Airline Shortage Is Drawing Aviators From Business Aviation

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It is silent compared with a Leap 1B or even a Hoover upright, but its sucking power is stronger than either, and that has business aviation worried. The engine at work is a global shortage of air carrier pilots. Airframe manufacturers have long predicted the shortfall of flight deck personnel now...
William Garvey

Bill was Editor-in-Chief of Business & Commercial Aviation from 2000 to 2020. During his stewardship, the monthly magazine received scores of awards for editorial excellence.

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