Labor http://atwonline.com/taxonomy/term/7399/more en French senator: France’s ATC system is obsolete http://atwonline.com/air-traffic-management/french-senator-france-s-atc-system-obsolete <div class="node-body article-body">An “information report” by a French senator is blaming the country’s air traffic control (ATC) for disproportionate flight delays in Europe, citing obsolete equipment, inadequate human resource management and frequent strikes.</div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/air-traffic-management/french-senator-france-s-atc-system-obsolete" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/air-traffic-management/french-senator-france-s-atc-system-obsolete#comments Air Traffic Management Labor Daily News ATW Plus Thu, 21 Jun 2018 14:53:00 +0000 284981 at http://atwonline.com Most Air France unions cancel planned June strikes http://atwonline.com/labor/most-air-france-unions-cancel-planned-june-strikes <div class="node-body article-body">Most Air France unions have called off strikes planned for June 23-26 in the latest twist in a months-long conflict with staff over pay that has so far led to 15 strike days, the resignation of the former Air France-KLM group CEO and a financial cost of around €400 million ($462 million). </div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/labor/most-air-france-unions-cancel-planned-june-strikes" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/labor/most-air-france-unions-cancel-planned-june-strikes#comments Labor Daily News Tue, 19 Jun 2018 14:03:00 +0000 284621 at http://atwonline.com <p>Air France Airbus A319</p> Rob Finlayson Air France suspends negotiations pending new management structure http://atwonline.com/labor/air-france-suspends-negotiations-pending-new-management-structure <div class="node-body article-body">Air France has urged unions to call off planned strikes as it promised measures to improve the daily lives of its staff, but warned no new pay negotiations would take place while it is still run by an interim management team.</div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/labor/air-france-suspends-negotiations-pending-new-management-structure" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/labor/air-france-suspends-negotiations-pending-new-management-structure#comments Labor Daily News Thu, 14 Jun 2018 16:28:00 +0000 284301 at http://atwonline.com <p>Air France Airbus A320</p> Rob Finlayson Ryanair, Unite agree to UK cabin crew representation http://atwonline.com/labor/ryanair-unite-agree-uk-cabin-crew-representation <div class="node-body article-body">Irish LCC Ryanair has inked its second cabin crew union agreement, recognizing the UK’s Unite the union, where 25% of the airline’s fleet is based.</div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/labor/ryanair-unite-agree-uk-cabin-crew-representation" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/labor/ryanair-unite-agree-uk-cabin-crew-representation#comments Labor Daily News Mon, 11 Jun 2018 20:01:00 +0000 283941 at http://atwonline.com <p>Ryanair Boeing 737-800</p> Rob Finlayson Air France pilot unions call for more strikes June 23-26 http://atwonline.com/labor/air-france-pilot-unions-call-more-strikes-june-23-26 <div class="node-body article-body">Air France said its pilots’ unions have called for strikes on June 23, 24, 25 and 26, part of a long-running dispute between employees and management over pay, and condemned the unions’ move as “incompatible with any concern for the company’s future.”</div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/labor/air-france-pilot-unions-call-more-strikes-june-23-26" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/labor/air-france-pilot-unions-call-more-strikes-june-23-26#comments Labor Daily News Mon, 11 Jun 2018 13:42:00 +0000 283851 at http://atwonline.com <p>Air France Airbus A380</p> Joe Pries Arbitrator sets binding interim order to enable Swoop launch http://atwonline.com/labor/arbitrator-sets-binding-interim-order-enable-swoop-launch <div class="node-body article-body">An arbitrator’s binding interim order has paved the way for Calgary-based WestJet’s ultra-LCC Swoop to launch later this month with pilots recruited from outside the company, but the Air Line Pilots Association (ALPA) will become the pilots’ representative by September.</div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/labor/arbitrator-sets-binding-interim-order-enable-swoop-launch" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/labor/arbitrator-sets-binding-interim-order-enable-swoop-launch#comments Labor Daily News Fri, 08 Jun 2018 13:44:00 +0000 283741 at http://atwonline.com <p>Swoop Boeing 737-800</p> WestJet Ryanair recognizes trade unions in first cabin crew agreement http://atwonline.com/labor/ryanair-recognizes-trade-unions-first-cabin-crew-agreement <div class="node-body article-body">Ryanair has signed its first cabin crew recognition agreement, with the ANPAC and ANPAV unions in Italy, paving the way for the Irish LCC to represent its directly employed cabin crew in Italy. </div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/labor/ryanair-recognizes-trade-unions-first-cabin-crew-agreement" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/labor/ryanair-recognizes-trade-unions-first-cabin-crew-agreement#comments Labor Daily News Wed, 06 Jun 2018 14:47:00 +0000 283481 at http://atwonline.com Ryanair WestJet, ALPA agree to federal mediation, late June settlement http://atwonline.com/labor/westjet-alpa-agree-federal-mediation-late-june-settlement <div class="node-body article-body">Following personal intervention by the Canadian government’s labor minister, WestJet management and its pilots, as represented by the Air Line Pilots Association (ALPA), agreed May 25 to federal mediation of the two sides’ heated contract negotiations, averting pilot strike action.</div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/labor/westjet-alpa-agree-federal-mediation-late-june-settlement" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/labor/westjet-alpa-agree-federal-mediation-late-june-settlement#comments Labor Daily News Tue, 29 May 2018 19:43:00 +0000 282691 at http://atwonline.com <p>WestJet Boeing 737-700</p> Rob Finlayson Air France, SNPL union sign 787 pilot training deal http://atwonline.com/labor/air-france-snpl-union-sign-787-pilot-training-deal <div class="node-body article-body">Air France and the SNPL pilot union have reached an agreement that extends a previous Boeing 787 training deal allowing 777 instructors to train pilots on the 787. </div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/labor/air-france-snpl-union-sign-787-pilot-training-deal" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/labor/air-france-snpl-union-sign-787-pilot-training-deal#comments Labor Daily News Tue, 29 May 2018 14:04:00 +0000 282621 at http://atwonline.com <p>Air France Boeing 777-200</p> Rob Finlayson Allegiant Air, flight dispatchers reach tentative contract agreement http://atwonline.com/labor/allegiant-air-flight-dispatchers-reach-tentative-contract-agreement <div class="node-body article-body">Las Vegas-based ultra-LCC Allegiant Air and its flight dispatchers, represented by the International Brotherhood of Teamsters (IBT), reached a tentative agreement May 22 on a five-year contract, the first ever for Allegiant’s 34 dispatchers. </div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/labor/allegiant-air-flight-dispatchers-reach-tentative-contract-agreement" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/labor/allegiant-air-flight-dispatchers-reach-tentative-contract-agreement#comments Labor Daily News ATW Plus Thu, 24 May 2018 13:33:00 +0000 282331 at http://atwonline.com <p>Allegiant Air A319</p> Rob Finlayson