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July 25, 2016, 10:59 AM

Boeing Increases 20-Year Forecast for New Pilots, Technicians

The need for new airline pilots and technicians will grow by double digits in both categories, the manufacturer said.

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GE9X first engine to test
Apr 11, 2016 - 1:46 PM
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The annual Regional Air Cargo Carriers Association conference will tackle the pilot and mechanic shortage and other critical issues.
Apr 7, 2016 - 9:53 AM
TAP Air Portugal revealed as launch customer
Apr 5, 2016 - 1:02 PM
Airline expects successor to assume its CEO post by August 1
Apr 5, 2016 - 9:00 AM
European agency seeks new oversight powers
Apr 4, 2016 - 10:25 AM
Combination to expand Alaska Airlines’ footprint in California and U.S. East Coast
Apr 3, 2016 - 10:03 AM
Airport authorities, police reach agreement on increased security measures
Mar 31, 2016 - 3:05 PM
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Mar 31, 2016 - 12:21 PM
Airline aims to cut CO2 emissions by 20 percent by 2020
Mar 29, 2016 - 3:33 PM
Incident raises new questions about Egyptian airport security