Air India 777-200LR. Photo: By Rob Finlayson. The Indian Commercial Pilots Assn., the union representing 800 Air India pilots who were Indian Airlines pilots prior to the 2007 merger, said its members will go on strike starting Wednesday. The union originally issued notice that a work action would begin March 9 if management did not address its complaints about a lack of pay and work condition parity with pre-merger AI pilots and foreign pilots hired by the airline (ATW Daily News, ...

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