Alaska Air reports profitability with plans to hire more pilots.
Reuters reports on the reasons US pilots are being paid more.
Delta Air Lines is adjusting its hiring process for active-duty military pilots.
FAPA projects about 13,500 pilots will be hired by the end of 2022.
The Allied Pilots Association voted to reject offer of 19% increase.
Trying to resolve the pilot shortage, Southwest looks to foreign pilots despite pushback from union.
Skywest Airline pilot salaries recently doubled, with Captains making $140 per flight hour.
August was the second-best month on record for airline pilot hiring, and the trend continues with ongoing pilot shortage.
Entry level First Officers will start at $100 per hour, and first year Captains will start at $150 per hour.
Alaska Airlines recently increased pilot salaries by an average of 60%.