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May Air Cargo Shows Slight Pickup Amid Continuing Capacity Crunch

The International Air Transport Association (IATA) released data for global air freight markets in May showing a slight improvement in the air cargo market. But…

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Continued progress toward implementation of ICAO’s Carbon Offsetting and Reduction Scheme for International Aviation

Separate developments last week marked significant progress toward the global implementation of ICAO’s Carbon Offsetting and Reduction Scheme for International Aviation (CORSIA), despite the challenges…

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SASI Training and Learning

Strategic Aviation Solutions International (SASI) announced that in response to customer comments and also the unprecedented changes required in air logistics a complete revamp of…

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Back bill to end “fire and rehire” pilots union urges Government.

Yesterday Gavin Newlands MP (SNP, Paisley and Renfrewshire North) introduced a bill in the House of Commons which would end the controversial practice of ‘fire…

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Flight Attendants Union Endorses Charles Booker for United States Senate in Kentucky

The Association of Flight Attendants-CWA, AFL-CIO (AFA) endorses Charles Booker for United States Senate in Kentucky. AFA President Sara Nelson released the following statement on…

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IATA Interactive Map Gives Travelers Latest COVID-19 Restrictions with Real-time Alerts Available

The International Air Transport Association (IATA) introduced a free online interactive world map to provide travelers with the latest COVID-19 entry regulations by country. The…

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ICAO Council adopts new COVID-19 aviation recovery ‘Take Off’ guidelines to reconnect the world

The ICAO Council adopted a new report and recommendations today aimed at restarting the international air transport system and aligning its global recovery.  The COVID-19…

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IATA Calls on Tunisia’s Government for Direct Financial Relief for Aviation

The International Air Transport Association (IATA) called on the Government of Tunisia to urgently provide financial relief measures for the aviation industry in order to…

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Pilots call for Government to take control of aviation

Ahead of the Chancellor appearing in the House of Commons this afternoon to talk about support for the aviation sector, pilots union BALPA said the…

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Response to news of potential job cuts at easyJet

BALPA General Secretary, Brian Strutton said:  “easyJet staff will be shocked at the scale of this announcement and only 2 days ago staff got a…

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BALPA tells the Transport Select Committee that a strategy for aviation is needed right now

Pilots say they fear the Government still has no strategic plan for how to help aviation through the coronavirus induced crisis, after evidence was given…

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Flight Attendants Respond to Sen. Warren’s Letter Slamming Delta Air Lines for Cutting Employee Hours After Receiving Payroll Grants

The Association of Flight Attendants-CWA, AFL-CIO (AFA) is responding to the letter that Senator Elizabeth Warren (D-MA) and Senator Jack Reed (D-RI) sent to Delta Air Lines…

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FAA Proposes $5.89 Million Civil Penalty Against Humes McCoy Aviation of Atlanta, Ga., for Alleged Illegal Charter Flights

The U.S. Department of Transportation’s Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) proposes a $5.89 million civil penalty against Humes McCoy Aviation of Atlanta, Ga., for conducting hundreds…

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ICAO promotes COVID-19-free public health corridors to keep vital air cargo moving

ICAO is encouraging the establishment of special COVID-19-free Public Health Corridors (PHCs) to address the “extensive and varied” country-to-country border restrictions now in place due…

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EASA/ECDC Guidelines Welcomed – Essential that European States Adopt Harmonized Measures

The International Air Transport Association (IATA) welcomed the release by the European Aviation Safety Agency (EASA) and the European Centre for Disease Prevention and Control…

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