BALPA is the professional association and registered trade union established to represent the interests of all UK pilots
SFO Barbara McKay
BALPA member
On the anniversary of the miracle on the Hudson, we look at just how tricky it is to land on water. 
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Surviving the unimaginable

17 January 2018

Steve Landells
BALPA Flight Safety Specialist
10 years after the crash of Speedbird 38 at London Heathrow, BALPA Flight Safety Specialist and former pilot, Steve Landells, examines the spectacular flying that prevented a major catastrophe and looks at the importance of learning lessons from past accidents. 
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Nancy Jackson
BALPA Media & Communications Officer
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.
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