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New Deal for Pilots

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The Air Line Pilots Association [ALPA], based in Denver, began an alcoholism program nearly three years ago on a grant from the National Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism. The goal is to prepare a program model that can be used by the entire airline industry. (The union's 30,000 members work for 35 airlines.)

An alcoholism expert said that in the past any alcoholic pilot was simply... Login to read more
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