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Old 11-05-2018, 11:02 AM   #1  
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Default Could the Pilot Shortage Ruin Thanksgiving?

Pilots are in demand. So are Thanksgiving Day flights. What will happen?
Read our article. Thoughts?
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Old 11-05-2018, 01:30 PM   #2  
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Low grade click bait.
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No. It'll be fine. Carry on
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I’ll be at work this Thanksgiving, May even swing through the ‘free’ turkey feed in the cafeteria.

Someone’s gotta work.
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Old 11-25-2018, 01:33 PM   #6  
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The 1500 hours are not "training hours", they are just a flight time requirement to get an Airline Transport License.

A pilot can and most likely will be working a job that pays him to fly while accumulating those 1500 hours.

As to the rest of the article, it is pretty off base.
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