Demand For Pilots Seesaws Downward

pilots training in simulator
Pilots take refresher training in a simulator at VA Airline Training in the UK.
Credit: VA Airline Training and Resilient Pilot
In 2019, major airlines and regional carriers were promoting career-pathway programs as hedges against the yawning gap in pilot supply and demand expected in the coming decades. Since then, travel demand has cratered because of the COVID-19 pandemic, aircraft are grounded, and there are more pilots...

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