IBAC's Don Spruston Asks How the Pilot Shortage Could Affect Safety
(Recorded Live at EBACE 2008)
File Size 5.3 MB / Running Time 5:47
Business aviation has an enviable safety record, but there are still issues to be addressed, and a looming pilot shortage raises the potential of less-experienced pilots entering a field that has traditionally been open only to high-time aviators. Don Spruston, director general of the International Business Aviation Council (IBAC) spoke with AVweb's Russ Niles at EBACE 2008 about the challenges ahead.