Accession Number : AD1012845

Title :   Can the Air Force and Airlines Collaborate for Mutual Benefit An Exploration of Pilot and Maintenance Workforce Options

Descriptive Note : Technical Report

Corporate Author : RAND Project AIR FORCE Santa Monica United States

Personal Author(s) : Rosello,Anthony D ; Bigelow,James H ; Buenaventura,Maya ; Carson,Christopher ; Herman,Rebecca ; McGee,Michael ; Hastings,Jaime L ; Mane,Muharrem ; Romano,Daniel M ; Vara,Craig ; Williams,William A

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Report Date : 01 Jan 2016

Pagination or Media Count : 44

Abstract : The objective of the Air ForceAirline Industry Collaboration effort was to investigate the viability of options for the Air Force and airlines to collaborate on issues related to their pilot and maintenance workforces by evaluating benefits, costs, and feasibility from the perspectives of the Air Force, the airlines, and individual service members. This report encapsulates the analysis and results from the project. We begin with a context setting background, then present workforce demographics and potential collaboration options. We conclude with findings and recommendations.

Descriptors :   commercial aviation , personnel management , air force , flight training , civilian pilots , air force personnel , maintenance personnel , air force training , active duty , civil aviation , commercial aircraft , cooperation , COLLABORATIVE TECHNIQUES , pilots

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE