ALPA, DeFazio Vow To Fight Attempts To Lower ‘1,500-Hr. Rule’

U.S. airlines—and particularly regional carriers—have expressed hope that strict pilot-training requirements implemented by FAA in 2013 will be eased in FAA-reauthorization legislation expected to be taken up by Congress later this year, but there will likely be a strong pushback against any efforts...

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