Labor http://atwonline.com/taxonomy/term/7399/more en Horizon Air pilots ratify amended labor contract http://atwonline.com/labor/horizon-air-pilots-ratify-amended-labor-contract <div class="node-body article-body">Alaska Air Group regional subsidiary Horizon Air and its pilots, represented by the International Brotherhood of Teamsters, have agreed to amend their existing eight-year contract, which was tentatively approved in April.</div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/labor/horizon-air-pilots-ratify-amended-labor-contract" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/labor/horizon-air-pilots-ratify-amended-labor-contract#comments Labor Daily News Wed, 24 May 2017 20:02:00 +0000 248581 at http://atwonline.com Amazon pilots warn of potential vulnerability http://atwonline.com/labor/amazon-pilots-warn-potential-vulnerability <div class="node-body article-body">Cargo pilots who fly for Amazon Prime Air picketed at Amazon’s May 23 annual shareholder meeting in Seattle to alert investors about the intensifying challenges at their airlines and the potential risks for Amazon’s growing logistics operations. </div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/labor/amazon-pilots-warn-potential-vulnerability" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/labor/amazon-pilots-warn-potential-vulnerability#comments Labor Daily News ATW Plus Wed, 24 May 2017 19:47:00 +0000 248571 at http://atwonline.com Teamsters Local 1224 Alitalia prepares for ATC, unions strikes May 28 http://atwonline.com/labor/alitalia-prepares-atc-unions-strikes-may-28 <div class="node-body article-body">Alitalia said it has rebooked 80% of passengers that would be affected by industrial actions called for Sunday, May 28, by unions representing air traffic controllers (ATCs) and various trade unions representing Alitalia staff. </div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/labor/alitalia-prepares-atc-unions-strikes-may-28" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/labor/alitalia-prepares-atc-unions-strikes-may-28#comments Labor Daily News Wed, 24 May 2017 17:42:00 +0000 248541 at http://atwonline.com <p>Alitalia A319</p> Rob Finlayson Cathay Pacific to cut 600 jobs http://atwonline.com/labor/cathay-pacific-cut-600-jobs <div class="node-body article-body">Cathay Pacific has followed through on its plan to slash management staff by announcing it will cut about 600 staff positions at its headquarters.</div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/labor/cathay-pacific-cut-600-jobs" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/labor/cathay-pacific-cut-600-jobs#comments Labor Daily News ATW Plus Mon, 22 May 2017 15:06:00 +0000 248241 at http://atwonline.com <p>Cathay Pacific Airbus A330-300</p> Rob Finlayson WestJet pilots agree to join ALPA http://atwonline.com/labor/westjet-pilots-agree-join-alpa <div class="node-body article-body">Pilots at Calgary’s WestJet have voted to join the Air Line Pilots Association (ALPA). </div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/labor/westjet-pilots-agree-join-alpa" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/labor/westjet-pilots-agree-join-alpa#comments Labor Daily News ATW Plus Mon, 15 May 2017 20:23:00 +0000 247551 at http://atwonline.com <p>Rendering of Boeing 787-9 in WestJet livery</p> Boeing UK pilot union speaks out on laptop ban risk http://atwonline.com/labor/uk-pilot-union-speaks-out-laptop-ban-risk <div class="node-body article-body">The British Airline Pilots’ Association (BALPA), which represents UK flight crew, has warned that banning laptops in the cabin creates “catastrophic fire” potential.</div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/labor/uk-pilot-union-speaks-out-laptop-ban-risk" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/labor/uk-pilot-union-speaks-out-laptop-ban-risk#comments Labor Security Daily News Mon, 15 May 2017 17:34:00 +0000 247521 at http://atwonline.com Berk Ozkan/Anadolu Agency/Getty Images Spirit, ALPA agree to uphold restraining order on pilots http://atwonline.com/labor/spirit-alpa-agree-uphold-restraining-order-pilots <div class="node-body article-body">Spirit Airlines said it has reached an agreement with the Air Line Pilots Association (ALPA) to indefinitely extend a temporary restraining order compelling Spirit’s pilots to cease what the ultra low-cost carrier (ULCC) has called “a pervasive illegal work slowdown.”</div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/labor/spirit-alpa-agree-uphold-restraining-order-pilots" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/labor/spirit-alpa-agree-uphold-restraining-order-pilots#comments Labor Daily News Thu, 11 May 2017 19:41:00 +0000 247301 at http://atwonline.com <p>Spirit Airlines A320neo</p> Airbus Spirit blames pilot ‘work slowdown’ for major schedule disruptions http://atwonline.com/labor/spirit-blames-pilot-work-slowdown-major-schedule-disruptions <div class="node-body article-body">[UPDATED] Fort Lauderdale, Florida-based Spirit Airlines’ request for a temporary restraining order compelling its pilots to cease what the ultra low-cost carrier (ULCC) called “a pervasive illegal work slowdown” has been granted by a US federal court.</div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/labor/spirit-blames-pilot-work-slowdown-major-schedule-disruptions" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/labor/spirit-blames-pilot-work-slowdown-major-schedule-disruptions#comments Labor Daily News Tue, 09 May 2017 15:06:00 +0000 247001 at http://atwonline.com <p>Spirit Airlines A319</p> Rob Finlayson UK pilot union warns new mental health rules could backfire http://atwonline.com/labor/uk-pilot-union-warns-new-mental-health-rules-could-backfire <div class="node-body article-body">The British Airline Pilots’ Association (BALPA) has spoken out against mental health rules, proposed in the wake of the 2015 Germanwings tragedy, saying they could be counterproductive.</div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/labor/uk-pilot-union-warns-new-mental-health-rules-could-backfire" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/labor/uk-pilot-union-warns-new-mental-health-rules-could-backfire#comments Regulation Labor Daily News Mon, 08 May 2017 16:05:00 +0000 246891 at http://atwonline.com Air France pitches Boost subsidiary conditions to pilots http://atwonline.com/labor/air-france-pitches-boost-subsidiary-conditions-pilots <div class="node-body article-body">Air France has shared draft terms for its new Boost long-haul operation with pilot unions and set a May 31 deadline for their response.</div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/labor/air-france-pitches-boost-subsidiary-conditions-pilots" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/labor/air-france-pitches-boost-subsidiary-conditions-pilots#comments Airlines Labor Daily News Wed, 03 May 2017 14:15:00 +0000 246451 at http://atwonline.com <p>Air France Airbus A320</p> Rob Finlayson