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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

United cancels 737 MAX flights into June as Spirit AeroSystems to freeze parts production

United Airlines Co is extending its cancellations of Boeing 737 MAX flights until June 4 as Boeing's top supplier, Spirit AeroSystems Inc, said it would stop making fuselages for the grounded jets......»»

Category: topSource: reutersDec 20th, 2019

Flying 14 hours or more? Boeing sees longer routes as "key" for growth

Serving airlines that will operate flights lasting 14 hours or longer is a "key consideration" for Boeing Co's global growth strategy over the next 20 years, an executive said on Tuesday......»»

Category: topSource: reutersNov 12th, 2019

United Airlines" plans to sunset 757s depends on 737 MAX timing: COO

United Airlines wants to sunset older Boeing Co 757s "as soon as possible" but the timing will depend on when the Boeing 737 MAX starts flying again, Chief Operating Officer Andrew Nocella told journalists on Friday......»»

Category: topSource: reutersOct 25th, 2019

Columbus one of first destinations for United Airlines" new innovative regional jet

United Airlines’ newest regional aircraft, the Bombardier CRJ-550, finally will start flying on Oct. 27 – and Columbus is one of its first destinations. Initially expected to begin flying under the United Express regional banner as early as .....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsOct 14th, 2019

The Boeing 737 Max won’t resume flying in the US before 2020 (BA, UAL)

United Airlines announced on Friday that it would extend B.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderOct 11th, 2019

United Airlines pulls 737 Max from schedule through mid-December

United's move on Friday is further indication that the timeframe for the troubled Boeing aircraft's return to flying is still unclear......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsAug 30th, 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