Training and Workforce

News about simulators and training procedures, as well as workforce.

Bell Helicopter training student and instructor in flight deck
Nov 29, 2022 - 9:25 AM
The Bell Training Academy has exceeded 230,000 flight training hours and trained over 130,000 pilots from more than 135 countries.
ATP's 500th Cessna Skyhawk 172 parked outside Textron Aviation's Customer Deliver Center
Nov 18, 2022 - 11:47 AM
The Cessna 172 Skyhawk milestone was reached with this week's delivery of five of the type to ATP Flight School.
Sheryl Barden and Jennifer Pickerel on stage during Bombardier Safety Standdown 2022
Nov 18, 2022 - 10:57 AM
The human element is an important part of aviation safety, which means addressing internal and external factors that can cause an employee to disengage.
Wheels Up Cessna Citation X parked on airport ramp
Nov 18, 2022 - 10:37 AM
Wheels Up has entered a cooperative pilot hiring partnership with MAG Aerospace that will expand career opportunities for pilots.
Dr. Tony Kern, founding partner and CEO, Convergent Performance
Nov 9, 2022 - 9:43 AM
Business aviation could solve its worker shortage by making the industry a safe place for female employees, according to Tony Kern.
GAMA president and CEO Pete Bunce being interviewed during CJI Miami conference
Nov 8, 2022 - 12:57 PM
Speaking last week at the Corporate Jet Investor in Miami, GAMA president and CEO Pete Bunce addressed hurdles in workforce, supply chain and regulations.
Derek Morgan, acting deputy executive director for the FAA's aircraft certification office
Nov 7, 2022 - 5:00 PM
Nearly 400 people are expected to attend Bombardier's three-day safety conference, which kicks off today in Wichita.
United Airlines technicians working on landing gear
Nov 2, 2022 - 11:44 AM
The airline expects to train more than 1,000 people as A&Ps by 2026, with at least half of them women or people of color.
Oct 30, 2022 - 5:39 PM
Under a two-year agreement, CAE instructors will fly for Clay Lacy Aviation, while senior Clay Lacy pilots will conduct training and check flights for CAE.
Airline pilots in cockpit of Airbus A330
Oct 28, 2022 - 12:13 PM
A proposed bill in Congress would raise the mandatory retirement age for airline pilots from 65 to 67 without first examining the effects of aging.