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United Airlines says its pilots must stop drinking at least 12 hours before flying

United released a memo telling its pilots to cut themselves off at least 12 hours before flying. The FAA standard is eight hours before flying......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralAug 14th, 2019

United Airlines says its pilots must stop drinking at least 12 hours before flying

United released a memo telling its pilots to cut themselves off at least 12 hours before flying. The FAA standard is eight hours before flying......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralAug 14th, 2019

United piltos told to stop drinking 12 hours before flying planes

Buzz60’s Elizabeth Keatinge tells us about a new United policy where pilots have to stop drinking 12 hours before they fly......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralAug 14th, 2019

United Airlines Wants Its Pilots to Stay Sober Longer

We all know the dangers of driving when we’ve been drinking. Just imagine how perilous flying an airplane under those circumstances would be — for the passengers and crew as well as for other........»»

Category: blogSource: 247wallstAug 14th, 2019

United Airlines Tells Pilots No Alcohol for 12 Hours Before Flights

The change comes several days after two United pilots were arrested in Scotland DALLAS — United Airlines is set.....»»

Category: topSource: timeAug 13th, 2019

United Airlines is being sued for allegedly failing to stop a pilot who shared explicit photos of a flight attendant

Leon Neal/Getty Images The US government is suing United Airlines for allegedly failing to stop one of its pilots from post.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderAug 10th, 2018

U.S. airlines tap army helicopter pilots to ease shortage

U.S. Army pilot Shaun Perez spent ten hours flying an Apache helicopter over Afghanistan, providing gun cover for Special Forces soldiers on the ground as they hunted for high-value targets, guns and weapons......»»

Category: topSource: reutersJan 23rd, 2019

Spectre Of Amazon And Peak Season Looms Over Stalled Talks Between Atlas, ATSG And Teamsters

For the second time in four months, unionized pilots flying for cargo airlines Atlas Air Worldwide Holdings (NASDAQ: AAWW), its Southern Air unit, and ABX Air, a unit of Air Transport Services Group (NASDAQ: ATSG), desc read more.....»»

Category: blogSource: benzingaAug 22nd, 2019

Ryanair fails to stop UK pilots" strike but wins case in Ireland

An Irish court granted an injunction on Wednesday to prevent Ryanair's Dublin-based pilots from going on strike, but the airline suffered a setback when a London court just hours later rejected a similar application for its British pilots......»»

Category: topSource: reutersAug 21st, 2019

United Airlines extends 737 MAX cancellations until Sept. 3

United Airlines said on Wednesday it has decided to remove the Boeing 737 MAX from its flying schedule until Sept. 3, leading to about 1,900 total flight cancellations in August......»»

Category: topSource: reutersJun 26th, 2019

No F-35 For Turkey If Russia Arms Deal Goes Forward: US Envoy

The United States will stop Turkey from flying and developing the F-35 stealth jet if Ankara moves forwa.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeJun 25th, 2019

Exclusive: U.S. airlines expect Boeing 737 MAX jets need up to 150 hours of work before flying again

Once regulators approve Boeing Co's grounded 737 MAX jets for flight, each aircraft will likely require between 100 and 150 hours of preparation before flying, officials from the three U.S. airlines that operate the MAX told Reuters......»»

Category: topSource: reutersMay 23rd, 2019

United CEO promises to rebook passengers concerned about 737 MAX

United Airlines Chief Executive Oscar Munoz promised on Wednesday to accommodate any passengers concerned about flying Boeing Co's 737 MAX jets once regulators deem the aircraft safe to fly again......»»

Category: topSource: reutersMay 22nd, 2019

Spider-Man flying on United Airlines: In-flight safety video features unabashed promotional tie-in

Th decadelong move to turn the once mundane in-.....»»

Category: topSource: chicagotribuneMay 14th, 2019

The Wall Street Journal: Boeing didn’t tell Southwest that 737 Max safety feature had been turned off

Plane maker Boeing Co. didn’t tell Southwest Airlines Co. when the carrier began flying 737 Max jets in 2017 that a standard safety feature, found on earlier models and designed to warn pilots about malfunctioning sensors, had been deactivated......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchApr 28th, 2019

United sees Boeing"s 737 MAX flying this summer, deliveries before year-end

United Airlines expects Boeing Co's grounded 737 MAX jets to return to service this summer, with deliveries resuming before the end of the year, an executive said on Wednesday, reassuring investors concerned about a prolonged suspension......»»

Category: topSource: reutersApr 17th, 2019

U.S. restrictions on Qatar Airways could lead to unraveling of aviation agreements: airlines

The U.S. government should not restrict Qatar Airways or Air Italy from flying to the United States because it may lead to the unraveling of other aviation agreements around the world, three U.S. airlines said in a letter to officials on Wednesday......»»

Category: topSource: reutersApr 17th, 2019

United plans non-stop flights between New York and Cape Town from December

United Airlines said on Monday it plans to operate non-stop flights between New York and Cape Town thrice a week starting December......»»

Category: topSource: reutersApr 15th, 2019

FAA meets with pilot unions over Boeing 737 Max

Pilots from United Airlines, American Airlines and Southwest met with federal aviation regulators Friday.....»»

Category: topSource: washpostApr 13th, 2019

FAA meets with pilot unions over deadly Boeing 737 Max crashes

Pilots from United Airlines, American Airlines and Southwest met with federal aviation regulators to discuss a software overhaul and related training requirements designed to make the planes airworthy again......»»

Category: topSource: washpostApr 12th, 2019

FAA meets with U.S. airlines, pilot unions on Boeing 737 MAX

The Federal Aviation Administration met for three hours on Friday with representatives from the three major U.S. airlines that fly now grounded Boeing 737 MAX airplanes and their pilots' unions to discuss two fatal crashes and the path forward......»»

Category: topSource: reutersApr 12th, 2019