Frax Hiring Increases Significantly

 - September 25, 2006, 7:29 AM

The five major fractional operators hired nearly twiceas many pilots last year as in 2004. According to AIR, an Atlanta-based employment consultant, NetJets, Flight Options, CitationShares, Flexjet and Avantair, combined, hired 816 pilots last year, compared with 482 in all of 2004. AIR predicts the fractionals will hire 1,000 pilots this year.