Virtual United Airlines Awards List

Hard Landings Award List

UPDATED Jan. 21, 2020 Awarded to the pilots who complete the Hard Landings Tour in the prescribed order and aircraft classes, within the specified landing parameters:

KLAX-KASE Captain, landing at or less than 250FPS
GMMN-LPMA Senior Captain, landing at or less than 350FPS
LFLU-LFLJ Turboprop, landing at or less than 350FPS
TNCM-TFFJ Turboprop, landing at or less than 350FPS
OPRN-OPGT Turboprop, landing at or less than 300FPS
KORD-KDCA Captain, landing at or less than 150FPS
KIAH-MHTG Captain, landing at or less than 350FPS
LSZH-LOWI Regional Jet, landing at or less than 250FPS

Examples: Turboprop: Embraer 120 or Beechcraft 1900D or Bombardier Dash Q100/200/300/400
Regional Jet: CRJ100/200/700/900 or ERJ135/145
Captain: B736/737/738/739 or A319/320/321
Senior Captain: B757/B767/B787 or DC10 or A330

Pilot ID Award Name Date Earned
UAL508Joe Mendez LOA 03/31/2021September 28, 2013
UAL263Mark BarnetteDecember 18, 2013
UAL003Larry BellFebruary 24, 2014
UAL300Jon Willhite LOA 07/15/2020July 10, 2014
UAL931Victor Martinez P2August 5, 2014
UAL928Don Gessells P1August 23, 2015
UAL257Ediz UnalApril 6, 2016
UAL764Richard McPhersonSeptember 19, 2017
UAL729Evan PlackeOctober 6, 2017
UAL435Rich Del SeccoMay 21, 2019
UAL704Andy MoralesApril 28, 2020
UAL239Mark NardeiMay 27, 2020