FAA Proposes Increased Pilot Training, Experience Requirements

FAA is proposing additional training, type ratings and new experience requirements for pilots to serve as a captain or first officer for Part 121 air carrier operations. The proposal follows the 2009 Colgan Air crash outside of Buffalo, N.Y., that raised concerns about current training and...

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