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

Alaska Airlines
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10

14

14

14

8

4

0

20

24

19

8

10

22

153

American Airlines
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48

50

50

50

50

49

30

56

53

25

49

42

0

544

Delta Air Lines
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42

53

53

72

72

81

128

85

16

70

66

115

115

915

FedEx
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0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

8

8

JetBlue
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58

44

44

55

51

40

34

14

8

16

45

34

21

420

Southwest Airlines
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57

53

53

53

50

0

55

26

28

15

8

0

0

345

United Airlines
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26

18

18

18

16

22

27

53

27

38

39

47

50

381

UPS Airlines
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0

0

0

0

0

0

13

13

14

0

0

0

0

40

TOTALS 241 274 274 262 247 196 287 267 170 183 215 248 216 2806


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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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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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