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BBT March/April 2019 cover
March/April 2019

British Airlines Pilots' Association (Balpa)

British Airways A320 short-haul aircraft
3 Dec 2018
Staff are 'disconnected' from airline's success
Ryanair planes
30 Jan 2018
All UK pilots win union recognition
Ryanair aircraft
19 Jan 2018
But airline may be investigated by HMRC
EU Commission warns UK flights could be prevented from flying to the EU after Brexit
13 Dec 2017
UK carriers could lose right to fly in EU airspace
1 Nov 2017
BALPA asks if sudden shut-down was necessary
3 Jul 2017
Drone causes Gatwick to shut runway
13 Jun 2017
Balpa warns a ‘poorly-planned’ Brexit could damage the UK aviation industry
21 Dec 2016
Users could face heavy fines if found guilty of dangerous flying
Easyjet aircraft
2 Nov 2016
Pilots accept offer from airline over pilot fatigue concerns
Easyjet aircraft
21 Sep 2016
Airline responds with final offer to resolve dispute
31 Aug 2016
Unions warn further delay could hit jobs and economic growth
18 Apr 2016
British Airways flight landed safely after being hit by unidentified object
Easyjet to introduce drones for aircraft inspection
12 May 2015
Survey shows half of British people think prison is appropriate punishment
23 Jul 2014
BALPA calls for ‘uniform level of safety’ for ‘risky’ flights
27 Aug 2013
Union says new EU rules would jeopardise air safety
18 Feb 2013
BALPA to ask members about possible strike action in row over recruitment of new pilots
8 Jul 2011
A new deal for pilots at Virgin Atlantic has been put on the table, averting a potential strike
3 May 2011
The general secretary of the British Airline Pilots’ Association (BALPA) has called for a “fundamental review” of airport security
6 Sep 2010
British Airways (BA) and Virgin Atlantic are both holding talks today with their respective staff unions, in a bid to avert strike action.
24 Aug 2010
The British Airlines Pilots Association will meet with bosses at Virgin Atlantic this afternoon for "last ditch talks" over working conditions.