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Horizon Air Is Canceling Hundreds Of Flights Due To A Pilot Shortage

For the past decade or so, a vast majority of new pilot jobs in the US have been at regional airlines. That's because after 9/11, when airlines weren't doing well, most of the legacy airlines had a hiring freeze. Some didn't hire any new pilots for nearly a decade. Given the mandatory retirement age, we're now seeing lots of pilots retire, and as a result, the legacy airlines are once again hiring pilots.
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