Alaska Airlines Launches Pilot Academy Amid Regional Shortage

Alaska Airlines jet tail
Credit: Alaska Airlines
Alaska Airlines and its regional subsidiary Horizon Air have launched a new flight academy in the Pacific Northwest, part of an effort to address a national shortage of commercial airline pilots. The new initiative—launched in partnership with Oregon-based Hillsboro Aero Academy—will create a new...
Ben Goldstein

Based in Boston, Ben covers advanced air mobility and is managing editor of Aviation Week Network’s AAM Report.

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