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A pilot shortage?

22 July 2016

Richard Nicholl
Head of Conferences
The Royal Aeronautical Society is running an International Flight Crew Training Conference looking at the drivers behind the supply and demand for airline pilots.
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Scott Gibbons
Metropolitan Police Service
55% of pilots say they have experienced a laser attack in the past 12 months. Scott Gibbons, of the Metropolitan Police Service, provides a policing update in relation to the growing menace of laser strikes on aircraft.
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Brendan O'Neal
BALPA Chairman
BALPA will continue to work constructively with the UK Government, particularly the Department for Transport, to ensure that pilots’ voices are heard in the debate about our future relationship with the EU
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Steve Landells
Flight Safety Specialist
In the wake of AF447 and MH370, we find out how new approaches to flight data recovery could improve or speed up the vital task of finding out where an aircraft is and what happened when it has crashed.
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Mick Brade
National Officer
Whatever job you do, there is always the possibility that you may run into problems at work. National Officer, Mick Brade, talks us through how BALPA supports members going through disciplinary or grievance cases.
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