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United Airlines Faces Criticism Over Plan to Train More Women and Minorities as Pilots 

12 days ago   |   By Essence

Photo by Massimo Insabato By Ashlee Banks · April 8, 2021April 8, 2021 United Airlines announced earlier this week that it would hire more women and people of color to work as pilots. The company aims to diversify an industry that is dominated by White men, according to a tweet from the airline. Over the next decade, the airline aims to hire enough women and minorities to account for at least half of the 5,000 pilots it plans to train at its new flight school. Any logical person would say this move is a good look for United Airlines and a huge win for women and minorities. In 2020, while...
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