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Aircraft Maintenance Technology
SFO close-call: Air Canada pilot was not using guidance system, source saysthe globe will adversely impact Canadian aviation for years to come," said Capt
Aircraft Maintenance Technology / Posted yesterday
the globe will adversely impact Canadian aviation for years to come," said Capt. Dan Adamus, Canada's representative of the Air Line Pilots Association. "The government has delayed updating fatigue regulations for far too long, and it is entirely... Read more
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The Mercury News
SFO close-call: Air Canada pilot was not using guidance system, source saysthe globe will adversely impact Canadian aviation for years to come,” said Capt
The Mercury News / Posted 3 days ago
the globe will adversely impact Canadian aviation for years to come,” said Capt. Dan Adamus, Canada’s representative of the Air Line Pilots Association. “The government has delayed updating fatigue regulations for far too long, and it is entirely... Read more
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The Aero-News Network
Mesa Airlines Pilots Ratify New Collective Bargaining AgreementWas Not Overwhelming, With 58 Percent Of Those Voting Favoring The New Pact Pi
The Aero-News Network / Posted 8 days ago
Was Not Overwhelming, With 58 Percent Of Those Voting Favoring The New Pact Pilots at Mesa Airlines, represented by the Air Line Pilots Association, Int’l (ALPA), have ratified a new four-year agreement with their management. Of the 761 pilots... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Pay Inequity for Air New Zealand Pilots to ContinueFriday, 14 July 2017, 1:05 pmPress Release: NZ Air Line Pilots' Association Th
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 11 days ago
Friday, 14 July 2017, 1:05 pmPress Release: NZ Air Line Pilots' Association The New Zealand Air Line Pilots’ Association (NZALPA) expressed its... Read more
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NZCity
Air NZ wins legal fight with pilots' unionCourt's bench of five judges on Friday ruled in favour of the national carrier,
NZCity / Posted 11 days ago
Court's bench of five judges on Friday ruled in favour of the national carrier, dismissing an appeal by the New Zealand Air Line Pilots Association. The dispute centred on one clause in NZALPA's collective agreement, described as a ratchet... Read more
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Irish Examiner
Rescue 116 disaster: Pilot reported system flaws four years agohave been equipped with an Enhanced Ground Proximity Warning System since 2013.
Irish Examiner / Posted 11 days ago
have been equipped with an Enhanced Ground Proximity Warning System since 2013. The safety system is designed to warn pilots to take corrective action to avoid a collision if they get too close to terrain or a known obstacle but the system can... Read more
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Business Wire
Mesa Airlines Reaches New Pilot Collective Bargaining AgreementPHOENIX--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Mesa Airlines announced Wednesday that its pilots, re
Business Wire / Posted 11 days ago
PHOENIX--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Mesa Airlines announced Wednesday that its pilots, represented by the Air Line Pilots Association, International (ALPA), ratified a new four-year collective bargaining agreement. The agreement will be implemented in... Read more
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Market Watch
For new space markets to grow, government needs to set stage, industry saysMedill News Service Lori Garver, former NASA deputy administrator and current
Market Watch / Posted 11 days ago
Medill News Service Lori Garver, former NASA deputy administrator and current general manager of the Air Line Pilots Association The best thing the government can do for the space market is simple: continue funding foundational science while... Read more
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Aircraft Maintenance Technology
Mesa Airlines pilots, who fly United Express locally, get new contractare pleased with today's results," Capt. Andy Hughes, master executive council
Aircraft Maintenance Technology / Posted 12 days ago
are pleased with today's results," Capt. Andy Hughes, master executive council chairman for the Mesa pilot group of the Air Line Pilots Association, International, said in a news release. "This tentative agreement delivers improvements in pay,... Read more
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Calgary Sun
Westjet steps up fight against unions' effort to organize workersthat five unions are now trying to certify several groups of WestJet workers af
Calgary Sun / Posted 12 days ago
that five unions are now trying to certify several groups of WestJet workers after its pilots agreed in May to join the Air Line Pilots Association. "Unions are opportunistically trying to grow their businesses by targeting WestJetters,"... Read more
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CBC.ca
WestJet pushing back as Unifor, CUPE and others have a go at unionizing workersTwo months after its pilots voted in favour of joining the Air Line Pilots Asso
CBC.ca / Posted 12 days ago
Two months after its pilots voted in favour of joining the Air Line Pilots Association (ALPA), there are multiple unions working to certify other employees at WestJet. The WestJet Professional Flight Attendants Association (WPFAA) is an in-house... Read more
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CTV News
WestJet CEO ramps up anti-union campaignthat five unions are now trying to certify several groups of WestJet workers af
CTV News / Posted 12 days ago
that five unions are now trying to certify several groups of WestJet workers after its pilots agreed in May to join the Air Line Pilots Association. "Unions are opportunistically trying to grow their businesses by targeting WestJetters,"... Read more
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Daily Mail
US airline industry rebukes 'chauvinist' Qatar Airway CEObeing served by grandmothers on American Airlines,' Al Baker added. The Associ
Daily Mail / Posted 12 days ago
being served by grandmothers on American Airlines,' Al Baker added. The Association of Flight Attendants (AFA) and the Air Line Pilots Association (ALPA) swiftly rebuked the remarks, writing in a statement that the Qatari airline leader had... Read more
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Raw Story
Sexist Airline CEO boasts of employing young attendants — and mocks ‘grandmothers’ who work for rivalsAirways thrives on misogyny and discrimination,” AFA President Sara Nelson wrot
Raw Story / Posted 12 days ago
Airways thrives on misogyny and discrimination,” AFA President Sara Nelson wrote in response to the CEO’s statements. The Air Line Pilots Association similarly called out Al Baker for sinking “to a new low,” and said that his “sexist and degrading... Read more
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Boston Globe
American assails ‘offensive’ remarks by CEO of suitor Qatarairlines, on Tuesday called Baker’s latest remarks “misogynistic and demeaning.
