Pilots in Parliament

14 July 2017

Richard Toomer
Head of Communications and External Relations
Pilots join BALPA for a multitude of very good reasons. One of the things we know our members place very highly is our duty to ensure pilots’ voices are heard at the highest echelons of government, and to ensure decision-makers understand the issues that we care about.
Comments 0
Nancy Jackson
Media & Communications Officer
Following on from Part 1 of our blog on difficult landings, we hear from just a few more pilots about some of the trickier landings around the world. So far, we've highlighted the unique challenges of Gibraltar, San Diego and London City. These last two destinations were always going to make the cut...
Comments 0
Nancy Jackson
Media & Communications Officer
We spoke to a number of pilots about some of the trickier landings in the world. While difficult, each has its own quirks that offer pilots a chance to really put their skills to use.
Comments 1
Karen Dee
Airport Operators Association
Karen Dee, Chief Executive of the Airport Operators Association, takes a look at the unique role that regional airports play around the UK.
Comments 1
Alan Wardle
ABTA & A Fair Tax on Flying
Alan Wardle, Director of Public Affairs at ABTA and A Fair Tax on Flying Steering Committee member, looks at the issue of rising Air Passenger Duty and its damage to aviation.  
Comments 0
Displaying results 1-5 (of 10)
  < 1 / 2  > 

Tags

1950s 1960s AAIB ADC Advice age aircraft AircraftWorldCup airline airport alcohol AME association ATC automation autopilot aviation B747 balalnce' balance BALPA benefits Bermuda Triangle BOAC Boeing Brexit CAA caffine Career celebrity change children civil clocks cockpit coffee Communications competition computer modelling ComRes Concorde Conference Crash CVR daughter day' debt debts defamation delays disruption driver drone Drones Drugs easa emergency employment environment Europe event events expansion Expert Facebook family father Fatigue feedback finance Flight Crew Futures flight deck Flight Safety flights flying FTL fuel funding future Germanwings golden Government green Health Heathrow Helicopter History hotels ice IFALPA Industrial interview Investigation jet job jobs lag laser Lasers law laws legal life Lifestyle Market Medical Melanoma Members membership mental mental health military Monarch 'mother's mum mystery NEC negotiation network new year nextGen noise North Sea opportunity parent parenting passengers Pay peer support Pensions photography pilot pilotless Pilots plane police professional recognition recruitment Redundancy Reps re-training RPAS Ryanair Safety safety. salary scheduling Security short-haul Single sleep snow Social Media space space travel speedbird 38 sterotype storm Stress support survey tax Technical testing time tired trafficking training travel travel chaos tribunal tuc ufo union Virgin Galactic visit Weather Webinar winter work 'work-life work-life balance zone