Tag: pilot strike

Canada’s WestJet Group to cancel flights as pilot strike looms

Canada's WestJet Group has announced the cancellation of flights as a potential pilot strike looms. In response to the pilots' notice of possible strike action, WestJet Group made the decision on Thursday to preemptively cancel flights, with the strike potentially commencing as early as 0300 MT o...

Adria Airways and Slovenian Airline Pilots’ Association agree deal ending strike threat

Adria Airways and Slovenian Airline Pilots’ Association agree deal ending strike threat

The management of Adria Airways and the Slovenian Airline Pilots’ Association signed new collective agreement yesterday (17 September), ending the threat of strike action.  Pilots were set to go on strike between 18 and 20 September and 30 September and 2 October will now not take place. &nb...

Ryanair faces five more days of strikes in Spain

Ryanair faces five more days of strikes in Spain

Ryanair faces more strikes after Spanish pilot union SEPLA called for industrial action on 19, 20. 22, 27 and 29 September. Around 900 pilots could walk out in protest at the closures of Ryanair bases in Lanzarote, Tenerife, Las Palmas and Girona, which will cut 120 jobs. The low-cost carrier no...

High Court in Dublin halts Ryanair pilot strike, but LCC faces more action

High Court in Dublin halts Ryanair pilot strike, but LCC faces more action

The High Court in Dublin has approved an application by Ryanair to stop a proposed Ireland-based pilot strike on Thursday and Friday this week. Around 180 pilots represented by the union, Forsa, were set to take industrial action from 22-23 August after voting to back a 48-hour strike in a long-...

SAS reports additional traffic disruptions tomorrow due to pilot strike

SAS reports additional traffic disruptions tomorrow due to pilot strike

SAS said today that an ongoing strike that has led to delays and cancellations will run into a sixth day tomorrow (1 May) and as a result of the ongoing conflict it has had to cancel additional departures. The airline said in total, about 47,000 travelers will be affected when SAS cancels 504 de...

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