An F-16, below, escorts two F-35 jets, above, at Hill Air Force Base, in northern Utah. Air Force officials face a pilot shortage as airlines ramp up hiring and some potential pilots balk at the military’s lifestyle demands.
An F-16, below, escorts two F-35 jets, above, at Hill Air Force Base, in northern Utah. Air Force officials face a pilot shortage as airlines ramp up hiring and some potential pilots balk at the military’s lifestyle demands. Rick Bowmer Associated Press file, 2015
An F-16, below, escorts two F-35 jets, above, at Hill Air Force Base, in northern Utah. Air Force officials face a pilot shortage as airlines ramp up hiring and some potential pilots balk at the military’s lifestyle demands. Rick Bowmer Associated Press file, 2015

Here’s Air Force’s problem: People who want to fly would rather not fly for the military

November 16, 2017 10:04 AM