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  • Virgin America flight attendants vote for TWU representation


    ​Flight attendants at Virgin America have voted in favour of representation by the Transport Workers Union, the first employee group at the carrier to approve union representation.


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  • Virgin America flight attendants vote for TWU representation

    News | 13 Aug 2014 18:54 | Edward Russell

    ​Flight attendants at Virgin America have voted in favour of representation by the Transport Workers Union, the first employee group at the carrier to approve union representation.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Virgin-America-flight-attendants-vote-for-TWU-representation-402665/
  • Spirit reaches tentative deal with flight attendants union

    News | 07 Aug 2014 18:54 | Ghim-Lay Yeo

    Miramar, Florida-based Spirit Airlines has come to a tentative agreement on a five-year contract with its flight attendants, represented by the Association of Flight Attendants-CWA (AFA).http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Spirit-reaches-tentative-deal-with-flight-attendants-union-402491/
  • AWAS names sales director for Latin America

    News | 07 Aug 2014 14:36

    Operating lessor AWAS is growing its Latin America commercial presence with the appointment of Diego Estrada as sales director.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/AWAS-names-sales-director-for-Latin-America-402478/
  • FARNBOROUGH: Lessor Intrepid joins 777-300ER customer list

    News | 15 Jul 2014 11:03

    Intrepid Aviation has placed an order for six Boeing 777-300ERs, taking options for an additional four.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/FARNBOROUGH-Lessor-Intrepid-joins-777-300ER-customer-list-401522/
  • IATA: Airline CEOs call for change in SITA governance

    News | 02 Jun 2014 15:16 | Mark Pilling

    ​Leading airline CEOs made an unexpected call during the working session at yesterday’s AGM for SITA to restructure how it is governed.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/IATA-Airline-CEOs-call-for-change-in-SITA-governance-399957/
  • IATA: New airport and airliners to transform Qatar Airways

    News | 30 May 2014 15:13

    Doha’s hosting of the IATA annual general meeting, set to kick off on 1 June, coincides with a period of dramatic change at Qatar Airways. In addition to moving its operations to the Qatari capital’s vast new Hamad International hub – of which it is the operator – the Oneworld member is poised to put its first Airbus A380 into service and by year-end will receive the first A350, for which it is the launch customer.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/IATA-New-airport-and-airliners-to-transform-Qatar-Airways-399534/