According to the sources, a crew base in San Francisco ran critically short of it staff after unusually large number of pilots retired. The sources say that the American Airlines has decided to close the crew base.
It is expected that this week the seating
would be cut by 3%, mainly because of pilot shortage. In the last two months of September and October, 240 pilots retired, more than 10 times the normal average in each month.
American, the third biggest U.S. carrier, is being put under pressure to bring ...