Pilots

FAA awards $5M in grants toward next gen pilots and aviation professionals

The Federal Aviation Administration has granted $5 million towards the development of future pilots and aviation professionals...


Leaked memo reveals errors as rusty Qantas pilots return to flying

A leaked internal memo reveals that Qantas is concerned about the poor performance of pilots who have returned to work following the COVID-19 pandemic. ...


The life of a business jet pilot: how does it differ from commercial aviation?

First officer Kristupas Sulija shares his insights into the life of a business jet pilot and explains how the role differs from that of a commercial aviator. ...


30 Years of ECA. From COVID-19 to single pilot ops - what’s next for pilots?

Piloting has changed a lot in 30 years. AeroTime discusses the challenges, progress made and outlook with Captain Tanja Harter....


American Airlines pilots reject company's proposal of increased holiday pay

American Airlines pilots union rejects the company’s increased holiday pay proposal as it aims to seek permanent changes  ...


Southwest Airlines pilot cited for alleged assault of flight attendant

 A Southwest Airlines pilot has been summoned to appear in court for the alleged assault of a flight attendant during a heated conversation about masks.  ...


United Airlines says unvaccinated pilots are costing it millions per month

United Airlines says its unvaccinated pilots are costing $1.4 million every two weeks...


Will British Airways relaunch Gatwick short-haul ops after all? ‌

British Airways may relaunch Gatwick short-haul operations after it reached a deal over pay and working hours with pilots’ union BALPA  ...


Qatar Airways Triple Sevens to be flown by British Airways pilots?

British Airways’ first officers and captains are reportedly offered an opportunity to pilot Qatar Airways Boeing 777s for the upcoming winter season....


What has life been like for cargo pilots during the pandemic?

AeroTime talks to two cargo pilots about their experiences during the pandemic  ...