Help Wanted: The U.S. Air Force Needs More Pilots
The National Interest -

David Axe

U.S. Air Force, United States

Air Force officials told a House Armed Services subcommittee in 2020 that the service is short 2,100 pilots. That’s 10 percent of the 21,000 pilots the flying branch says it needs.

Here's What You Need to Remember: Flying for airlines almost always pays better and affords a more rewarding lifestyle for pilots than does flying for the Air Force. As long as airlines are hiring, the Air Force struggles.

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