Virtual United Social Club

vUSCI October 2018 Organizational Recap

As October changes to November, it is time for another vUSCI organizational update. Statistics 24 new pilots 3,130 hours 817 Flights 436 total pilots These are some great statistics considering people have school and other commitments during the fall season. We look forward to November! October Screenshot Winner Congratulations to Gary Feddema for having your screenshot voted as the best of October by our members! Gary’s screenshot is also available to purchase as a theme Read more…

Airline Operations

Airline Operations November Update

Jay Kidder, MD Airline Operations October was a great month for us here at airline operations. We were able to continue our weekly NFL group flights, launch a new tour for pilots to complete, and put together an awesome Halloween event. For November, we are looking to continue creating new exciting flights/events for our members to fly and participate in! Mike Ortins, Community Engagement Manager I’ve been hard at work looking for ways to improve Read more…

Member Relations

Member Relations Update

MSR has been busy thus far for October. The biggest project for us has been integrating our corporate training over to our new training platform, Moodle, where our new pilot training center will be located. We are very excited to use this new platform! Also, we will be moving all corporate files over to CCS privately, instead of using our Google Drive storage. I cannot talk in detail of both of these, but at least Read more…

Training

Training Department Update

The Flight Operations department has been hard at work the past few weeks. Virtual United Social Club, Inc. is pleased to announce that our Training Department is in its final stages of development! We will be an Authorized Training Organization (ATO) offering the VATSIM P1 and P2 ratings initially and will be developing the P3 – P5 to provide at a later date. Keep your eyes open for when we announce the opening of the Read more…

Flight Pass Program

Flight Pass Program

We at vUSCI are thrilled to announce our new Flight Pass Program! (FPP) What does this program do? It awards pilots with a pass that may either be redeemed for a monthly flight requirement waiver, meaning the pilot does not have to fly their one flight that month. Or, it can be redeemed to accept their last rejected flight report. These passes can be earned by participating in group flights and events as well as Read more…

Community Relations

vUSCI September 2018 Organizational Update

As we start our push through October, it is time to give everyone an update on vUSCI. Statistics 1,012 Flights 3,614 Hours 271 Active Pilots 28 New Pilots Given that September is the transition between summer and fall, these numbers are great! Not to mention that 28 new pilots are the highest we have had all year long. September Events During September, we had two large ongoing events. One is a hub competition that pitted Read more…

Airline Operations

Airline Operations October Update

Happy 1st of October! I hope everyone had an amazing September! As mentioned in my last blog, I like to keep the community engaged and in touch with what we at Airline Operations are doing. So, this is our October update. Jay Kidder, Managing Director of Airline Operations Over the month of September, I have been working closely with the team here to bring everyone the best possible group flights as well as charters. I Read more…

Events

Mile High Bombardment

Tomorrow evening Sammy Holmes, our Houston flight operations manager, is hosting an event entitled Mile High Bombardment. The event will start at 6 pm EST and end at 10 pm EST. Participants may either fly from Chicago (ORD) or Houston (IAH) to Denver. Along the way, there will be active ATC coverage. There will also be some prizes involved! In order to be eligible to win a prize, you must RSVP, be on Discord, and fly the Read more…

Flight Operation Manager

Los Angeles Hub Update

Hello Los Angeles Community, It’s your friendly Flight Operations Manager here! I just wanted to give a quick update on where we are. While we have qualified for the Hub Wars for this month by getting over 60% of our Active Pilots Flown, we are near the bottom when it comes to flights and hours. I know that this is a busy time for many of you who are getting back to school, but let’s try to Read more…