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Could There Be Fewer Flights In the Future?

Could There Be Fewer Flights In the Future?

A Boeing study issued last week warned that the world’s airlines would need to add 637,000 new pilots over the next 20 years to keep up with demand in rapidly-developing air markets. To fill that quota, roughly 87 new pilots would need to enter the commercial ranks every day. For the next 20 years.

The study also predicts that pilot salaries will increase in the future in response to the impending shortage, but it may not be enough to attract the pilots they need.

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  1. UncleDude

    August 15, 2017 at 8:05 am

    But President Trump has promised Jobs for all those Miners in West Virginia and Car makers in Detroit. So thres not going to be any shortage. LOL

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