AIPA President Mark Sedgwick said the letter from Mr La Spina was “unfortunately characteristic of the long haul discussions”.
“It shows how this business would apparently prefer ultimatums to building consensus at this critical juncture,”...
14 February 2020 | Author: Robyn Ironside, Aviation Writer for The Australian
Suspected Tail Strike and Speedy Flight Amid Storm
Qantas’ flagship Boeing 787 Dreamliner service – QF10 from London Heathrow to Perth International Airport – returned to Heathrow on 9 February due to a suspected tail strike, while taking off in adverse weather conditions at the UK hub.
11 February 2020 | Author: Chris Frame writer for the Australian Aviation
Airbus A350 selected as preferred aircraft (no order placed) | Deadline for confirming delivery slots extended by one month | Regulatory support for ultra long haul routes, pending formal application | Discussions with pilots ongoing
The union representing Qantas' international pilots says data collected on three test flights to assess potential non-stop services from New York and London to east-coast Australia will not be enough to fully understand the risk of pilot fatigue on...