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  • American unveils new ‘soaring spirit’ livery


    American Airlines has unveiled a new "soaring spirit" livery for its fleet, retiring the iconic eagle logo that has adorned its aircraft for more than four...


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  • IN FOCUS: Global demand for pilots set to soar


    With the world's fleet predicted to double by 2030 and productivity levels stretched to the limit, the industry...


  • IN FOCUS: Global demand for pilots is set to grow


    With the world's fleet predicted to double by 2030 and productivity levels stretched, the industry desperately needs to...


  • ANALYSIS: Pinnacle looks to 50-seat jets for bankruptcy exit


    Pinnacle Airlines' filing for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection on 1 April is no April Fool's joke. Despite the...


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  • ANALYSIS: That pilot shortage – will it prove to be another mirage?

    News | 12 Mar 2015 10:24 | David Learmount

    ​Aircraft order backlog figures show airlines are investing in unprecedented numbers of new aircraft, but not in the skilled trades that are still needed to maintain and fly them. As a result the global ab-initio training industry may have insufficient capacity to cope with demand when the existing rather shallow pool of skilled personnel starts to dry up.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/ANALYSIS-That-pilot-shortage-will-it-prove-to-be-another-mirage-409320/
  • OPINION: Is the industry facing a pilot shortage?

    News | 29 May 2014 08:57

    Japanese airlines are having to cancel schedules because they have too few flightcrew. American ­carriers, especially regionals, have the same problem. Ryanair is having to migrate crew around its network to patch up holes in local rosters.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/OPINION-Is-the-industry-facing-a-pilot-shortage-399781/
  • Hersman calls for child restraint mandate in NTSB farewell

    News | 21 Apr 2014 18:30 | Stephen Trimble

    On the eve of her departure as chairman of the US National Transportation Safety Board (NTSB), Deborah Hersman defended her record on issues that stirred controversy and made a parting call for a national mandate on protecting small children aboard airliners.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Hersman-calls-for-child-restraint-mandate-in-NTSB-farewell-398398/
  • ANALYSIS: USA's regional airlines adapt to market changes

    News | 17 Sep 2013 12:00 | Edward Russell

    Regional airlines in the USA must adjust to a rapidly evolving market landscape, thanks to new FAA rules, while moving to larger jets and lower frequencieshttp://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/ANALYSIS-USAs-regional-airlines-adapt-to-market-changes-390622/
  • American unveils new ‘soaring spirit’ livery

    News | 17 Jan 2013 16:14 | Edward Russell

    American Airlines has unveiled a new "soaring spirit" livery for its fleet, retiring the iconic eagle logo that has adorned its aircraft for more than four...http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/American-unveils-new-soaring-spirit-livery-381202/
  • IN FOCUS: Global demand for pilots set to soar

    News | 20 Nov 2012 12:00 | David Learmount

    With the world's fleet predicted to double by 2030 and productivity levels stretched to the limit, the industry desperately needs to recruit new pilotshttp://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/IN-FOCUS-Global-demand-for-pilots-set-to-soar-378881/