ExpressJet Airlines, a United Express carrier, has announced it has graduated 29 new flight attendants as part of a ramp up of operations on the Embraer E175 aircraft, the company said.
ExpressJet said it will expand its flight attendant hiring, with plans for one new hire flight attendant class per month in 2020. This will complement other recruiting efforts across the company, including 700+ pilots and 70+ maintenance personnel, as ExpressJet continues on its growth trajectory.
ExpressJet Airlines operates as United Express, on behalf of United Airlines (NASDAQ: UAL), to serve more than 100 airports across the United States, Canada and Mexico, with over 3,300 weekly flights from bases in Chicago, Cleveland, Houston and Newark. ExpressJet´s fleet includes more than 100 aircraft, including the Embraer ERJ145 and 25 new Embraer E175 aircraft.