AIRLINES

As global economies expand and airlines take delivery of tens of thousands of new commercial jetliners over the next 20 years, there is extraordinary demand for people to fly and maintain these airplanes.

  OVER THE NEXT 20 YEARS   
AIRLINES NEED TO ADD OVER 2 MILLION
PERSONNEL TO MAINTAIN THE WORLD FLEET

Projections taken from the 2017 Boeing Pilot & Technician Outlook,

a respected industry forecast of personnel demand.

Industry Challenges
Recruitment
  • Educational outreach and career pipeline programs will be essential to inspiring the next generation of pilots, technicians, and cabin crew

  • Early student engagement and defined aviation career paths will help expand the reach to new demographics

  • The growing diversity and mobility of aviation personnel will require instructors to have cross-cultural, cross-generational, and multilingual skills to engage with tomorrow's workforce

  • As personnel demand increases over the next two decades, the aviation industry will need to find innovative solutions to keep pace with training requirments

  • Course curriculums will need to be tailored to enable optimum learning and knowledge retention

  • Immersive technologies, adaptive learning, and new teachings methods will also be needed to effectively meet a wide range of learning styles