TITLE

Why Senior Citizens Should Fly

AUTHOR(S)
Raphael, Todd
PUB. DATE
April 2001
SOURCE
Workforce (10928332);Apr2001, Vol. 80 Issue 4, p96
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Presents a commentary on a rule of the United States (U.S.) Federal Aviation Administration that prohibits all pilots to operate an airplane at age 60. Analysis on health issues associated to the ability of senior pilots to operate a plane despite their age; Importance of experience over age in the profession of commercial aeronautics; Effect of the rule on the labor shortage among pilots in the U.S.
ACCESSION #
4317306

 

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