IFALPA Daily News – 13 February 2014
International Airlines Group has revealed Iberia has reached agreement in principle with its pilots’
union, SEPLA, to introduce permanent structural change and improve the airline’s viability.
Pilot union leaders at American Airlines Group Inc. (AAL)’s regional unit rejected a proposed
contract requiring labor concessions and said they would begin helping members find jobs at other
Authorities in Guyana and the U.S. Embassy there have warned of an unspecified “threat” to
Caribbean Airlines flights out of the South American nation.
Asia’s budget carriers plan training centers
As demand for aviation in Asia Pacific continues to grow, so does the requirement for training.
The Gambia is ranked 3rd in the effective implementation of the eight critical elements of
aviation safety regulations and oversight in Africa, coming only after South Africa and Egypt, the
director general of The Gambia Civil Aviation Authority (GCAA) has told lawmakers Monday.
New Delhi: A bill to constitute a Civil Aviation Authority (CAA) to administer and regulate aviation
safety and have an oversight over air transport operators, navigation service providers and other
related issues, has been approved by the government, official sources said Thursday.
A package believed to contain three gold bars triggered a bomb scare on a Singapore-Chennai
flight today and forced the aircraft to be diverted to KL International Airport (KLIA).