WASHINGTON—Airline pilots’ unions and a business jet pilots association have formed an alliance to oppose a provision of draft FAA reauthorization legislation that calls for research into single-piloted cargo operations. The Alliance for Keeping Pilots in the Cockpit announced during the Air Line Pilots Association (ALPA) Air Safety Forum on Aug. 1, it wants Section 744—which calls for the FAA, in consultation with NASA, to begin research into “single-piloted cargo ...


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