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Ryanair warns more than 300 pilots and flight crew members to move to Poland or risk losing their jobs
Ryanair, an Irish, ultra-low cost carrier, has been struggling with staffing issues as Dublin-based pilots and flight crew strike for better benefits and pay. On Wednesday, the company advised employees to move to Poland to avoid being laid off.
Airline pilots are trained to be attentive when they're on planes so that they will notice details that slip by most passengers.
A US pilot allegedly kidnapped and tried to deport a student back to China — and it points to a much larger trend
In a case the police described as "very strange," the pilot of a California flight school, along with his assistant, allegedly kidnapped and tried to deport a Chinese student. The two offenders threatened the student and battered him, before taking him to a local airport where they were arrested.
An airline pilot explains how to speak "airline".
A new pilot-training program will provide data on "the potential for enlisted members to train to fly modern combat aircraft," an Air Force officer said.
Eugene Ely's biplane successfully took off from the USS Birmingham on November 14, 1910, narrowly avoiding a collision with the water.
The Air Force now has the power to recall up to 1,000 retired pilots to address its personnel crisis
An amended executive order expands the Defense Department's ability to call retired pilots back to duty.
The Air Force has faced a pilot shortfall for some time, and officials are scrambling to address it before their operational capacity is further affected.
“It's simply indescribable how it feels to push the throttle forward on take-off and feel the power of the engines in my own hands."
According to an analyst note published by UBS in August, pilotless flight could save the airline industry as much as $30 billion over two decades.