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by skyhawk747
Mon Jun 15, 2020 10:34 am
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Airline Business Questions
Replies: 15
Views: 1440

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Wow! The airline business is expensive. 10 planes need no less than a hundred fulltime pilots. I wonder how many flight attendants are employed.

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by skyhawk747
Mon Jun 15, 2020 8:05 am
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Airline Business Questions
Replies: 15
Views: 1440

Re: Airline Business Questions

How many fulltime pilots do airlines generally hire per plane? I have read estimates of 160-180 pilots working for an airline with just 10 widebodies flying out of JFK to Europe.

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by skyhawk747
Tue May 26, 2020 12:08 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Airline Business Questions
Replies: 15
Views: 1440

Re: Airline Business Questions

Legally, no. Realistically it will take at least 18 months to do your basic CPL license under an EASA integrated program, but that's assuming you pass every ATPL subject in the first go and weather permits you to fly your lessons. The type rating for the A220 itself shouldn't take more than a month...

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by skyhawk747
Sat May 23, 2020 8:33 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Airline Business Questions
Replies: 15
Views: 1440

Re: Airline Business Questions

8. Is 365 days enough to teach a Bachelor’s degree holder from scratch to F/O on A220 (simulator training included)? Legally, no. Realistically it will take at least 18 months to do your basic CPL license under an EASA integrated program, but that's assuming you pass every ATPL subject in the first...

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by skyhawk747
Thu May 21, 2020 9:32 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Airline Business Questions
Replies: 15
Views: 1440

Airline Business Questions

Hello This is my first ever post since I joined in 2008. I have been flying a lot in the last few years and that got me wondering 1. Is the number of daily flights per route limited per airline? For e.g. is Delta restricted a max of 6 flights per day from NYC to London? 2. Is an airline permitted to...

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