FAAN Denies Recruitment Reports

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Federal Airports Authority of Nigeria (FAAN) GM corporate affairs Yakubu Dati confirmed the authority is not engaged in a recruiting drive and reports that it is adding new personnel are false and misleading. FAAN’s last recruiting period was between March 2015 …

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Paul Simmons Appointed As Malaysia Airlines Chief Commercial Officer

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Malaysia Airlines yesterday officially announced the appointment of Paul Simmons as Malaysia Airlines Berhad’s Chief Commercial Officer.  Paul is expected to commence his new role by the 1st December 2015. Announcing the appointment, MAS’ Chief Executive Officer Christoph Mueller said “On …

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Boeing Forecasts Rising Demand for Commercial Airline Pilots and Technicians

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Boeing on Monday 20th July released a new forecast showing continued strong demand for commercial airline pilots and maintenance technicians as the world’s airlines add 38,000 airplanes to the global fleet over the next 20 years. Boeing’s 2015 Pilot and Technician Outlook …

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Dispute Between KLM/Air France Management and Staff Resolved

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The National Union of Air Transport Employees says it has resolved its dispute with the management of Air France-KLM over the recent sack of some of the airline’s staff. NUATE’s Assistant General Secretary, Olayinka Abioye, disclosed this on Monday in …

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Iberia To Hire 120 Pilots After 11 years Hiatus

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Iberia will begin hiring to fill 120 pilot positions in the coming weeks, after 11 years without accepting applications. The new pilots will join Iberia over the next two years, starting this summer. Agreements between the company and the pilots …

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Lufthansa offers further concession to crew union

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Lufthansa is offering a further concession to the Vereinigung Cockpit flight crew union in the ongoing round of collective bargaining talks. The union has repeatedly demanded general arbitration. In order to avoid new strikes at the expense of the passengers, …

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Lufthansa pilots called a third strike in two weeks

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German flag-carrier Lufthansa has cancelled 110 flights out of Munich today after pilots’ union Vereinigung Cockpit called a third strike in two weeks. Thousands of passengers are affected by the action at the airport, Lufthansa’s second largest base. The strike …

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