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CommutAir Regional Pilots Get BIG Pay Boost!

CommutAir Regional Pilots Get BIG Pay Boost!

The pilots of CommutAir, a regional operator for United Airlines, are getting a pay increase as high as 40%. An effect of the pilot shortage? What a difference a couple of years make. The pandemic looked set to arrest a looming lack of pilots in the industry,...
USA To Raise Retirement Age For Pilots To 67?

USA To Raise Retirement Age For Pilots To 67?

A number of members of Congress proposed legislation to raise the mandatory retirement age for pilots in the USA to 67! Could this happen? There is a big debate and even some controversy today, regarding a worldwide pilot shortage. This situation had been evolving...
Pilot Vaccination – Is It OK, Ponders FAA?

Pilot Vaccination – Is It OK, Ponders FAA?

The Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) is yet to determine if pilot vaccination for Covid-19 is OK, in order for them to keep their medicals. The issue is in the vetting and evaluation process of the emergency approval for the vaccines. The FAA can’t make a...