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The pilot shortage is real and airlines must change before it becomes a full-blown crisis

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(Regional airline shortage, not the majors) THE PILOT SHORTAGE is here, and it's been making headlines. Last month, Horizon Air, the Seattle-based affiliate of Alaska Airlines and one of the country's biggest regional carriers, announced it would be forced to reduce its busy summer schedule due to a dearth of pilots. (www.google.com) Plus d'info...

British Airways announces partnership with The White Company

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With the aim of offering passengers a great night's sleep in the air, British Airways announces a partnership with The White Company ... (cmsherbert.blogspot.com) Plus d'info...

Incident: Saudia B787 at Manchester on Jul 20th 2017, flaps problem

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A Saudi Arabian Airlines Boeing 787-900, registration HZ-ARC performing flight SV-123 from Jeddah (Saudi Arabia) to Manchester,EN (UK), was on approach to Manchester when the crew reported problems with the flaps and entered a hold for about 4 hours. (avherald.com) Plus d'info...

Pilot praised after avoiding mid-air collision with world's biggest passenger jet

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A pilot has been praised for helping avert a mid-air collision between two passenger jets that could have led to the death of hundreds of people. An Emirates Airbus A380, flying from Dubai to Mauritius last Friday, had been cleared to descend to 38,000 feet by Air Traffic Control on its approach to the Indian Ocean island, with an Air Seychelles Airbus A330, Flight HM54, having taken off from Mauritius travelling in the opposite direction. However, the crew of the Emirates plane, Flight EK703,… (www.telegraph.co.uk) Plus d'info...