Labor http://atwonline.com/taxonomy/term/7399/more en Avianca pilot strike ends after 51-day walkout http://atwonline.com/labor/avianca-pilot-strike-ends-after-51-day-walkout <div class="node-body article-body">The pilot strike against Colombian flag carrier Avianca ended Nov. 10 after a 51-day walkout, the airline reported, with both parties agreeing to participate in an arbitration tribunal to be convened by Colombia’s ministry of labor. Striking pilots were expected to return to work Nov. 13.</div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/labor/avianca-pilot-strike-ends-after-51-day-walkout" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/labor/avianca-pilot-strike-ends-after-51-day-walkout#comments Labor Daily News ATW Plus Mon, 13 Nov 2017 20:18:00 +0000 265401 at http://atwonline.com <p>Avianca Boeing 787-8</p> Rob Finlayson Hawaii’s Island Air to cease operations after 37 years http://atwonline.com/airlines/hawaii-s-island-air-cease-operations-after-37-years <div class="node-body article-body">Honolulu-based Island Air, which has operated inter-island flights in Hawaii for 37 years, abruptly announced it will cease operations.</div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/airlines/hawaii-s-island-air-cease-operations-after-37-years" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/airlines/hawaii-s-island-air-cease-operations-after-37-years#comments Airline Financials Airlines Labor Daily News ATW Plus Fri, 10 Nov 2017 16:09:00 +0000 265231 at http://atwonline.com <p>Island Air Bombardier Q400</p> Island Air Pilots blame mismanaged growth for Atlas Air Worldwide’s problems http://atwonline.com/labor/pilots-blame-mismanaged-growth-atlas-air-worldwide-s-problems <div class="node-body article-body">Atlas Air Worldwide Holdings faces “intensifying operational and staffing crises” resulting from “mismanagement”—not because of a pilot work slowdown—the union representing the cargo operator’s pilots said.</div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/labor/pilots-blame-mismanaged-growth-atlas-air-worldwide-s-problems" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/labor/pilots-blame-mismanaged-growth-atlas-air-worldwide-s-problems#comments Airlines Labor Daily News Thu, 09 Nov 2017 16:59:00 +0000 265081 at http://atwonline.com <p>Atlas Air Boeing 767F</p> Atlas Air British Airways, cabin crew settle dispute http://atwonline.com/labor/british-airways-cabin-crew-settle-dispute <div class="node-body article-body">One of the longest-running industrial disputes in UK aviation history has been resolved, after British Airways (BA) cabin crew voted to accept a pay increase.</div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/labor/british-airways-cabin-crew-settle-dispute" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/labor/british-airways-cabin-crew-settle-dispute#comments Labor Daily News Wed, 01 Nov 2017 18:49:00 +0000 264441 at http://atwonline.com Rob Finlayson Alaska, Virgin America pilots’ pay increases under joint contract http://atwonline.com/labor/alaska-virgin-america-pilots-pay-increases-under-joint-contract <div class="node-body article-body">Alaska Airlines and Virgin America pilots began working under a new, joint labor contract Nov. 1, following a binding arbitration ruling that settled pay and benefits issues.</div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/labor/alaska-virgin-america-pilots-pay-increases-under-joint-contract" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/labor/alaska-virgin-america-pilots-pay-increases-under-joint-contract#comments Labor Daily News ATW Plus Wed, 01 Nov 2017 15:17:00 +0000 264371 at http://atwonline.com Alaska Airlines Ryanair to offer ‘materially better’ pilot pay http://atwonline.com/labor/ryanair-offer-materially-better-pilot-pay <div class="node-body article-body">Irish LCC Ryanair, which is still recovering from a crewing crisis, has said it will offer experienced pilots a 20% pay premium over its LCC rivals, adding €100 million ($116.3 million) to its annual cost base.</div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/labor/ryanair-offer-materially-better-pilot-pay" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/labor/ryanair-offer-materially-better-pilot-pay#comments Airlines Labor Daily News ATW Plus Tue, 31 Oct 2017 15:49:00 +0000 264251 at http://atwonline.com <p>Ryanair Boeing 737-800</p> Rob Finlayson Bellew to return to Ryanair as COO http://atwonline.com/labor/bellew-return-ryanair-coo <div class="node-body article-body">Malaysia Airlines Berhad CEO and group managing director Peter Bellew will leave his post in December to rejoin Ryanair as COO.</div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/labor/bellew-return-ryanair-coo" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/labor/bellew-return-ryanair-coo#comments Airlines Labor Daily News ATW Plus Tue, 17 Oct 2017 12:58:00 +0000 262741 at http://atwonline.com <p>Peter Bellew</p> ATW file photo Austrian Airlines to hire 100 airberlin pilots http://atwonline.com/labor/austrian-airlines-hire-100-airberlin-pilots <div class="node-body article-body">Austrian Airlines is looking for about 100 new pilots and is making a special offer to the insolvent airberlin pilots to work at the Lufthansa subsidiary’s hub in Vienna. </div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/labor/austrian-airlines-hire-100-airberlin-pilots" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/labor/austrian-airlines-hire-100-airberlin-pilots#comments Labor Daily News ATW Plus Mon, 16 Oct 2017 16:05:00 +0000 262661 at http://atwonline.com <p>Austrian Airlines A320</p> Rob Finlayson Lufthansa, VC pilot union reach long-term agreement http://atwonline.com/labor/lufthansa-vc-pilot-union-reach-long-term-agreement <div class="node-body article-body">Lufthansa, Lufthansa Cargo and Germanwings have reached a deal with the Vereinigung Cockpit pilot union (VC) and signed a new collective labor agreement (CLA) on all previously open issues.</div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/labor/lufthansa-vc-pilot-union-reach-long-term-agreement" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/labor/lufthansa-vc-pilot-union-reach-long-term-agreement#comments Labor Daily News ATW Plus Wed, 11 Oct 2017 15:25:00 +0000 262301 at http://atwonline.com <p>Lufthansa A340-600</p> Rob Finlayson Horizon Air pilots blast Alaska management over service cuts http://atwonline.com/labor/horizon-air-pilots-blast-alaska-management-over-service-cuts <div class="node-body article-body">Pilots at Horizon Air, the Portland, Oregon-based regional subsidiary of Seattle-based Alaska Air Group, have publicly blamed Alaska management for service cuts and aircraft deferrals.</div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/labor/horizon-air-pilots-blast-alaska-management-over-service-cuts" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/labor/horizon-air-pilots-blast-alaska-management-over-service-cuts#comments Airlines Labor Daily News ATW Plus Tue, 10 Oct 2017 14:49:00 +0000 262181 at http://atwonline.com <p>Horizon Air Embraer E175</p> Photo: Alaska Air Group