Switzerland Shortening Pilot Training Path

Credit: PC-7: Pilatus
LONDON—The Swiss Air Force is looking to shorten the training path to the front line for its future pilots by almost two years. The air arm is hoping that the reformed approach, beginning this summer, will help to make an aircrew career in the air force more attractive. SPHAIR is a Swiss department...
Tony Osborne

Based in London, Tony covers European defense programs. Prior to joining Aviation Week in November 2012, Tony was at Shephard Media Group where he was deputy editor for Rotorhub and Defence Helicopter magazines.

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