Tag: pilots

Need work, will travel

Need work, will travel

editor editor- October 30, 2008 03:35 0

Some arrived in Chicago by plane Tuesday, while others rode aboard Greyhound buses. But they all had the same goal: landing jobs as pilots. Read More

Pilots of Southwest Airlines re-elect Capt. Carl Kuwitzky as president for second term

Pilots of Southwest Airlines re-elect Capt. Carl Kuwitzky as president for second term

editor editor- October 27, 2008 03:39 0

DALLAS, TX - Southwest Airlines pilots re-elected Capt. Carl Kuwitzky for a second two-year term as Union president. Capt. Read More

Perseverance pays off for American Eagle pilots

Perseverance pays off for American Eagle pilots

editor editor- October 23, 2008 05:23 0

EULESS, TX - American Eagle pilots, represented by the Air Line Pilots Association, Int'l (ALPA), today achieved a ratified collective bargaining agreement with management after ... Read More

United pilots: Fuel hedge losses further proof of misdirection of airline

United pilots: Fuel hedge losses further proof of misdirection of airline

editor editor- October 22, 2008 02:30 0

CHICAGO - United Airlines' announced $779 million loss for the third quarter, $519 million attributable to poor fuel hedges, is yet another example of incompetence ... Read More

Pilots association in Mexico inks new deal with Aeromexico

Pilots association in Mexico inks new deal with Aeromexico

editor editor- October 7, 2008 07:53 0

ASPA, the Mexican Airline Pilots Association, has agreed the following with Aeromexico., the IFALPA Daily News has reported. Read More

Honeywell technology helps pilots avoid runway overruns

Honeywell technology helps pilots avoid runway overruns

editor editor- October 7, 2008 03:11 0

ORLANDO, FL - Honeywell announced today that it has developed a software upgrade to its Runway Awareness and Advisory System that will alert pilots if ... Read More

Pilots say US Airways still unable to complete its merger with America West after three years

Pilots say US Airways still unable to complete its merger with America West after three years

editor editor- October 1, 2008 02:42 0

September 27th marked three full years in which US Airways Management has failed to complete the US Airways/America West Merger. Read More

United Air’s pilots want Chief Executive’s pay cut

United Air’s pilots want Chief Executive’s pay cut

editor editor- September 30, 2008 02:21 0

United Airlines pilots, locked in a legal battle with the carrier, want the board of parent UAL Corp. to reduce Chief Executive Officer Glenn Tilton's ... Read More

Airline pilots charged with intoxication; One accused of mooning Alcoa Highway traffic

Airline pilots charged with intoxication; One accused of mooning Alcoa Highway traffic

editor editor- September 29, 2008 05:31 0

Two airline pilots were arrested after an incident Friday on Alcoa Highway during which one of the men pulled his shorts down and mooned northbound ... Read More

FAA suspends sleeping Hawaiian airline pilots

FAA suspends sleeping Hawaiian airline pilots

editor editor- September 25, 2008 04:27 0

HONOLULU — Two pilots for Hawaii's Go airlines who slept through their flight's landing procedure were suspended for the careless and reckless operation of an ... Read More

Carib Aviation to suspend operations

Carib Aviation to suspend operations

editor editor- September 24, 2008 06:25 0

Carib Aviation has announced that it will suspend all service at 11:59 p.m. local time on Tuesday, September 30. Read More

Midwest pilots file grievance against plan by management to outsource jobs

Midwest pilots file grievance against plan by management to outsource jobs

editor editor- September 24, 2008 05:51 0

MILWAUKEE, WI (September 23, 2008) - Midwest pilots, represented by the Air Line Pilots Association, Int'l (ALPA), today filed a grievance challenging the company's decision ... Read More

Southwest pilots launch TSA demonstration project to test biometric screening

Southwest pilots launch TSA demonstration project to test biometric screening

editor editor- September 18, 2008 08:58 0

BALTIMORE and WASHINGTON (September 17, 2008) - Today a Southwest Airlines pilot will be the first aircrew member to be screened by the Transportation Security ... Read More

