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Airline JAN FEB FEB MAR APR MAY JUN JUL AUG SEP OCT NOV DEC YTD

AirTran Airways
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0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

Alaska Airlines
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5

14

14

0

0

0

0

12

12

10

10

6

7

76

American Airlines
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0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

Continental Airlines
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0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

Delta Air Lines
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0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

FedEx
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11

20

20

20

20

0

20

16

23

13

3

6

0

152

JetBlue
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12

5

5

2

0

0

0

0

5

4

21

12

7

68

Southwest Airlines
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40

50

50

50

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

140

United Airlines
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0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

UPS Airlines
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0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

TOTALS 68 89 89 72 20 0 20 28 40 27 34 24 14 436


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AirTran Airways

AirTran is not accepting new applications. See Southwest's listing for pilot hiring information.

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3

Alaska Airlines

Alaska Airlines hired 0 pilots in December. Pilot hiring is suspended indefinitely.

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357

American Airlines

Hired 0 pilots in December. Recalled all of the 1,247 pilots on furlough. Pilot hiring is suspended indefinitely.

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6

Continental Airlines

See United Airlines listing.

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7

Delta Air Lines

Hired 0 pilots in December. Pilot hiring is suspended indefinitely.

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9

FedEx

Hired 52 pilots in December. FedEx reports that they will aim to hire 36 new pilots January 2021, and increase that number to 52 pilots a month in February until their staffing needs are met. Pilot Counseling Services provides FAPA members a $25 discount on interview preparation for FedEx interviews.

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34

JetBlue

Hired 0 pilots in December. Pilot hiring is suspended indefinitely.

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11

Southwest Airlines

Hired 0 pilots in December. Pilot hiring is suspended indefinitely.

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12

United Airlines

Hired 0 pilots in December. Pilot hiring is suspended indefinitely. Reached agreement with ALPA preventing furloughs until June 2021.

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13

UPS Airlines

Hired 7 pilots in December. UPS reports that they have a soft target of recruiting 300 pilots in 2021. Pilot Counseling Services provides FAPA members a $25 discount on UPS interview preparation.

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