Jan. 15, 2020
College of Education and Professional Studies
Prepare For Takeoff: Pilot Shortage Provides Lift To Aviation Students
Piloting a jetliner was once a glamorous profession. Then came the 9/11 terror attacks, airline bankruptcies and pension cuts. Entry-level pilots worked for peanuts.
But now the pendulum is swinging back. Regional airlines across America -- including the Northwest's Horizon Air -- are grappling with a looming pilot shortage.
Read (or hear) more of this story at Northwest Public Radio.
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