Willie Walsh, the chief executive of British Airways’ parent company IAG, has called on the airline’s pilots to settle their pay dispute. Nearly 4,000 pilots who work for British Airways and belong to the British Airline Pilots’ Association (Balpa) have voted overwhelmingly to reject a pay deal that BA says …Read More »
After a day in court that lasted longer than some transatlantic flights, British Airways’ attempt to get an injunction against its pilots’ planned strike was rejected. But BA immediately announced it would appeal against Mrs Justice Elisabeth Laing’s judgment. On Monday the British Airline Pilots’ Association (Balpa) announced that the …Read More »
British Airways strike threat: When would the pilot walkout happen and which flights would be affected?
Passengers booked on summer flights on British Airways are about to learn whether their travel plans could be torn up by a strike by pilots at BA. For the past four weeks nearly 4,000 members of flight crew who belong to the British Airline Pilots’ Association (Balpa) have been voting …Read More »