Trainee RAF Pilots Face Uncertain Future - The Human Dimension of SDSR

Paul Smyth

The news that the Royal Air Force (RAF) will be making a number of trainee aircrew redundant has unsurprisingly attracted some media hype. Why the paper that broke the story could not wait a couple of days for the students involved to be briefed first by their chain of command is unclear. Disspelling rumours There is no public interest imperative that usurps the students’ entitlement to first learn of the true situation from those with accurate details with rhetoric based on i...
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