Sunday, 17 October 2021

Tag Archives: Pilots

Pilots of India’s Jet Airways defer strike, seek salary dues

NEW DELHI: The pilots’ union of India’s troubled Jet Airways said on Sunday it will give the carrier’s new management two weeks to clear unpaid salaries, deferring its plan to take strike action. Jet has delayed payments to pilots, suppliers and lessors for months and defaulted on loans after racking ...

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Australia to set up drone-identifying systems

CANBERRA-Sputnik: Drone “hot spots” in Australia are getting sensors to automatically identify the aircraft and their pilots. Australia’s Civil Aviation Safety Authority (Casa) said it would install the equipment at the nation’s airports starting next month. The monitors have been planned for some time, but come in the wake of ...

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Thomas Cook pilots call off pay row strikes

LONDON: Pilots working for the travel group Thomas Cook have called off eight days of strikes that had been planned this month, the Balpa union has said. The strikes were cancelled after the two sides agreed to enter binding arbitration to resolve a pay dispute. It means that a strike ...

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British Voters face ID check in anti-ballot fraud trial

LONDON: Voters in trial areas will be required to show proof of identification before casting their ballot, in an attempt to eliminate electoral fraud. Pilots of the ID scheme will be carried out at a number of polling stations across England in the local elections in 2018, before a decision is taken ...

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