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Major Airline Pilot Hiring 2012 by MonthReturn to Hiring History

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 20 pilots in August.

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357

American Airlines

Hired 156 pilots in August. Projecting 2300+ new pilots in 2022. Offering $150,000 in upgrade and retention bonuses with their wholly-owned partner airlines.

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6

Continental Airlines

See United Airlines listing.

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7

Delta Air Lines

Hired 216 pilots in August.

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9

FedEx

Hired 59 pilots in August.

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34

JetBlue

Hired 71 pilots in August. Reached an agreement to purchase Spirit Airlines.

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11

Southwest Airlines

Hired 38 pilots in August.

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12

United Airlines

Hired 263 pilots in August. Announced plans to hire 10,000 new pilots by 2030.

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13

UPS Airlines

Hired 40 pilots in August. Quick link for positions. Quick Link

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