Airlines can start laying off pilots this October, will that help with the pilot shortage?
In today’s Federal Newscast, The Coast Guard said it needs upgraded ships, planes, helicopters and drones to compete in the Arctic.
With full funding the Navy can fill its pilot ranks by 2023, but then it has other issues to deal with.
The Air Force is far from making up its pilot shortage. A new study shows it will be a long and expensive road ahead to make up the difference.
In today’s Federal Newscast, in the wake of a report which says corruption is getting worse, Acting Director of the Office of Government Ethics reminds federal employees about the oath they take to perform their duties.
The Air Force wants to address its pilot shortage by building up its training program from 1,200 to 1,400 pilots a year.
The Air Force wants retirees to take over some aviation related positions in the service.
The Navy announced its bonus reenlistment numbers for pilots in 2018. Meanwhile, Congress is trying to give more money to the Air Force to retain pilots.
In one of her first public appearances, Air Force Secretary Heather Wilson gives pilots more flexibility in contract lengths.
The 2018 budget proposal funds programs that will keep airmen in the service and better their life outside the military.