Labor http://atwonline.com/taxonomy/term/7399/more en Taiwan operators under further scrutiny following TransAsia crash http://atwonline.com/labor/taiwan-operators-under-further-scrutiny-following-transasia-crash <div class="node-body article-body">Authorities investigating the fatal crash of a TransAsia ATR 72-600 in Taiwan earlier in February have reported several local airlines have contravened local labor operating regulations for both ground and aircrew.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/labor/taiwan-operators-under-further-scrutiny-following-transasia-crash" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/labor/taiwan-operators-under-further-scrutiny-following-transasia-crash#comments Airlines Labor Daily News Safety Training ATR 72-600 China Airlines crash Dapeng Airlines Emerald Pacific Airlines engine flameout Great Wing Airline Roc Aviation Sunrise Airlines Taiwan Labor Ministry Tigerair Taiwan TransAsia V Air Tue, 24 Feb 2015 20:13:00 +0000 156761 at http://atwonline.com A Singular Argument http://atwonline.com/safety/singular-argument <div class="field-deck"> The debate heats up on the feasibility of single-pilot, or even no-pilot operations in commercial airlines. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Whether they are being spotted on the approach to a busy airport, dropping on to the White House lawn or crashing while carrying drugs in Tijuana, the issues raised by unmanned aircraft arguably are the most controversial in aviation for decades.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/safety/singular-argument" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/safety/singular-argument#comments Labor Manufacturers Safety Training ATW Plus NASA pilot shortage single-pilot flight deck UAS unmanned flight deck Thu, 19 Feb 2015 17:11:00 +0000 156381 at http://atwonline.com L-3 Link & Simulation Vereinigung Cockpit says more pilot strikes possible http://atwonline.com/labor/vereinigung-cockpit-says-more-pilot-strikes-possible <div class="node-body article-body">Lufthansa’s pilot union Vereinigung Cockpit (VC) will not rule out further strikes over transition payments for early retirees, a spokesperson told ATW in Frankfurt on Friday after a two-day strike nears an end for its Germanwings low-cost subsidiary.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/labor/vereinigung-cockpit-says-more-pilot-strikes-possible" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/labor/vereinigung-cockpit-says-more-pilot-strikes-possible#comments Airlines Labor Daily News Carsten Spohr Germanwings Lufthansa pilot strike Vereinigung Cockpit Fri, 13 Feb 2015 19:56:00 +0000 155901 at http://atwonline.com <p>Lufthansa A321</p> By Kurt Hofmann Germanwings pilots to strike Thursday and Friday http://atwonline.com/labor/germanwings-pilots-strike-thursday-and-friday <div class="node-body article-body">Pilot union Vereinigung Cockpit (VC) has called for a 48-hour pilot strike Thursday and Friday 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-and-friday" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/labor/germanwings-pilots-strike-thursday-and-friday#comments Airlines Labor Daily News Germanwings Lufthansa strikes Verdi Vereinigung Cockpit Wed, 11 Feb 2015 19:51:00 +0000 155541 at http://atwonline.com <p>Germanwings A319</p> By Rob Finlayson Jetstar pilots agree to wage freeze in contract deal http://atwonline.com/labor/jetstar-pilots-agree-wage-freeze-contract-deal <div class="node-body article-body">Australian flag carrier Qantas has cleared another major hurdle in its efforts to impose a group-wide 18-month wage freeze, reaching a tentative contract deal with its Jetstar domestic pilots.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/labor/jetstar-pilots-agree-wage-freeze-contract-deal" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/labor/jetstar-pilots-agree-wage-freeze-contract-deal#comments Airlines Labor Daily News AFAP ATW Plus Australian and International Pilots Association Australian Federation of Airline Pilots Jetstar pilots Qantas Transport Workers Union TWU wage freeze Tue, 10 Feb 2015 18:05:00 +0000 155341 at http://atwonline.com <p>Jetstar Boeing 787-8</p> By Rob Finlayson Security personnel at three German airports to strike Monday http://atwonline.com/labor/security-personnel-three-german-airports-strike-monday <div class="node-body article-body">German public services trade union Verdi has called for a one-day strike Monday of security personnel at Hanover, Hamburg and Stuttgart airports, causing canceled flights and delays for several thousand passengers. