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This Help File contains information about Crew Companion, Crew Companion Lite and Crew Companion Mobile. These three tools provide powerful features to assist UAL pilots and flight attendants in managing and improving their flying schedules.

Crew Companion is a Windows program that must be downloaded to your computer. A complete list of benefits and features can be found on our Crew Companion Product Webpage.

Crew Companion Lite (aka CC Lite) and Crew Companion Mobile (aka CC Mobile) are designed to deliver much of the same features of the downloaded Crew Companion program to your computer's web browser (CC Lite) and to your iPhone/smartphone (CC Mobile). A complete list of benefits and features can be found on our Crew Companion Lite/Mobile Product Webpage.

General Information
Crew Companion
Getting Started
Program Installation
Current Subscriber Install
New Pilot Subscriber Install
New F/A Subscriber Install
Installation Troubleshooting
Pilots
Common Features
Main Window Overview
Menu Bar Definitions
Toolbar Buttons
Legend
Customize Screen Layout
Modify Columns
Zed Flight Planner
How do I use ZED?
Program Setup Options
Personal Information Tab
Calendar Tab
Outlook
iCal
Google Export
Logins and Passwords Tab
Refresh Tab
Notifications Tab
Misc Tab
1-Click Preflight Tab
Display Options Tab
Notifications
Create a Notification
Modify a Notification
Notifications Settings
Notification Criteria Definitions
Trip Details
Getting Trip Details
Hotel Info
Pilot Brief
Door Codes
Trip Trade Requests
Getting Current Trip Information
Searching for an Available Trip
Types of Trade Requests
Manage and Modify Trade Requests
Manage and Modify Trade Requests
Rename Trade Request
Save Trade Request
Edit Trade Request
Delete Trade Request
Duplicate Trade Request
Copy Big Pick to Daily Trades
Move Trade up or Down in Trade List
1-Click Preflight
What is a 1-Click Preflight
How to get a 1-Click Preflight
Seniority Analyzer
How to Use Seniority Analyzer
How to Work With Seniority Analyzer
Predict the Future
Manage and Customize Seniority Analyzer
Line Builder
Using Line Builder
Removing a Trip
Filtering Trips
Vacation/Training Days
Exit Linebuilder
Checking Legality
Submitting PBS Bid
Lineholder Features
SkyNet Trip Trading
Lineholder Pilots Quick Start
Overview
Direct Trade
Smart Trade
Trade Board
Submit Skynet
Modify Request
Notification Criteria
Technical Support
Direct Trade Requests
Creating Direct Trades
Creating a Direct Trade into a Specific ID
Creating a Direct Trade into More Than One ID
Creating a Vacay Drop Request
Creating a Direct Trade and Trade Away a Trip
Creating a Direct Trade Away and Trade Into Nothing
Smart Trade Requests
How to Create a Smart Trade
Create Smart Trade Pickup Only
Trade Away a Trip Into Criteria
Trade Away More Than One Trip Into Criteria
Smart Trade Criteria Definitions
Check Legality and Submit Trades
Check Legality
Submit Trades
Trade Board Posts
Browse the Trade Board
Create a Trade Board Post
Contact Owner to Propose a Trip Trade
Accept or Reject a Trade Board Post
Reserve Features
Reserve Pilots Quick Start
Smart Pickup Disclaimer
Aggressive Reserve Pickups
Creating a Direct Pickup
Creating a Smart Pickup
Manage Multiple Pickup Requests
Pickup Order Explained
Reserves Available (RSVA)
What is Reserves Available?
Update RSVA
Pull a Calrec for Reserves
Computer Preferencing
Flight Attendants
Getting Started
Quick Start Guide
Main Window Overview
Menu Bar Definitions
Toolbar Buttons
Legend
Customize Screen Layout
Modify Columns
Program Setup Options
Personal Information Tab
Calendar Tab
Outlook
iCal
Google Export
Logins and Passwords Tab
Refresh Tab
Notifications Tab
Misc Tab
1-Click Preflight Tab
Display Options Tab
Notifications
Create a Notification
Modify a Notification
Notifications Settings
Notification Criteria Definitions
Trip Details
Getting Trip Details
Hotel Info
Door Codes
Zed Flight Planner
How do I use ZED?
1-Click Preflight
What is a 1-Click Preflight
How to get a 1-Click Preflight
Trade Request Information
Auto-Trade Requests
Create-Auto Trade
Create Auto-Trade Pickup Charter
Edit an Auto-Trade
Delete an Auto-Trade
Friend Auto-Trades
DSPFAI Trade Requests
Create a DSPFAI for Open Trip
Create a DSPFAI for a Charter Trip
Create a DSPFAI Directly With Another Flight Attendant
Create a Trip Pickup for OFR
Create a Trip Pickup Directly With Another Flight Attendant
Edit a DSPFAI Request
Delete a DSPFAI Request
Submit a DSPFAI Request
Trade Board Posts
Refresh the Trade Board
Understanding The Trade Board Icons
Working With The Trade Board
Create a Trade Board Post
Modify a Trade Board Post
Delete a Trade Board Post
Technical Support
FAQ
Video Tutorials
Change Log
Apple Mac Support
Crew Companion Web
Pilots
Lineholder
Creating a Direct Trade Request (Specific ID's)
Creating a Smart Trade Request (Criteria)
Creating a Drop/Vacation Drop
Creating a Direct Pickup Request (Specific ID's)
Creating a Smart Pickup Request (Criteria)
Submitting SkyNet Requests
Reserve
Direct Pickup
Smart Pickup
Reserves Available (RSVA)
Computer Preferencing
Common Features
Exporting Your Calendar
iCal
Google Export
Outlook
My Calendar
Notifications
My Trades/Pickup Requests
Zed Flight Planner
Flight Attendants
Category Tab
Personal Tab
Crew Companion Mobile
Pilots
Getting Started
Reserves Available
All/Available Trips
My Calendar
Calendar Export
My Notifications
SkyNet Trades
Direct Trade (Specific ID)
Smart Trade (Criteria Based)
Drop (Vacation Drop)
Direct Pickup (Specific ID)
Smart Pickup (Criteria Based)
Submitting to SkyNet
Flight Attendants
Getting Started
All/Available Trips
My Calendar
My Notifications
Zed Flight Planner
Terms of Use