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HUNDREDS OF NEW TUI CREW READY TO TAKE TO THE SKIES FOR SUMMER 2024

HUNDREDS OF NEW TUI CREW READY TO TAKE TO THE SKIES FOR SUMMER 2024

3 days ago Press Release Airline News Organisations & Operators

After six weeks and hundreds of hours of training, 443 new cabin crew have earned their wings and are preparing to take to the skies in the coming weeks as TUI gears up for Summer 2024.  With 130 new pilots too, TUI UK&I customers can look forward to being looked after by a team of more than 4250 dedicated airline crew flying them to 59 destinations from 23 regional airports.

SWISS to recruit new pilots from 2023

SWISS to recruit new pilots from 2023

23 December 2022 Press Release Airline News Organisations & Operators

SWISS is to resume the recruitment and training of new pilots from 2023 onwards. The training will be provided by the European Flight Academy, which is operated by Lufthansa Aviation Training. SWISS student pilots can also take advantage of financial training support.

Air Canada and CAE to double the Captain Judy Cameron scholarships

Air Canada and CAE to double the Captain Judy Cameron scholarships

27 October 2022 Press Release Airline News

Air Canada and CAE today (Oct. 25, 2022) announced the two Montreal-based global aviation companies are joining together to advance diversity in aviation doubling the number of 2023 Captain Judy Cameron Scholarships granted to young Canadian women studying to become commercial pilots or maintenance engineers.

Horizon Air’s more than 700 pilots ratify the retention agreement

Horizon Air’s more than 700 pilots ratify the retention agreement

21 September 2022 Press Release Airline News

Horizon Air’s more than 700 pilots, who are represented by the International Brotherhood of Teamsters (IBT), voted to ratify a new agreement aimed at supporting the company’s pilots and retaining talent as mainline airlines continue hiring pilots away from regional airlines at record levels.

Wizz Air Introduces Fixed Cabin Crew and Pilot Rosters

Wizz Air Introduces Fixed Cabin Crew and Pilot Rosters

6 September 2022 Airline News

One of Europe’s fastest-growing airlines is to introduce a fixed roster pattern for pilots and cabin crew as it seeks to shake off criticism over how it treats staff and attract new recruits to fill a growing number of vacancies across the continent.

Middle East to face airline pilot shortages within next two years

Middle East to face airline pilot shortages within next two years

23 August 2022 Press Release Airline News

In its latest update on pilot shortages in the aviation sector, global management consultancy Oliver Wyman has found that, as air travel continues to recover this year, the demand for airline pilots will outstrip supply in most regions globally between 2022 and 2024, with the Middle East feeling the effects first.