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For sustainable air transport: French pilots’ union SNPL supports a minimum price for airline tickets

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SNPL, the National Airline Pilots Union, in the context of reducing the climate footprint of air transport, calls for the establishment at European level...

Lufthansa and pilots’ union Vereinigung Cockpit agree on package of short-term crisis measures, also valid for German base of Brussels Airlines

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Pilots’ contributions through December: reduced top-up payments for short-time working compensation benefits, compensation adjustments, and reductions in pension benefits In return, redundancies due...

British Airways reaches agreement with its pilots on job protection package

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After nearly three months of negotiations over British Airways' proposals to make up to 1,255 pilots redundant and change terms and conditions by "fire...

European Air Traffic Controllers union ATCEUC against extension of slot waiver

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Extending slot-waiver undermines competition and EU Citizens’ rights IATA’s request to extend the “Slot-waiver”, implemented with REGULATION (EU) 2020/459 OF THE EUROPEAN PARLIAMENT AND OF...

Ryanair and UK pilot union BALPA agree on 20% pay cuts to save UK jobs

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Ryanair today (2 July) welcomed BALPA’s acceptance for UK Pilots of a 4-year agreement, which includes a 20% pay reduction restored over 4 years,...

Lufthansa pilots’ union wants Lufthansa to remain competitive by maintaining all slots

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The Lufthansa rescue package is subject to approval by the EU Commission. According to media reports, Brussels is demanding that Lufthansa make slots available...

Ryanair threatens to dismiss 25% of its Belgium-based pilots

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Low-cost airline Ryanair threatens to dismiss 25% of its Belgium-based pilots. In a press statement, the Belgian Cockpit Association (BeCA), the professional organisation representing...

Lufthansa pilots union welcomes rescue package, expects EU Commission to avoid blocking it

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The Vereinigung Cockpit pilots' union about the Lufthansa rescue package: Delays and restrictions from Brussels should not endanger jobs. Vereinigung Cockpit welcomes the agreement between...

German pilots’ union Vereinigung Cockpit calls for more solutions to be found to save Lufthansa

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Against the backdrop of the threat to thousands of jobs, Vereinigung Cockpit warns not to let the negotiations fail due to the dispute over...

BALPA comments on Ryanair’s decision to dismiss 336 U.K. based pilots

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Irish low-cost airline Ryanair, which recently accepted £600 million (€673 million) in funding from the Bank of England, today confirmed...
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British pilots association BALPA: “Thomas Cook German subsidiary (Condor) rescued while UK staff and holiday makers suffer!”

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In a press statement, British airline pilots association BALPA reacted furiously after they learnt that Condor - Thomas Cook's German airline - has been...

European Cockpit Association: “Ryanair on a confrontation course, again”

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This will be the second summer of industrial unrest in a row for Ryanair and the underlying root causes seem similar, and familiar to...

Security agents could launch actions at Belgian airports as early as Saturday

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The security agents could carry out actions in the different airports of Belgium as of Saturday, at the beginning of the Easter school holidays,...

Government shutdown: worried Air Line Pilots Association (ALPA) sends an open letter to President Trump

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The Air Line Pilots Association (ALPA), world's largest pilots union (representing many airline pilots but mainly pilots working for Delta Air Lines, United Airlines...

British Airline Pilot’s Association (BALPA) responds to Ryanair claim that deal has been agreed

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This morning (19 October), Ryanair announced that they had signed an agreement with the British Airline Pilots’ Association (BALPA) on seniority and base transfer agreement. Shortly...

German based Ryanair pilots are planning a 24-hour strike on Wednesday

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The biggest strike in Ryanair’s history looms for 28 September but Vereinigung Cockpit (VC) is calling on Ryanair pilots to take industrial action already...

European Cockpit Association: “Ryanair reaches deals in Italy & Ireland. Is the best yet to come?”

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A tentative agreement between Ryanair and Irish pilots and a Collective Labour Agreement (CLA) with Italian pilots – this is the current situation in...