Podcast: Did The Pandemic Solve The Pilot Shortage?
Did The Pandemic Solve The Pilot Shortage? What Lies Ahead For Business Aviation?
Before the pandemic, demand for professional pilots was intense and the long-term outlook predicted severe shortages. The pandemic and decrease in air travel has led to widespread pilot layoffs and furloughs. Did COVID-19 suddenly solve the pilot shortage problem? What lies ahead for business aviation once the pandemic subsides? Will the shortage return?
Aviation Week’s Molly McMillin talks with API’s Sheryl Barden about the business aviation pilot shortage in this podcast.