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EFA
09/07/2020

Lufthansa keeps flight students grounded through 2020

Lufthansa keeps flight students grounded through 2020
PHOENIX - Lufthansa flight school EFA suspends all training operations "at least" until 2021 citing a second spike of Covid-19 cases in the U.S. and dire mid-term career prospects for cadet pilots. Yet, EFA remains "convinced" that job market perspectives for pilots will eventually improve along with industry recovery.»


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Flight Training
October 12, 2019 - Frankfurt Airport

"Be a Pilot" Screening Day 2019

Air traffic growth stimulates pilot demand among airlines. While airline-mentored ab initio programs return to the flight training market, independent flight schools offer alternative and attractive paths into the industry.

aero.uk will co-host Be a pilot Screening Day 2019 in Frankfurt/M, Germany - a one-day venue with an FTO exhibition site and expert presentations on the current flight training landscape.»

Exhibitors:

 
Date: Oct. 12th 2019, 10.00 - 17.00
Place: The Squaire, Frankfurt Airport, Germany
Website: www.screeningday.de (German)
Tickets: en.xing-events.com/UEESHTB.html




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Shortage turns to surplus
06/05/2020

Cadet pilots face uncertain future

Cadet pilots face uncertain futureLONDON - Mark, 34, quit his job as a town planner in London last year to start flight-training school, buoyed by a conditional offer of employment with budget carrier Easyjet at a time when the airline industry was desperately short of pilots. The coronavirus pandemic has changed all that.
Covid-19 "wake-up call"
04/05/2020

Pilot unions vow to fight contractor schemes

Pilot unions vow to fight contractor schemesLONDON - Covid-19 shakes the pilot job market. While government furlough and short-time work schemes protect airline staffers from immediate redundancies, one group faces unemployment: contract pilots. According to pilot union group ECA one out five European pilots works in an atypical framework.
Westwind acquisition
06/02/2020

United Airlines integrates flight training and recruitment

United Airlines integrates flight training and recruitmentPHOENIX - United Airlines expects to hire more than 10,000 pilots throughout the 2020s. The U.S. industry behemoth ventures into flight training to hedge its growing cockpit staffing needs and will operate a pilot academy of its own - a first in the U.S. airline landscape.
Pilot demand
06/02/2020

United Airlines buys flight school Westwind

PHOENIX - United Airlines expects to hire more than 10,000 pilots throughout the 2020s. The U.S. industry behemoth ventures into flight training to hedge its cockpit staffing needs.
Pilots
08/01/2020

Boeing now recommends 737 MAX simulator training

Boeing now recommends 737 MAX simulator trainingCHICAGO - Boeing said it was recommending that airline pilots undergo simulator training before they resume flying the 737 MAX, a shift from its previous position that pilots only needed computer-based training. Boeing has been working on revised pilot training and software updates to win regulatory approval for the 737 MAX to fly again.


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