Pilots

Air India cancels pilot layoffs, may need flight crew in summer 2021

Air India cancels flight crew layoffs....


Delta Airlines to bring back 400 pilots by summer 2021

Delta Air Lines plans to bring 400 pilots back to flying by summer 2021....


Who is world’s most famous pilot?

Some pilots are famous, others are extremely famous. But who is the one most recognizable across the world?...


US low-cost airline Frontier to restart hiring pilots

US low-cost air carrier Frontier Airlines announced it would resume pilot hiring....


Decoding pilot lingo: what does this phrase mean? | Best of 2020

How much of the pilot talk are you actually able to understand?...


Boeing hires pilots to help airlines relaunch 737 MAX

In an effort to ensure the smooth return of its 737 MAX, Boeing is reportedly hiring 160 pilots to incorporate in airlines. ...


Cathay Pacific expat pilots find difficulty in obtaining work visas

Cathay Pacific expat pilots are finding difficulty in obtaining and renewing work visas, after the airline suffered an economic downturn....


Air India pilot unions demand state’s interference over wage cuts

As the aviation sector in India is set on the path of recovery, austerity measures are being scaled back. However, the Air India pilots suffer from further pay cuts....


Emirates offers pilots 1-year unpaid leave & partly covered costs

Dubai-based air carrier Emirates came to the company’s pilots with an unpleasant offer. The airline asked its pilots to take unpaid leave for a period of 12 months. However, the carrier would cover the flight crew expenses related to accommodation and medical care....


How do pilots remain calm in extreme situations?

Anyone who has at least a passing interest in aviation probably has encountered this stereotype: pilots are calm. They never lose cool or even raise a voice in extreme situations. They report an uncontained engine failure as if it was a daily occurrence, and ask for an emergency landing as if they were ordering their dinner. ...