Labor http://atwonline.com/taxonomy/term/7399/more en American, pilots continue talks on contract proposal, counterproposal http://atwonline.com/labor/american-pilots-continue-talks-contract-proposal-counterproposal <div class="node-body article-body">American Airlines and its pilots, represented by the Allied Pilots Association (APA), remain locked in talks over a new contract proposed by management last week and a union counterproposal, with each side claiming that its version is in the pilots’ best interest.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/labor/american-pilots-continue-talks-contract-proposal-counterproposal" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/labor/american-pilots-continue-talks-contract-proposal-counterproposal#comments Airlines Labor Daily News Allied Pilots Association American Airlines Association of Professional Flight Attendants ATW Plus Doug Parker merger US Airways Thu, 20 Nov 2014 20:10:00 +0000 147151 at http://atwonline.com <p>American Airlines Boeing 737-800</p> By Rob Finlayson Aer Lingus to hold critical pension vote Dec. 10 http://atwonline.com/labor/aer-lingus-hold-critical-pension-vote-dec-10 <div class="node-body article-body"><p>Aer Lingus&rsquo; shareholders will decide whether to accept a <a href="http://atwonline.com/labor/aer-lingus-inches-towards-pension-settlement">critical pension deal</a> during an extraordinary general meeting Dec. 10.</p> <p>Aer Lingus is seeking shareholder approval to <a href="http://atwonline.com/labor/aer-lingus-agrees-further-pension-injection">plough &euro;190.7 million</a> ($238.3 million) into its pensions scheme to resolve a deficit which represents &ldquo;a real and significant risk to the success of the company.&rdquo;</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/labor/aer-lingus-hold-critical-pension-vote-dec-10" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/labor/aer-lingus-hold-critical-pension-vote-dec-10#comments Airlines Labor Daily News Aer Lingus Colm Barrington pension Wed, 19 Nov 2014 19:42:00 +0000 147051 at http://atwonline.com <p>Aer Lingus A330-200</p> By Rob Finlayson WestJet, pilots reach tentative labor agreement http://atwonline.com/labor/westjet-pilots-reach-tentative-labor-agreement <div class="node-body article-body">WestJet, pilots reach tentative labor agreement</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/labor/westjet-pilots-reach-tentative-labor-agreement" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/labor/westjet-pilots-reach-tentative-labor-agreement#comments Airlines Labor Daily News labor agreement Michael Wesolowski Paul Ysselmuiden WestJet WestJet Pilot Association WJPA Tue, 18 Nov 2014 19:31:00 +0000 146871 at http://atwonline.com Aer Lingus inches towards pension settlement http://atwonline.com/labor/aer-lingus-inches-towards-pension-settlement <div class="node-body article-body">Aer Lingus has moved one step forward in settling its interminable dispute with current and former employees over pension entitlements, but more obstacles have now arisen on the road to a final settlement.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/labor/aer-lingus-inches-towards-pension-settlement" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/labor/aer-lingus-inches-towards-pension-settlement#comments Airlines Labor Daily News Aer Lingus Irish IASS pension dispute Fri, 07 Nov 2014 18:19:00 +0000 145231 at http://atwonline.com Etihad recruits 40 Alitalia pilots; to hire up to 600 cockpit personnel http://atwonline.com/labor/etihad-recruits-40-alitalia-pilots-hire-600-cockpit-personnel <div class="node-body article-body">Etihad Airways has recruited 40 fully qualified pilots from Alitalia as part of a large-scale global campaign to hire between 500 to 600 captains and first officers over the next three years to keep pace with the rapid expansion of its fleet and global network.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/labor/etihad-recruits-40-alitalia-pilots-hire-600-cockpit-personnel" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/labor/etihad-recruits-40-alitalia-pilots-hire-600-cockpit-personnel#comments Airlines Labor Daily News Alitalia Captain Francesco De Liddo Etihad Airways First Officer Paolo Sala James Hogan pilots recruit Thu, 06 Nov 2014 21:12:00 +0000 144991 at http://atwonline.com <p>Etihad Airways 787-9 in new livery</p> Courtesy, Boeing Qantas, union look to resume talks following contract rejection http://atwonline.com/labor/qantas-union-look-resume-talks-following-contract-rejection <div class="node-body article-body">Qantas has struck a setback in its attempt to impose an 18-month wage freeze on all employee groups, after its short-haul pilots rejected a new contract including this clause.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/labor/qantas-union-look-resume-talks-following-contract-rejection" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/labor/qantas-union-look-resume-talks-following-contract-rejection#comments Airlines Labor Daily News AIPA Australian and International Pilots Association Qantas Mon, 03 Nov 2014 23:49:00 +0000 144551 at http://atwonline.com <p>Qantas Boeing 767-300</p> By Rob Finlayson Air Canada pilots ratify new labor contract http://atwonline.com/labor/air-canada-pilots-ratify-new-labor-contract <div class="node-body article-body">Air Canada’s pilots have ratified by a wide margin a 10-year labor contract that the airline’s executives characterized as “ground breaking.”</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://atwonline.com/labor/air-canada-pilots-ratify-new-labor-contract" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/labor/air-canada-pilots-ratify-new-labor-contract#comments Airlines Labor Daily News ACPA Air Canada Air Canada Pilots Association Calin Rovinescu Craig Blandford labor contract rouge Fri, 31 Oct 2014 19:43:00 +0000 144211 at http://atwonline.com <p>Air Canada Boeing 787</p> Courtesy, Air Canada 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