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Hard work pays off when HPA grad hired at SWA

I attended HPA in the early summer of 2006. After walking out the door with my free 737 type rating and a $7,300 hat, I was anxious to be selected for an interview with Southwest. A month or so later I got a call requesting my presence for an interview! I studied hard and did all…

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Birthday celebration brightened by The Call

So we were sitting at the Frenchy’s Saltwater Cafe (Its really more like a beach bar, but they have fantastic food) at 7:45 PM and my wife and I are chatting with a couple from Minnesota at the bar when my cell phone rings and its area code 214. I know, I know, all the calls “to” area code 214 but for some reason, it didn’t click inside my head that it was Dallas.

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