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This photo taken Feb. 4, 2014, shows Spartan student Charlie Noell using a flight simulator in Tulsa. The demand for airline pilots is expected to take off in the coming years, with the need for as many as 85,700 additional pilots in North America by 2032, according to a 2013 report from The Boeing Co. based on projected aircraft sales. Worldwide there will be a need for about a half million additional pilots, with the bulk in fast-growing airline industries in Asia. (AP Photo)