The plight of a pilot in today's airline industry

Wednesday, June 25, 2008

United is the latest airline to announce cutbacks, joining Northwest, Delta and Continental. United says, beginning this summer, it will eliminate 950 pilots from its roster after already announcing it would drop 1,600 salaried positions.
Guest: Michele Summers-Halleran is an assistant professor in the Department of Aeronautical Science at Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University. She's also a former airline pilot who’s been furloughed more times than she cares to remember.

Contributors:

Jesse Baker

Comments [1]

Jeff Davis

Michele is an assistant professor at Embry-Riddle Aeronautical Univeristy at the Daytona Beach campus.

Jun. 26 2008 08:48 AM

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