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Episode 19- Building Airline Pilot Schedules

Updated: Mar 23, 2020

Max and Dylan discuss the big aviation topics of 2020 including ADS-B and upcoming airline pilot contract negotiations [0:37]. Ted calls in to give some straight talk to airline pilot commuters and passengers [7:55]. Dan, an ALPA scheduling committee representative, joins us to explain how airline pilot schedules are built [19:30]. Dan covers a multitude of scheduling topics including PBS vs. Line Bidding, FAR 117, and how airlines adapt to sudden schedule changes. Dan tells a great story about a jepp chart eruption en-route [1:36:15].

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