U.S. DOT Secretary Chao Affirms 1,500-hr. Pilot Rule

WASHINGTON—U.S. Transportation Secretary Elaine Chao told the families of those killed in the 2009 crash of Colgan Air Flight 3407 there would be no change to the 1,500-hr. pilot training requirement for first officers at scheduled air carriers. The meeting took place Apr. 17. The Buffalo, New York...

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