Southwest pilots see 737 Max return in February at earliest

Business Oct 15, 2019

Southwest pilots see 737 Max return in February at earliest

Southwest Airlines Co.'s pilots don't expect to see Boeing Co.'s 737 Max resume flights until February "at least," given work still to be done in a process fraught with safety concerns and politics. That's well beyond the Jan. 6 date the carrier has set for ...

Asia's travel boom is in trouble as pilot shortage worsens

Business / Corporate Feb 27, 2019

Asia's travel boom is in trouble as pilot shortage worsens

An unprecedented travel boom in Asia has spawned new budget carriers and millions of first-time fliers, but a shortage of pilots is threatening to choke demand. Vietnam's Bamboo Airways Co., which launched this year, was the region's latest low-cost carrier to start services and more ...