found a room on craigslist while I was there and rented a room in a brand new 3BR house 15 minute drive to academy for $550/month. I paid out of pocket and submitted reimbursement every month. it only took like 5-7 days for the month to hit my bank account once I had...
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    Washing Out of Academy

    Correct. If you fail, you are immediately escorted to student services to submit you last travel reimbursement, them read a memo ("because you failed, blah blah blah...terminated effective immediately.."). They give you a 1 page document that gives you resources (unemployment, HR contact for...
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    Pay General Questions

    Check Craigslist, I found a place for about $600 a month all included, 10 minutes from academy... Happens to have a storm shelter. Student services said that I get to keep the extra perdiem. Just need a copy of the ad (to prove I'm not staying with family) and a receipt to submit (first one 15...
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    03/30/16 En Route Basics

    Did anyone get a FTOL yet?
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    03/30/16 En Route Basics

    Thank you, I found a place/Roomate.
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    Packing List

    Sheesh! Well, I guess its just something you cant control anyway, none of the places I called for lodging have shelters. From what I hear as long as you are not in Moore, you should be relatively safe.
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    3/22/16 En Route Basics

    Enroute Class Start: 3/30/16 I am looking for a female roommate to share a 2BR/2BR unit at A&T (short-term-housing). The cost is $39/day per person with 2 people. This property does not yet have shuttle service, but is about 4-5 miles from the FAA Academy. I am planning to bring my car; if we...
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    Packing List

    I'm bringing my car, but someone said there are a lot of tornadoes in Oklahoma... did you guys have any tornado issues while there?
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    03/30/16 En Route Basics

    Enroute Class Start: 3/30/16 I am looking for a female roommate to share a 2BR/2BR unit at A&T (short-term-housing). The cost is $39/day per person with 2 people. This property does not yet have shuttle service, but is about 4-5 miles from the FAA Academy. I am planning to bring my car; if we...