Workforce News

An article posted on AVWeb described the need for more students in STEM programs.

An article in today's Chicago Tribune describes the need for commercial pilots and the approaches airlines are taking to bolster its workforce.

The Aviation Week Network released its annual Workforce Study.

GAMA released a video showcasing its top ten reasons to work in general aviation.

The federal shutdown, which ended last Friday, created quite an impact on air traffic control. The impact on its workforce could be affected for years. features an article about progressing being made in the aviation mechanic workforce.

Recent article says that avionics technicians are in the high demand, as are mechanics who can work with electrical and software systems.

The National Business Aviation Association discussed the latest workforce challenges at its September 13 symposium and agreed to begin addressing solutions. 

Boeing's 2018 Pilot and Technician Outlook shows that across the commercial, business aviation and helicopter segments, there will be a global requirement for 790,000 pilots.

WPXI of Pittsburgh, PA shared a story about the ever-increasing pilot shortage, training opportunities, and salary increases.