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  1. News - World - AVIATION

    Virgin America cabin crew form union

    Posted Aug 14th 2014, 09:42pm by AFP

    ... and argued that a union would allow them to strike a better deal with the management. "We're excited about what this election means for inflight team members," said Los Angeles-based ...

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    British Airways faces strike threat over junior cabin crew pay

    Posted Jun 23rd 2014, 09:09pm by GDN

    ... The Guardian in London BA faces strike threat over junior crew pay British Airways is facing the threat of renewed strikes after cabin crew said they were prepared to take industrial ... voted said they would go on strike. About a third of the eligible crew voted in the ballot, taken to gauge feeling in a fleet that unionised rapidly in 2012. The mixed fleet is a predominantly ...

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    Malaysia Airlines passenger jet ‘shot down’ over Ukraine

    Posted Jul 18th 2014, 02:34am by AGENCIES

    ... On Wednesday evening, a Ukrainian fighter jet was shot down by an air-to-air missile from a Russian plane, Ukrainian authorities said yesterday. It is the second tragedy to strike a Malaysia Airlines ...

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    British Airways to offer Slow TV on flights out of Hong Kong

    Posted Jun 24th 2014, 05:09am by Bloomberg

    ... to strikes. British Airways was preparing for renewed strikes by member of the so-called mixed fleet- a class of crew of inferior pay- after their pay claims were rebuffed. And in France, the country's civil aviation body urged airlines to cut flights by up to 20 per cent in Paris and some other cities due to an air controllers' strike. The six-day strike called by a leading trade ...

  5. News - Hong Kong - AVIATION

    Threat of Christmas chaos as Cathay pilots and crew ponder strikes

    Posted Nov 27th 2013, 05:15am by Phila Siu

    ... Phila Siu phila.siu@scmp.com Pilot and cabin crew unions may disrupt busy Christmas period if pay demands aren't met Threat of Christmas strike looms at Cathay Cathay Pacific ... regularly on issues of mutual interest. Last year, the cabin crew union threatened to go on strike after the airline offered a 2 per cent raise, but called it off when other benefits were offered. ...

  6. News - Hong Kong - AVIATION

    Cathay Pacific set to offer pay rise to avert Christmas strikes by staff

    Posted Nov 29th 2013, 05:23am by Emily Tsang

    ... Emily Tsang emily.tsang@scmp.com Cathay set to offer pay rise to avert strikes Cathay Pacific is optimistic it can avoid potential industrial action by its cabin crew during the busy Christmas season based on its annual pay rise plan for next year, a source close to the matter said yesterday. It is not clear how big the increase will be, but it is understood that management ...

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    Wages strike by Lufthansa staff grounds 1,755 flights

    Posted Apr 23rd 2013, 12:00am by Christy Choi, Bloomberg

    ... Christy Choi and Bloomberg in Berlin Services to Hong Kong cancelled as Germany's largest airline pushes efficiency programme Wages strike by Lufthansa staff grounds 1,755 flights Nearly 150,000 passengers were affected as Germany's largest airline Lufthansa suspended almost its entire service for a full day because of a pay strike. The airline grounded a total ...

  8. Business - Companies - AVIATION

    Boeing faces strike by engineers on top of Dreamliner groundings

    Posted Feb 20th 2013, 12:00am by BLOOM

    ... Bloomberg in Seattle Battling Boeing faces strike by engineers Boeing, already struggling with the grounding of its 787 Dreamliner, is facing a possible strike by unionised engineers, ... workers considering whether to authorise a walkout in their dispute over retirement benefits. Approval would allow the Seattle-based union to call a strike at any time. Labour strife may undermine ...

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    Swiss Air Force at ready, but only in office hours

    Posted Feb 18th 2014, 09:58pm by BLOOM

    ... Bloomberg in Geneva Swiss Air Force at ready, but only in office hours Want to invade Switzerland? Just make sure you strike outside office hours. When an Ethiopian Airlines Enterprise aircraft carrying 202 passengers entered Swiss airspace on Monday after being hijacked by the co-pilot en route to Rome, Switzerland's Air Force remained on the ground. That's because ...

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    British Airways plane hits Johannesburg airport office building

    Posted Dec 23rd 2013, 02:26pm by AFP, Bloomberg, Reuters

    ... Agencies in Johannesburg Wing of British Airways jet slices through offices while taxiing on wrong runway in Johannesburg Passenger jet strikes airport building BA 747 slices through a building in Johannesburg pic.twitter.com/CrOgqDlmLv — Flight Emergencies (@FlightEmergency) December 23, 2013 A British Airways plane carrying 202 people has struck an office building ...




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