New Pilots for pilot shortage

United States on Pace to Produce More Than 10,000 New Pilots

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Recent FAA Data Shows Record-Breaking Pilot Production Numbers MCLEAN, Va.—The Air Line Pilots Association, Int’l (ALPA) today released newly upda...
New Pilots for pilot shortage

United States on Pace to Produce More Than 10,000 New Pilots

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Recent FAA Data Shows Record-Breaking Pilot Production Numbers MCLEAN, Va.—The Air Line Pilots Association, Int’l (ALPA) today released newly upda...
How Long it Takes to Become a Pilot

How Long Does it Take to Become a Pilot? A Realistic Conversation

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This article will attempt to help you understand some of the basics of the process of becoming a pilot and pilot training.  It is a very basic conv...
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Where Are The Crew Bases For Southwest Airlines? Airspeed Junkie

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Southwest airlines has been flying for over 50 years and has a very unique place in the airline industry.  They serve over 121 destinations and 11 ...
Airline Pilot Salary: How Much Do Pilots Make?  11 Short Lessons

Airline Pilot Salary: How Much Do Pilots Make? 11 Short Lessons

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If you are considering an aviation career as an airline pilot, you might be wondering what the average airline pilot salary is.  We could easily li...
Can You Become a Pilot if You are Color Blind? | Real Cockpit Examples

Can You Become a Pilot if You are Color Blind? | Real Cockpit Examples

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In this article we're going to answer a frequently asked question, can you become a pilot if you're. color blind. The more important question is wh...
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Different Types of Pilot Licenses, Pilot License Types Facts

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Most people do not understand that there are different types of pilot licenses or different levels of flying. This article should help you figure o...
Top Gun, Maverick: The Movie Pilots Love to Love, Tom Cruise

Top Gun, Maverick: The Movie Pilots Love to Love, Tom Cruise

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Since the original Top Gun movie came out in the 80's, you could ask most pilots whether or not they saw the movie. Most of them have, and to be ho...
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Pilot Hiring, Airlines are Hiring Thousands of Pilots, Are you Next?

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Everyone is hiring Every airline is hiring, it’s a good time to have some solid skills and some flight time to back it up.  If this is your goal, t...
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Airline Pilot Training And The Anxiety It Produces Today

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 Is Pilot Training Relaxing?  When I first started professional flight training in an airline flight school environment there was a certain amount ...
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How Airlines Become Banks, This Is How It Really Works.

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How airlines become banks  How is it that the airlines can give away the farm as far as low ticket prices or vouchers and still stay alive?  If you...
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Broken Airline Operation Systems, and We Don't Mean Electrical Systems

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I want to tell a brief story to elaborate a point.  This story has most likely unfolded at every airline in one form or another.  It results in a b...
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United Airlines Fleet

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United Airlines is a huge company that offers many different types of airline services to different parts of the world. If you are considering wo...
Delta Air Lines Crew Base

Delta Air Lines Crew Base For Pilots and Flight Attendants

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 Delta Air Lines Inc. is one of the largest legacy airlines in the world. Their headquarters is in Atlanta Georgia. The airline has grown over the ...