British Airways pilots' strike enters second day

[ad_1] BA says sorry to 200,000 passengers A landmark strike by British Airways pilots entered its second day on Tuesday with more travel chaos—and no end in sight to the long-running dispute over pay. BA has decided to cancel almost all its flights for the second day in a row, it announced in a statement […]

BA pilots to strike for three days in September

[ad_1] British Airways said it would change schedules to try and ensure as many people as possible can take their flights British Airways pilots on Friday said they will strike for three days in September in a dispute over pay, in a move that could affect tens of thousands of travellers. The strikes on September […]

FAA puts out a call for pilots to test changes in Boeing jet

[ad_1] In this Wednesday, May 8, 2019 file photo, workers stand near a Boeing 737 MAX 8 jetliner being built for American Airlines prior to a test flight in Renton, Wash. Federal safety officials are recruiting pilots from airlines around the world to test changes that Boeing is making in flight-control software on the grounded […]

Court allows Ryanair British pilots to strike

[ad_1] Ryanair said the court ban on strike action in Ireland will “come as a huge relief” to passengers Ryanair’s British-based pilots will be allowed to strike as planned this week, the High Court in London ruled on Wednesday, but the High Court in Dublin blocked Ireland’s pilots from joining in the walkout. “The immediate […]

Court blocks Ryanair pilots' strike in Ireland

[ad_1] Ryanair said the court ban on strike action in Ireland will “come as a huge relief” to passengers Ireland’s High Court on Wednesday blocked a planned strike by Ryanair pilots in the country due this week that had been triggered by a row over pay. “The immediate industrial action (due Thursday and Friday) is […]

Irish Ryanair pilots announce 48-hour strike

[ad_1] A strike notice has been served on Dublin headquartered Ryanair Irish Ryanair pilots are to strike for two days next week, their union said Wednesday, escalating an internal pay row at the budget airline. Irish trade union Forsa said directly-employed pilots would strike for 48 hours from 00:01 am on Thursday, August 22 (2201 […]

Technology soars in advancing critical communication, safety for pilots, passengers

[ad_1] PlaneEnglish is an aviation radio simulator to help new pilots acquire radio communication skills. Credit: Purdue University The Federal Aviation Administration has been putting an increased focus on English language proficiency for pilots as the agency looks to ensure safety for passengers through improved communication. The move means increased attention for a technology called […]