Labor http://atwonline.com/taxonomy/term/7399/more en TAP Portugal braces for cabin crew strike http://atwonline.com/labor/tap-portugal-braces-cabin-crew-strike <div class="node-body article-body">TAP Portugal has warned it is expecting “significant disruption” from a cabin crew walkout planned for Oct. 30 and Nov. 1.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/labor/tap-portugal-braces-cabin-crew-strike" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/labor/tap-portugal-braces-cabin-crew-strike#comments Airlines Labor Daily News Portugalia SNPVAC strike TAP Portugal union Tue, 28 Oct 2014 19:56:00 +0000 143751 at http://atwonline.com <p>TAP Portugal A330-200</p> By Rob Finlayson WestJet, flight attendants reach tentative agreement http://atwonline.com/labor/westjet-flight-attendants-reach-tentative-agreement <div class="node-body article-body">Calgary-based WestJet has reached a tentative agreement with flight attendants, represented by the Flight Attendant Association Board (FAAB).</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/labor/westjet-flight-attendants-reach-tentative-agreement" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/labor/westjet-flight-attendants-reach-tentative-agreement#comments Airlines Labor Daily News FAAB Flight Attendant Association Board flight attendants Tyson Matheson WestJet Tue, 28 Oct 2014 19:25:00 +0000 143771 at http://atwonline.com <p>WestJet Q400</p> Courtesy, Bombardier Reports: Alitalia to shed nearly 1,000 jobs http://atwonline.com/labor/reports-alitalia-shed-nearly-1000-jobs <div class="node-body article-body">Italian flag-carrier may eliminate close to 1,000 jobs following an agreement between airline management and its trade unions, according to an Italian news agency report.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/labor/reports-alitalia-shed-nearly-1000-jobs" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/labor/reports-alitalia-shed-nearly-1000-jobs#comments Airlines Labor Daily News Alitalia Etihad Airways Mon, 27 Oct 2014 19:48:00 +0000 143661 at http://atwonline.com <p>Alitalia A320</p> By Rob Finlayson Southwest, IAM workers reach tentative agreement http://atwonline.com/airlines/southwest-iam-workers-reach-tentative-agreement <div class="node-body article-body">Southwest Airlines and the International Association of Machinists and Aerospace Workers (IAM)—representing the carrier’s approximately 6,000 customer service agents and customer support and services representatives—have reached a tentative agreement for a new four-year contract. The current contract became amendable in October 2012.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/airlines/southwest-iam-workers-reach-tentative-agreement" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/airlines/southwest-iam-workers-reach-tentative-agreement#comments Airlines Labor Daily News IAM tentative agreement International Association of Machinists and Aerospace Workers labor Southwest Airlines Fri, 24 Oct 2014 21:00:00 +0000 143481 at http://atwonline.com BTS: August US airlines job report shows monthly loss, 1% yearly gain http://atwonline.com/airlines/bts-august-us-airlines-job-report-shows-monthly-loss-1-yearly-gain <div class="node-body article-body">US scheduled passenger airlines posted a full-time-equivalent (FTE) employee count of 384,478 personnel in August, up just 1% year-over-year, according to the US Department of Transportation’s Bureau of Transportation Statistics (BTS).</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/airlines/bts-august-us-airlines-job-report-shows-monthly-loss-1-yearly-gain" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/airlines/bts-august-us-airlines-job-report-shows-monthly-loss-1-yearly-gain#comments Airlines Labor Daily News Alaska Airlines Allegiant Air American Airlines BTS Bureau of Transportation statistics Delta Air Lines Department of Transportation Frontier FTE Full-time-equivalent employment Hawaiian Airlines Spirit United Airlines US Airways Virgin Ame Fri, 24 Oct 2014 20:55:00 +0000 143461 at http://atwonline.com Lufthansa holds firm as pilot union calls eighth strike http://atwonline.com/labor/lufthansa-holds-firm-pilot-union-calls-eighth-strike <div class="node-body article-body">As the Vereinigung Cockpit (VC) calls another pilot strike for Monday and Tuesday for Lufthansa’s short- and medium-haul operations, the carrier is holding firm in its commitment to work on a sustainable long-term cost structure.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/labor/lufthansa-holds-firm-pilot-union-calls-eighth-strike" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/labor/lufthansa-holds-firm-pilot-union-calls-eighth-strike#comments Airlines Labor Daily News Carsten Spohr Lufthansa pilot strike Vereinigung Cockpit Mon, 20 Oct 2014 20:14:00 +0000 142811 at http://atwonline.com <p>Lufthansa A320</p> By Rob Finlayson CEO: Air France recovering from pilot strikes http://atwonline.com/labor/ceo-air-france-recovering-pilot-strikes <div class="node-body article-body">Air France-KLM Group said the recent 10-day pilot strikes have cost the company around €350 million ($447 million) in the third quarter. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/labor/ceo-air-france-recovering-pilot-strikes" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/labor/ceo-air-france-recovering-pilot-strikes#comments Airlines Finance & Data Labor Daily News Air France ATW Plus Frederic Cagey pilot strike Transavia Transform Mon, 20 Oct 2014 20:06:00 +0000 142911 at http://atwonline.com <p>Air France Boeing 777-300ER</p> By Rob Finlayson Air France, pilots reach tentative Transavia deal http://atwonline.com/labor/air-france-pilots-reach-tentative-transavia-deal <div class="node-body article-body">Air France-KLM Group and its pilot unions have reached an agreement over one of the most fractious aspects of the recent damaging strike by the cockpit crews.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/labor/air-france-pilots-reach-tentative-transavia-deal" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/labor/air-france-pilots-reach-tentative-transavia-deal#comments Airlines Labor Daily News Air France-KLM Boeing 737 pilots SNPL Air France ALPA SNPL Transavia Transavia France Thu, 16 Oct 2014 19:48:00 +0000 142581 at http://atwonline.com <p>Transavia Boeing 737-800</p> By Rob Finlayson Germanwings pilots to strike on Thursday http://atwonline.com/labor/germanwings-pilots-strike-thursday <div class="node-body article-body">The Vereinigung Cockpit (VC) has called a 12-hour pilot strike on Thursday for Lufthansa’s low-cost subsidiary Germanwings, the latest in a series of ongoing protests over transition payments for early retirees. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/labor/germanwings-pilots-strike-thursday" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/labor/germanwings-pilots-strike-thursday#comments Airlines Labor Daily News early retirement scheme Germanwings Karl Ulrich Garnadt Lufthansa Lufthansa Cargo pilot strike Vereinigung Cockpit Wed, 15 Oct 2014 20:37:00 +0000 142341 at http://atwonline.com <p>Germanwings A319</p> Courtesy, Germanwings Lufthansa's VC pilot union planning more strikes http://atwonline.com/labor/lufthansas-vc-pilot-union-planning-more-strikes <div class="node-body article-body">Lufthansa pilot union Vereinigung Cockpit (VC) is planning more strikes within the next several days in its ongoing protest over transition payments for early retirees, a VC spokesperson was quoted by several German media outlets as saying. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/labor/lufthansas-vc-pilot-union-planning-more-strikes" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/labor/lufthansas-vc-pilot-union-planning-more-strikes#comments Airlines Labor Daily News Karl Ulrich Garnadt Lufthansa Lufthansa Cargo pilot strike Vereinigung Cockpit Mon, 13 Oct 2014 20:35:00 +0000 142101 at http://atwonline.com <p>Lufthansa A319</p> By Rob Finlayson