Q&A with Joseph Mann, Developer of the Electronic Flight Bag

March 23, 2012  |  Safety

XOJET Blog: Joseph, tell us a little bit about you and your role at XOJET.

Joseph: I’m the Manager of Flight Technology at XOJET. I’m based in Sacramento at our Flight Ops center at McClellan Airfield. I’m one of the many behind-the-scenes team members who make our flights safer and our crews more efficient with some cool technology.

XOJET Blog: How did the Electronic Flight Bags come about?

Joseph: I started my career with XOJET four years ago in a traditional information technology (IT) role. After working with Dave Cox (our COO) for…

Q&A with Sue Frost: Maintenance Control Manager

March 8, 2012  |  Safety

In honor of the 2012 Women in Aviation Conference, the XOJET Blog is running a series of profiles of some of the great women who work at XOJET. Today, we’re excited to bring you an interview with Sue Frost, Maintenance Control Manager at XOJET.

XOJET Blog: Sue, tell us a little bit about you and your role at XOJET.

Sue: I’m the Maintenance Control Manager at XOJET, which means I manage the maintenance of all of our aircraft from beginning to end. I joined XOJET in April 2006, and I’ve been a…

XOJET earns elite FAA Diamond Award of Excellence!

February 9, 2012  |  Safety

Exciting news! The Federal Aviation Administration has given XOJET one of its highest honors: the Diamond Award of Excellence for Aviation Maintenance Technician (AMT) Training. This prestigious award recognizes us for training programs that exceed standard FAA regulatory requirements.

Like most diamonds, this isn’t an easy award to get. To qualify, every single one of our eligible maintenance technicians had to pass specialized, continuous training in aircraft systems, regulations and FAA rules over a 12-month period. Find out more about the award.

It’s just another sign that when you step aboard an XOJET…