#16/ Avnews: Pilot Shortage risk Assessment/ company interests vs pilot interests /fatigue alert
This week Emma and Maddie break down news articles covering the ongoing pilot shortage. The girls unpack how this could affect the av industry and certain pressures already in effect at certain airlines.
“The root cause of the coming shortage varies by region: In the United States, it’s an aging workforce facing mandatory retirement, fewer pilots exiting the military, and barriers to entry, including the cost of training.”
What does the pilot shortage look like today and where will this lead the future of the industry. Get in the know now!
Link for aeromedical reform petition:
Delta, United, American Pull regional routes: https://www.businessinsider.com/united-will-stop-flying-to-11-us-cities-indefinitely-list-2021-11
Sources of Pilot Fatigue: https://code7700.com/fatigue.htm
Oliver Wyman Article: https://www.oliverwyman.com/our-expertise/insights/2021/mar/after-covid-19-aviation-faces-a-pilot-shortage.html
How women can solve the pilot shortage: https://www.forbes.com/sites/oliverwyman/2020/03/06/how-our-daughters-can-solve-the-pilot-shortage/?sh=5ac2f6429a64
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