ALPA authorizes $2 million from union’s war chest to Midwest Airlines pilots

ALPA authorizes $2 million from union’s war chest to Midwest Airlines pilots

editor editor- September 12, 2008 03:57 0

WASHINGTON, DC (September 11, 2008) - The Air Line Pilots Association, Int'l (ALPA) has allocated $2 million to support the Midwest Airlines pilots' fight to ... Read More

Continental pilots union saves 326 jobs

Continental pilots union saves 326 jobs

editor editor- September 10, 2008 06:27 0

HOUSTON (September 9, 2008) - The union representing Continental Airlines pilots, Air Line Pilots Association, International, announced today that its efforts, along with the participation ... Read More

Statement from Spirit Airlines about ALPA lawsuit

Statement from Spirit Airlines about ALPA lawsuit

editor editor- September 5, 2008 08:16 0

MIRAMAR, FL (September 4, 2008) - Spirit Airlines today acknowledged that the Air Line Pilots Association, the labor union that represents the Airline's pilots, had ... Read More

Midwest Pilots express outrage at airline’s deal with Republic Airways

editor editor- September 4, 2008 04:32 0

MILWAUKEE, WI (September 3, 2008) - Captain Jay Schnedorf, chairman of the Midwest Airlines unit of the Air Line Pilots Association (ALPA), issued this statement ... Read More

United Air, pilots head to Federal Court over work slowdown

United Air, pilots head to Federal Court over work slowdown

editor editor- August 28, 2008 03:14 0

CHICAGO - UAL Corp., parent of United Airlines, and its pilots union are scheduled to appear in U.S. Read More

Indonesian airline in need of 200 pilots

Indonesian airline in need of 200 pilots

editor editor- August 27, 2008 01:18 0

Citing a report from BisnisBali, balidiscovery.com has claimed that Indonesia’s flag-carrier Garuda Indonesia is planning to recruit 200 new pilots needed to fly their fleet ... Read More

United pilots tell CEO to stop nickel and diming their passengers

United pilots tell CEO to stop nickel and diming their passengers

editor editor- August 21, 2008 03:14 0

CHICAGO, IL (August 20, 2008) - Pilots for United Airlines strongly oppose the airline's plans to drastically change its onboard meal service by raising prices ... Read More

Spirit management tells pilots, call in sick, and you are fired

Spirit management tells pilots, call in sick, and you are fired

editor editor- August 15, 2008 04:32 0

MIRAMAR, Fl (August 14, 2008) - Spirit pilots, represented by the Air Line Pilots Association, International (ALPA), responded today to continued threats of retribution from ... Read More

Delta-Northwest pilots approve joint contract

Delta-Northwest pilots approve joint contract

editor editor- August 13, 2008 02:57 0

Pilots for Delta Air Lines Inc. and Northwest Airlines Corp. Monday approved a joint contract, helping to pave the way toward the airlines' planned merger, ... Read More

United Pilots call for Tilton to resign as CEO

United Pilots call for Tilton to resign as CEO

editor editor- August 12, 2008 02:30 0

CHICAGO, IL (August 11, 2008) - The United Chapter of the Air Line Pilots Association (ALPA) today called for the resignation of Glenn Tilton as ... Read More

Pilots forced to fly low on fuel worry about safety

Pilots forced to fly low on fuel worry about safety

editor editor- August 11, 2008 05:15 0

Less than a month after pilots at US Airways took out a full-page ad in USA Today accusing the carrier of skimping on fuel loads ... Read More

Spirit Pilots take first step in process that could lead to strike

Spirit Pilots take first step in process that could lead to strike

editor editor- July 17, 2008 03:01 0

WASHINGTON - Tired of management's contempt for the pilots' existing contract and refusal to negotiate a new one, the pilots of Spirit Airlines, represented by ... Read More

United & Continental airline pilots align efforts in face of new alliance

United & Continental airline pilots align efforts in face of new alliance

editor editor- July 3, 2008 05:26 0

The pilots of United and Continental Airlines announced their intent to align efforts geared toward promoting the careers and futures of their respective groups in ... Read More

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