BALPA explores the reality of the pilot pay packet and hears from a newly-qualified pilot who says his salary doesn't go far once he's paid off his training debts.
BALPA Chairman, Brendan O'Neal explains the importance of BALPA's Annual Delegates Conference.
In a survey of 8,000 people, only 17% said they would be happy to fly on a pilotless plane. Captain Tim Pottage looks at the concept of increasing automation in the cockpit and asks whether technology can really replace pilots in the long term and if so, at what cost.
Following our recent blog on changing from military to civil aviation, we take a look at what resources BALPA can offer to support a career change.
The public address is a key part of the professional communication from the flight deck to the cabin. It’s a chance for pilots to speak directly to the passengers and can be a tool that helps keep flights safe. We take a look at what makes a good public announcement.