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/labor/security-personnel-three-german-airports-strike-monday" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/labor/security-personnel-three-german-airports-strike-monday#comments Airlines Labor Daily News Airports & Routes Hamburg Hanover Lufthansa security personnel strike Stuttgart airports Verdi Mon, 09 Feb 2015 03:31:00 +0000 155141 at http://atwonline.com Air Canada reaches tentative labor agreement with UK workforce http://atwonline.com/labor/air-canada-reaches-tentative-labor-agreement-uk-workforce <div class="node-body article-body">Air Canada has reached a tentative collective agreement with UNITE Union for the airline’s UK-based workforce.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/labor/air-canada-reaches-tentative-labor-agreement-uk-workforce" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/labor/air-canada-reaches-tentative-labor-agreement-uk-workforce#comments Airlines Labor Daily News Air Canada Air Canada Pilots Association IBT International Brotherhood of Teamsters labor agreement UNITE Thu, 05 Feb 2015 19:38:00 +0000 154931 at http://atwonline.com Air Canada, US workers reach tentative agreement http://atwonline.com/labor/air-canada-us-workers-reach-tentative-agreement <div class="node-body article-body">Air Canada has reached a tentative collective agreement with the International Brotherhood of Teamsters (IBT) for the airline’s US-based workforce. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/labor/air-canada-us-workers-reach-tentative-agreement" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/labor/air-canada-us-workers-reach-tentative-agreement#comments Airlines Labor Daily News Air Canada Air Canada Pilots Association IBT International Brotherhood of Teamsters labor agreement Wed, 04 Feb 2015 20:34:00 +0000 154751 at http://atwonline.com <p>Air Canada Boeing 787</p> Courtesy, Air Canada Pilot mobility, aircraft leasing keys to revamped Chorus Aviation http://atwonline.com/labor/pilot-mobility-aircraft-leasing-keys-revamped-chorus-aviation <div class="node-body article-body">Chorus Aviation, the parent company of Canada’s largest regional airline, has overhauled its business model—including securing an 11-year labor contract with its pilots.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/labor/pilot-mobility-aircraft-leasing-keys-revamped-chorus-aviation" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/labor/pilot-mobility-aircraft-leasing-keys-revamped-chorus-aviation#comments Airlines Finance & Data Labor Daily News Air Canada Air Line Pilots Association ALPA ATW Plus Bombardier Q400 capacity purchase agreement Chorus Aviation CPA Dash 8-100 Dash 8-300 Jazz Aviation rouge turboprop Mon, 02 Feb 2015 21:05:00 +0000 154371 at http://atwonline.com <p>Chorus president and CEO Joseph Randell</p> By Dick Loek/Toronto Star via Getty Images American pilots ratify labor contract unifying AA/US Airways flight deck crew http://atwonline.com/labor/american-pilots-ratify-labor-contract-unifying-aaus-airways-flight-deck-crew <div class="node-body article-body">American Airlines (AA) pilots have ratified a new, five-year collective bargaining agreement that brings all of the flight deck crew of the former American and US Airways under one labor contract.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/labor/american-pilots-ratify-labor-contract-unifying-aaus-airways-flight-deck-crew" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/labor/american-pilots-ratify-labor-contract-unifying-aaus-airways-flight-deck-crew#comments Airlines Labor Daily News Allied Pilots Association America West Airlines American Airlines APA collective bargaining labor contract pilots US Airways Fri, 30 Jan 2015 20:12:00 +0000 154201 at http://atwonline.com <p>American Airlines Boeing 737-800</p> By Rob Finlayson