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Pilot deficit in U.S. commercial aviation 2016-2026

Projected shortage of airline pilots in U.S. commercial aviation from 2016 to 2026 (in units)

by E. Mazareanu, last edited Oct 22, 2018
Pilot deficit in U.S. commercial aviation 2016-2026 This statistic gives the projected number of unfilled U.S. commercial airline pilot jobs from 2016 to 2018 and gives a forecast through 2026. In 2026, there will be a pilot deficit of over 4,500 in the United States, as more captains are retiring and fewer young people are interested in a career in commercial aviation.
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Projected shortage of airline pilots in U.S. commercial aviation from 2016 to 2026 (in units)

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