NEWS: Pilot shortage hits US

An article appearing in Yahoo News on March 7 revealed concerns about pilot shortages impacting the United States.

Mid-sized and regional airlines in the US are suffering from a pilot shortage that could threaten the health of the broader US aviation industry.

Some regional carriers have trimmed about five percent of their flights, cuts that have hit smaller airports, such as in Redding, California, or Erie, Pennsylvania.

The staffing crunch could also constrain traffic for larger companies like United Airlines and Delta Air Lines that depend on the mid-sized companies to serve rural consumers and feed customers into their networks.

CLICK HERE for the full article written by Luc Olinga.

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