Re: QF Flight Engineers Dying?

Date:         05 Oct 99 03:14:50 
From:         "John Mazor" <mazorj@erols.com>
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Geoff Breach wrote in message ...
>robert wright <kdol97@home.com> wrote:
>> Don't most FE's eventually become first officers and captains ...
>
> No, they do not. FE and Pilot are completely different career paths
>that don't often intersect.

I see you are posting from Australia?  Perhaps that is so for your
airline, but in the U.S., career FEs are a rarity.  Sitting side
saddle is seen by most aspiring pilots here as a temporary career
stopover point.