Mechanics WANTED

Flint, Perry
October 2008
Air Transport World;Oct2008, Vol. 45 Issue 10, p75
Trade Publication
The article focuses on the increasing demand for aircraft maintenance technicians in the airline industry. It is expected that the industry should train and hire some 247,100 additional mechanics by 2018 and 420,000 by 2026 to meet the demand. According to experts, meeting this demand will be a challenge due to negative factors including licensing requirements, economic and structural changes within the industry.


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