Aeronautics enrollment rises as airlines seek more pilots

Enrollment in Averett University’s aeronautics program has soared, the Danville school reports, from about 40 students a few years ago to more than 100 now. More and more young people recognize that demand for pilots is increasing, says Travis Williams, the university’s chief flight instructor. Boeing’s 2018 Pilot & Technician Outlook, released in July, projects […]