Atlanta-based Delta Air Lines to hire 300 pilotsJuly 19, 2013 @ 3:41 am
ATLANTA (AP) - Delta Air Lines officials say the company will hire 300 pilots starting in November.
The Atlanta Journal-Constitution ( http://bit.ly/13nfQHa) reports that the development marks the first pilot hiring since 2010 for the Atlanta-based airline.
Company officials say they'll add 50 pilots a month from November through early 2014, then about 20 a month through September 2014.
Pilots who were previously furloughed will have first dibs on the positions, but not all are expected to return.
Pilots from Delta Connection carriers Compass and Endeavor Air are expected to fill some of the positions, along with experienced pilots from elsewhere such as other regional carriers and the U.S. military.
Information from: The Atlanta Journal-Constitution, http://www.ajc.com
(Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.)
Seattle's Historic Eyesore
In the heart of Seattle, an historic landmark is being called a blight on the city
Marshawn Lynch gave a postgame interview that only he could Sunday
Pass the Potatoes
Seattle Kitchen takes 5 Thanksgiving dishes from ordinary to extraordinary
Please login below with your Facebook, Twitter, Google+ or Disqus account. Existing MyNorthwest account holders will need to create a new Disqus account or use one of the social logins provided below. Thank you.