Tag: travel

RELEASE: Trans States Airlines and SONIC Tools Announce Partnership

ST. LOUIS, April 25, 2018 /PRNewswire/ — Trans States Airlines is pleased to announce an exclusive partnership with SONIC that will allow our mechanics to work smarter, faster, and more efficiently during their shifts. In the agreement, SONIC and Trans States have committed to implement an apprentice supplied toolset and box as well as a streamlined process for maintenance employees to obtain new and replacement tools. SONIC’s top-notch Aviation A&P Kits, along with fast and affordable solutions […]

RELEASE: Distracted on Vacation? Alamo Rent A Car’s Annual Survey Shows Work and Social Media Pressures Affecting Family Travelers

ST. LOUIS, March 15, 2018 /PRNewswire/ — Vacations allow workers to escape the daily grind, unwind and spend much-needed time with families and friends. But with today’s tech-driven world contributing to an “always on” expectation to check emails, text messages and social media, U.S. workers are finding it increasingly difficult to unplug and relax – even when vacationing with their families. New research* from the fourth annual 2018 Alamo Rent A Car Family Vacation Surveyshows significantly fewer workers prefer […]

RELEASE: Trans States Airlines Rolls Out $44,000 Signing Bonus for Pilots

ST. LOUIS, Jan. 12, 2018 /PRNewswire/ — Trans States Airlines has once again demonstrated its ongoing commitment to providing industry-leading pilot compensation by rolling out a $44,000 signing bonus for new hire First Officers.  The new bonus, which includes an additional $6,000 bonus for pilots with a type rating, solidifies Trans States’ position among the top paying regional airlines in terms of first year compensation. Total first year compensation for new hire First Officers will now […]

MoDOT asks motorists to plan ahead for eclipse, expects traffic to be heavy

With just a few days to go until the Aug. 21 total solar eclipse, the Missouri Department of Transportation is offering a variety of tools to help travelers be prepared for the increase in traffic that will come with this unique event. To help drivers be more informed, MoDOT’s Central District has created a website offering solar eclipse information specific to central Missouri. The site, located at www.modot.org/central, contains information about ongoing construction projects, some […]