(Washington, DC – February 24, 2019) On behalf of our 30,000 professional pilot membership of the Coalition of Airline Pilots Associations (CAPA), we would like to express our deepest sympathy to the families, friends and co-workers of the crew lost aboard Atlas Air Flight 3591

“We are deeply saddened by the loss of our fellow crewmembers involved in the tragic accident, and offer our assistance in fully supporting our union brothers and sisters in this time of need”, stated CAPA President Captain Larry Rooney.