The Chip Franklin Show: People Are Ready To Fly – But Are Airlines Ready for Them?


FILE – In this Oct. 15, 2020, file photo, a United Airlines airplane takes off over a plane on the runway at San Francisco International Airport in San Francisco. United Airlines says it will train 5,000 pilots at its own academy in this decade, and it hopes that half of them will be women or people of color. United said Tuesday, April 6, 2021, it is now taking applications for the academy in Arizona, including from people who have no flying experience. (AP Photo/Jeff Chiu, File)


People Are Ready To Fly – But Are Airlines Ready for Them?

ABC News Correspondent, Alex Stone joins The Chip Franklin Show to explain why flight demand is near pre-pandemic levels.

As vaccines are flowing more Americans think it’s safe to travel and are eager to be anywhere beside their house.

“The real issue for folks who are getting out there and traveling right now, beyond all the health concerns, is getting a rental car is impossible in many cities at this point, they are calling it the rental apocalypse.” Said Alex Stone.

Listen to the full conversation between Alex Stone and Chip Franklin below.

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