Stories Tagged as
Finding enough airline pilots to hire after the pandemic might be tough
It’s not easy or affordable to become a pilot, so it's often out of reach for low-income students.
How an Atlanta airport is using drones to help with runway maintenance
Normally airports send out teams on foot to assess wear and tear on runways, work that drones can finish in half the time.
Is Spirit Airlines' business model to blame for the near riot over cancellations?
Spirit Airlines is in the spotlight this week after cancelled flights led to a near riot at its hub in Fort Lauderdale. The discount airline blamed “unlawful labor activity” by the pilots during contract negotiations, with their refusal to work some flights causing hundreds of cancellations. The union has denied the accusation but says its […]
Pilot shortage grounds flights at regional airports
New federal standard to earn commercial pilot's license closes off pipeline of new pilots.
Snowstorm, pilot's rule change pack 1-2 punch
Airlines and airline pilots are facing a major rule change this weekend that may impact flight delays and scheduling.