Influx of Embraer 190s at JetBlue will require the addition of some 3,000 new employees over the next year, according to COO Dave Barger. Currently the company hires about six employees per day but that number will move up to eight to accommodate the new aircraft deliveries, Barger said this week in Brazil at the handover of the first 190 (ATWOnline, Sept. 14). "By the end of the year, we will have eight," said CEO David Neeleman. "The next year we will have another 18 and another 18 the ...

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