Features September 2013 Issue
In spite of the old saying about age and wine, getting older, while better than the alternative, brings a lot of challenges for pilots—and a few advantages.
Concerns about pilot aging are just as important for the younger pilot as for the more silver-haired among us. The US population is getting greyer, and it’s plain to see when looking around any airport, so too is the average pilot. This aging brings numerous challenges and a few rewards that should be important to all of us.