Republic Airline: Industry has done a ‘terrible job’ marketing pilot career to youth

    US FAA, via its official Twitter account, stated (13-Sep-2018) Republic Airline VP of human resources Matthew J Koscal said the US industry has done a “terrible job marketing” the pilot career path to youth, stating: “We can no longer expect kids interested in #aviation to come to us”. He said airlines need to start interacting with schools and reaching out to students directly, especially as the pilot shortage is “only expected to grow”.