Delta Airlines to Rehire 1,000 Pilots as Travel Demand Picks Up
Delta Airline's will be hiring 1,000 pilots in order to meet with the sudden rise in travel demand.
Delta Airlines would assign 13 crew schedulers and a supervisor to answer questions regarding rehiring.
“This is exciting news both for the pilots looking to join Delta and those of you already on the seniority list because it means career progression opportunities as we continue our recovery, account for scheduled pilot retirements and position for network expansion,” John Laughter, the head of operations
Hundreds of flights from various airlines including Delta were canceled due to the shortage of staff.
American Airlines, United Airlines, Delta Airlines, and other carriers have restarted a massive rehiring process in order to meet the spike in demand.