The Future & Active Pilot Advisors consulting company will be holding a pilot job fair and future pilot forum on Nov. 10 at the Alohilani Resort Waikiki Beach.
The FAPA job fair will be from 9 a.m. to noon at 2490 Kalakaua Ave. and is seeking qualified pilots with more than 250 hours. They should register at FAPA.aero/Jobs.
Airlines recruiting include Air Wisconsin, Compass Airlines, Empire Airlines, Envoy Air, ExpressJet Airlines, Gama Aviation Signature/Wheels Up, Mesa Airlines, Northern Air Cargo, Piedmont Airlines and SkyWest.
The future pilot forum, which is 1-6 p.m. at the same site, is for all ages, including career changers, nonaviation separating military personnel and students of all ages (and their parents, teachers and school counselors). The free forum will educate future pilots about pathways to professional pilot careers, including information about scholarships, veterans’ benefits, college choices, flight school options and offer an industry outlook. All future pilot forum attendees (including parents, spouses and siblings) should preregister for free at FAPA.aero/FuturePilot.
Officials offer support as Chinese growth slows
BEIJING >> China reported economic growth sank to a post-global crisis low as finance officials launched a media blitz Friday to shore up confidence in its sagging stock market.
Growth in the quarter that ended in September slipped to 6.5 percent over a year earlier from the previous quarter’s 6.7 percent, official data showed. It was the slowest rate since early 2009.