FAA wants copilots to have same experience as captains

This story is an expanded version of a brief in The Inquirer today: The FAA has proposd requiring commercial airline copilots to have the same minimum flight hours as an airline captain -- 1,500 hours -- to be hired. This is another result of the Colgan Air crash near Buffalo in 2009 that was atrributed to pilot error. Read on at this link about the FAA proposal ...

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