Lufthansa flights returned to normal on Thursday after a court brought an early end to a two-day pilots' strike but union leaders said they were weighing their options, indicating more disruption could be on the cards.
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A German court ruled Lufthansa pilots must halt a strike on Wednesday that led to the cancellation of around 1,000 flights, in an increasingly bitter row over cost cuts and pay at the airline.
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Pilots at German airline Lufthansa started a second day of strikes on Wednesday, grounding around 1,000 flights and affecting 140,000 passengers, and said more strikes would come if management did not improve their offer in a row over cost cutti
Germany's Lufthansa will not give in to pilots who began a two-day walkout on Tuesday and threatened further strikes in their long-running dispute over cost cuts, retirement benefits and pay, the airline said.
Lufthansa was forced t
Etihad Airways, the national airline of the UAE, is offering pilots seconded from partner airlines the opportunity to transfer to permanent contracts, flying the carrier’s most advanced Airbus and Boeing aircraft.
Rise in demand for travel will see commercial airlines recruiting and training 558,000 new pilots over the next 20 years, with about 40 per cent of those pilots needed in the Asia Pacific region, said a report.
Similarly, around 609,000
Oman Air, the national carrier of the country, is recruiting more candidates from within the Sultanate following the graduation of 10 Omani cadet pilots in March.
The recent graduates trained at l’École Nationale de l
Honeywell Aerospace, a leading manufacturer of aircraft engines and avionics, has released version 1 of a new online weather service that will provide pilots with continuously updated, in-flight weather information.
The Weather Informat
Australian Fashion Designer, Martin Grant, will create a new modern uniform for Qantas’ domestic, regional and international pilots two years after he designed a popular new image for the airline’s cabin crew and ground staff.
Some tense scenes were witnessed in an Air India plane's cockpit between the captain and his deputy in Jaipur, Rajasthan (India) on April 5, just before taking-off for New Delhi, a report said.
When AI 611 was getting ready to fly,