AA pilots looking to China for jobs

Ten Chinese airlines have organized a job fair in US Florida to recruit pilots from U.S airlines losing their jobs. In China, the demand for pilots is expected to rise to 18,000 by year 2022. Out of 800 interested pilots in Miami, one-fourth was expected to get a job at salaries ranging 10,000 to 12,000 €.

After Miami, a second job fair was held in Las Vegas.

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Doug Lister, an American Airlines pilot and Ron Yank from Chinese Shenzen Airlines were interviewed by ABC News’ Miami affiliate WPLG.