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Monthly archives for January, 2020

In a shift, Boeing says pilots need simulator training before flying the 737 Max

By Lori Aratani, The Washington Post, Jan 7, 2020 7:01 PM EST

In an abrupt shift, Boeing said Tuesday it is recommending that all 737 Max pilots undergo simulator training before they resume flying the jets — a decision that could further delay the plane’s return to service.

https://www.washingtonpost.com/local/trafficandcommuting/in-a-shift-boeing-says-pilots-need-simulator-training-before-flying-the-737-max/2020/01/07/97c399ee-3181-11ea-91fd-82d4e04a3fac_story.html

Is Peter Weber Rich? The New Bachelor Is a Pilot and Makes Good Money

By Laura Rizzo, Life & Style magazine, JAN 1, 2020 3:00 PM

While watching clips of him fly in a private plane and travel around the world you may wonder: Is Peter Weber rich? The newest Bachelor star actually does have a job as a pilot for Delta in the ~real world,~ and it seems like his net worth is growing every year. In addition, the Bachelor Nation stud will receive a hefty paycheck for being Season 24’s leading man.

https://www.lifeandstylemag.com/posts/is-peter-weber-rich-the-new-bachelor-is-a-pilot-and-makes-good-money/v

Over 120,000 airline workers want raises as profits rise for 10th year

By Leslie Josephs, CNBC, Thu, December 26 2019, 3:44 PM EST

U.S. airlines are headed for their 10th consecutive year of profitability and their employees, from pilots to catering workers, are demanding higher wages and better benefits.

https://www.cnbc.com/2019/12/26/airline-labor-unions-for-pilots-flight-attendants-want-raises-in-2020.html

Pilot shortage affects mainline financial performance

By payloadblogger, Pay Load Connector, December 15, 2019, 12:12pm

Many suggest the pilot shortage only impacts the regional airline industry, but its effect extends to mainlines, LCCs and ULCCs and goes far beyond putting qualified bodies on the flight deck of passenger and cargo carriers.

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