American Pilots Sue Airline Over Training Protocol Change

American Airlines pilots
Credit: American Airlines
The Allied Pilots Association (APA) is suing American Airlines over what it says is an illegal change to the airline’s training protocols that would replace check pilots with line pilots during simulator evaluations when an additional pilot, or seat filler, is needed. APA, which represents American...
Sean Broderick

Senior Air Transport & Safety Editor Sean Broderick covers aviation safety, MRO, and the airline business from Aviation Week Network's Washington, D.C. office.

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