Aviation News

Pilots Picket Over Pay, with Threat to Strike

Published: 05-26-2016
On Wednesday, dozens of Hawaiian Airlines pilots gathered to picket at Honolulu International Airport and threatened to strike if negotiations continued to stall.“We’re frustrated about our contract negotiations,” pilot Sheila Davis said. “There’s been a turning point where we feel that they’re

3 Biggest Stories in the Airline Industry Today

Published: 05-12-2016
Covering the airline industry's latest news - from customer satisfaction rankings to breastfeeding policies for pilots.

Stricter Aircraft Tracking Rules Are Coming Your Way

Published: 03-10-2016
The ICAO has announced new requirements for the real-time tracking of civilian aircraft in distress.

Passenger Complaints Soar: How Did U.S. Airlines Fare?

Published: 02-24-2016
How did U.S. airlines fare in 2015?

Are Pilots Receiving Proper Training?

Published: 02-10-2016
Recent reports indicate that pilots may not be receiving proper training.

Will Pilots Receive a Major Pay Raise in 2016?

Published: 01-20-2016
Several pilot unions are in negotiations for a new contract. Will 2016 be the year pilots receive a major bump in pay?

A Major Change in Aircraft Tracking Is Coming in 2017

Published: 11-18-2015
Real-time flight tracking will soon be worldwide and satellite-based, a change initiated from the loss of Malaysia Airlines flight MH370.

British Airways Fire Raises Safety Concerns

Published: 09-16-2015
The recent fire on British Airways flight #2276 in Las Vegas raised serious questions about FAA policy, passenger education and the limitations of controlling human behavior during an emergency. Although the fire resulted in only minor bumps and scrapes for evacuating passengers, many were outraged at

How Will the US Solve Its Pilot Shortage?

Published: 08-14-2015
Pilots are high in demand, but recent projections from Boeing Co. shows that it may lead to a shaky future in aviation.

Is Your Airline Going Green With Biofuel?

Published: 07-15-2015
Airlines are turning to biofuel for financial and environmental benefits.


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