Pilot Qualification Standards to Be Reduced Under U.S. Airline-Safety Panel Recommendations
Joan Lowy, Associated Press
Executives at regional airlines — such as United Express, American Eagle and Delta Connection — tend to dislike newish rules requiring first officers to have 1,500 flight hours before they can fly for a larger commericial airline. But let's not forget this rule was implemented for a reason. We need experienced pilots.
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