Boston Globe / Posted 13 days ago
airlines, on Tuesday called Baker’s latest remarks “misogynistic and demeaning.” Labor groups weighed in as well, with the Air Line Pilots Association saying he had “sunk to a new low.” Dennis Tajer, a spokesman for the Allied Pilots Association at... Read more
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The Hill
Airline industry slams Qatar Airways for mocking US flight attendantsan affront to our core values as a country, and he owes U.S. airline workers an
The Hill / Posted 13 days ago
an affront to our core values as a country, and he owes U.S. airline workers an apology,” said Tim Canoll, president of the Air Line Pilots Association. “If Mr. al Baker’s airline actually competed in the open market, his customers would express... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Appointment of Judge of the High Courtan MA in Industrial Relations from the University of Lancaster and began workin
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 14 days ago
an MA in Industrial Relations from the University of Lancaster and began working as a legal officer with the New Zealand Air Line Pilots’ Association. In 1995 Justice Jagose joined the Wellington office of Chapman Tripp as a solicitor,... Read more
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The Irish Times
Norwegian Air to contest aviation workers’ claimsNorwegian Air International plans to respond to a court challenge by aviation w
The Irish Times / Posted 14 days ago
Norwegian Air International plans to respond to a court challenge by aviation workers against the US government decision to give the Irish-registered carrier a permit. While the case is against the US government and not Norwegian, the airline has... Read more
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Aircraft Maintenance Technology
ALPA Reception Added to WomenVenture's Roster of EventsThe Air Line Pilots Association will host a reception for aspiring airline pilo
Aircraft Maintenance Technology / Posted 15 days ago
The Air Line Pilots Association will host a reception for aspiring airline pilots as part of this year’s 10th anniversary WomenVenture week at EAA AirVenture Oshkosh. Slated for Friday, July 28, 2017, from 5:00 pm to 6:00 pm, the reception has as its... Read more
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The Aero-News Network
Mediated Negotiations for Joint Alaska-Virgin America Pilot Contract ConcludeFail to Reach Agreement; Head Toward Arbitration Alaska Airlines and Virgin Am
The Aero-News Network / Posted 15 days ago
Fail to Reach Agreement; Head Toward Arbitration Alaska Airlines and Virgin America pilots, both represented by the Air Line Pilots Association, Int’l (ALPA), have announced that mediated negotiations for a joint contract recently concluded... Read more
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The Aero-News Network
Coalition: Canada's Proposed Fatigue Regulations Fall Short On Safety Goalsaviation safety across the globe will adversely impact Canadian aviation for ye
The Aero-News Network / Posted 15 days ago
aviation safety across the globe will adversely impact Canadian aviation for years to come," said Capt. Dan Adamus, Air Line Pilots Association, International (ALPA) Canada president. "The Government has delayed updating fatigue regulations... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Regional airlines want to cut co-pilot flight rules. The idea mustn't get off the groundmy seat on a plane. So when it comes to airline safety, I'll take the word of
Chicago Tribune / Posted 19 days ago
my seat on a plane. So when it comes to airline safety, I'll take the word of experienced pilots like Duckworth and the Air Line Pilots Association, which represents 57,000 pilots in the U.S. and Canada, and is against the cutback. Also... Read more
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The Aero-News Network
ALPA Blasts Senate Action It Says Will Degrade Air Safetyrecord since these pilot qualification, experience, and training requirements w
The Aero-News Network / Posted 24 days ago
record since these pilot qualification, experience, and training requirements were put in place speaks for itself. The Air Line Pilots Association, Int’l will not let up on our drive to block any effort to erode the rules that have led to the... Read more
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Federal Times
Senate committee backs aviation bill, ditches Trump plan to privatize air traffic controlThune's proposal when it reached the Senate floor, he would use every parliamen
Federal Times / Posted 25 days ago
Thune's proposal when it reached the Senate floor, he would use every parliamentary tactic available to block it. The Air Line Pilots Association International opposes Thune's proposal. It said his amendment would allow for "pilot puppy... Read more
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ABC 7 Gulfshore News
Senate committee backs aviation bill minus key Trump goalThune's proposal when it reached the Senate floor, he would use every parliamen
ABC 7 Gulfshore News / Posted 25 days ago
Thune's proposal when it reached the Senate floor, he would use every parliamentary tactic available to block it. The Air Line Pilots Association International opposes Thune's proposal. It said his amendment would allow for "pilot puppy... Read more
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The Aero-News Network
ALPA Backs Safety Gains And Fair Competition In U.S. House FAA Reauthorizationby ALPA. Following Tuesday's 32-25 vote to move the legislation forward, Capt.
The Aero-News Network / Posted 26 days ago
by ALPA. Following Tuesday's 32-25 vote to move the legislation forward, Capt. Tim Canoll (pictured), president of the Air Line Pilots Association, Int’l (ALPA), today issued a statement outlining the issues supported by the union. “The Air... Read more

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