A group of US Democratic senators are calling on American Airlines chairman and CEO Doug Parker to provide "livable, family-sustaining wages" to passenger service agents at American-owned regional subsidiary Envoy Air.
The average net earnings for Asia Pacific's 25 main carriers fell a little more than 50% year-on-year (YOY) in 2018, in light of "significantly higher jet fuel prices, adverse currency movements and rising pressures on non-fuel cost items," according to Association of Asia Pacific Airlines (AAPA).
China has agreed to recognize European Union (EU) carrier designation, allowing EU airlines to serve China from other EU countries, and to align some aviation safety and certification work following the recent EU-China Summit.
Russia´s Ural Airlines ceased flights from Moscow Zhukovsky to Paris Charles de Gaulle (CDG) and Nice from May 18 after French civil aviation authorities determined the services breached an agreement between the two nations.
Since the crashes of two Boeing 737 MAX 8 crashes, and a continued focus on software designed specifically for that aircraft, it has become increasingly clear that many pilots are finding it hard to believe that they were not informed about that software.