Labor https://atwonline.com/taxonomy/term/7399/more en American sues mechanic unions over alleged work slowdown https://atwonline.com/labor/american-sues-mechanic-unions-over-alleged-work-slowdown <div class="node-body article-body">American Airlines is suing the unions representing most of its mechanics, alleging that union officers and members have engaged in a deliberate work slowdown to gain leverage during ongoing contract negotiations. </div> <p><a href="https://atwonline.com/labor/american-sues-mechanic-unions-over-alleged-work-slowdown" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://atwonline.com/labor/american-sues-mechanic-unions-over-alleged-work-slowdown#comments Daily News Labor Tue, 21 May 2019 17:35:00 +0000 314701 at https://atwonline.com <p>American Airlines Boeing 787-9</p> Rob Finlayson American Airlines urged to offer ‘living wage’ to Envoy agents https://atwonline.com/labor/american-airlines-urged-offer-living-wage-envoy-agents <div class="node-body article-body">A group of US Democratic senators are calling on American Airlines chairman and CEO Doug Parker to provide “livable, family-sustaining wages” to passenger service agents at American-owned regional subsidiary Envoy Air. </div> <p><a href="https://atwonline.com/labor/american-airlines-urged-offer-living-wage-envoy-agents" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://atwonline.com/labor/american-airlines-urged-offer-living-wage-envoy-agents#comments Daily News Labor Mon, 20 May 2019 18:14:00 +0000 314683 at https://atwonline.com <p>Envoy Air Embraer E140/145. Envoy provides regional flight service to American Airlines under the American Eagle brand.</p> Envoy Air IAM files charges against Delta over anti-union campaign https://atwonline.com/labor/iam-files-charges-against-delta-over-anti-union-campaign <div class="node-body article-body">The International Association of Machinists and Aerospace Workers (IAM) has filed charges with the US National Mediation Board (NMB) against Delta Air Lines, alleging the Atlanta-based carrier’s anti-union activities violate Delta employees’ right to unionize “free from interference, influence or coercion exercised by the carrier.”</div> <p><a href="https://atwonline.com/labor/iam-files-charges-against-delta-over-anti-union-campaign" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://atwonline.com/labor/iam-files-charges-against-delta-over-anti-union-campaign#comments Daily News Labor Thu, 16 May 2019 18:15:00 +0000 314641 at https://atwonline.com <p>Delta Air Lines Airbus A321</p> Rob Finlayson Alitalia unions call for strike June 24 as relaunch plan drags on https://atwonline.com/labor/alitalia-unions-call-strike-june-24-relaunch-plan-drags <div class="node-body article-body">A group of Alitalia pilot and cabin crew unions said they would strike June 24, delaying a planned walk out until after the latest deadline for a formal bid for the bankrupt carrier. </div> <p><a href="https://atwonline.com/labor/alitalia-unions-call-strike-june-24-relaunch-plan-drags" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://atwonline.com/labor/alitalia-unions-call-strike-june-24-relaunch-plan-drags#comments Daily News Labor Wed, 15 May 2019 13:54:00 +0000 314623 at https://atwonline.com <p>Alitalia Airbus A330-300</p> Rob Finlayson Delta campaign discourages workers from unionizing https://atwonline.com/labor/delta-campaign-discourages-workers-unionizing <div class="node-body article-body">Delta Air Lines is standing by a campaign to dissuade its flight attendants and baggage handlers from unionizing, saying that a union would interfere with the “direct relationship” between airline management and employees. </div> <p><a href="https://atwonline.com/labor/delta-campaign-discourages-workers-unionizing" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://atwonline.com/labor/delta-campaign-discourages-workers-unionizing#comments Daily News Labor Mon, 13 May 2019 16:04:00 +0000 314603 at https://atwonline.com <p>Delta Air Lines Airbus A350-900</p> Rob Finlayson Air France to begin voluntary redundancy plan for ground staff https://atwonline.com/labor/air-france-begin-voluntary-redundancy-plan-ground-staff <div class="node-body article-body">Air France plans to launch a voluntary redundancy plan for short-haul ground staff at a works council meeting May 13. </div> <p><a href="https://atwonline.com/labor/air-france-begin-voluntary-redundancy-plan-ground-staff" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://atwonline.com/labor/air-france-begin-voluntary-redundancy-plan-ground-staff#comments Daily News Labor Thu, 09 May 2019 15:07:00 +0000 314577 at https://atwonline.com <p>Air France A321</p> Rob Finlayson Norwegian offers staffing options to deal with Gatwick crew surplus https://atwonline.com/labor/norwegian-offers-staffing-options-deal-gatwick-crew-surplus <div class="node-body article-body">Scandinavian LCC Norwegian Air Shuttle is offering staff part-time working and unpaid leave in a bid to get around a temporary crew surplus at London’s Gatwick Airport. </div> <p><a href="https://atwonline.com/labor/norwegian-offers-staffing-options-deal-gatwick-crew-surplus" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://atwonline.com/labor/norwegian-offers-staffing-options-deal-gatwick-crew-surplus#comments Daily News Labor Leasing ATW Plus Thu, 09 May 2019 14:23:00 +0000 314575 at https://atwonline.com <p>Norwegian Boeing 787-9</p> Rob Finlayson French ATC strike cancels 550+ flights, affects 75,000 passengers https://atwonline.com/labor/french-atc-strike-cancels-550-flights-affects-75000-passengers <div class="node-body article-body">French air traffic controllers (ATCs) are set to begin a 35-hour strike from 7 p.m. May 8, the third national ATC strike in Europe this year, according to Airlines for Europe (A4E).</div> <p><a href="https://atwonline.com/labor/french-atc-strike-cancels-550-flights-affects-75000-passengers" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://atwonline.com/labor/french-atc-strike-cancels-550-flights-affects-75000-passengers#comments Daily News Labor Wed, 08 May 2019 18:50:00 +0000 314570 at https://atwonline.com WestJet Encore, pilots ratify five-year agreement https://atwonline.com/labor/westjet-encore-pilots-ratify-five-year-agreement <div class="node-body article-body">WestJet Encore, the regional subsidiary of Calgary-based LCC WestJet, and its pilots ratified their first labor agreement May 2. </div> <p><a href="https://atwonline.com/labor/westjet-encore-pilots-ratify-five-year-agreement" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://atwonline.com/labor/westjet-encore-pilots-ratify-five-year-agreement#comments Daily News Labor ATW Plus Fri, 03 May 2019 17:21:00 +0000 314528 at https://atwonline.com <p>WestJet Encore Bombardier Q400</p> WestJet SAS, pilots reach agreements, ending six-day strike https://atwonline.com/labor/sas-pilots-reach-agreements-ending-six-day-strike <div class="node-body article-body">Scandinavian Airlines (SAS) has reached agreements with its pilot unions, ending a six-day strike that disrupted operations in Denmark, Norway and Sweden. </div> <p><a href="https://atwonline.com/labor/sas-pilots-reach-agreements-ending-six-day-strike" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://atwonline.com/labor/sas-pilots-reach-agreements-ending-six-day-strike#comments Daily News Labor Fri, 03 May 2019 13:59:00 +0000 314524 at https://atwonline.com <p>Scandinavian Airlines Airbus A320neo</p> Rob Finlayson