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Covid-19 Air Travel: NZALPA Supports ICAO Universal Recommendations

Wednesday, 3 June 2020, 2:30 pm | New Zealand Airline Pilots' Association

The New Zealand Air Line Pilots’ Association (NZALPA) today recommended that New Zealand adopts the International Civil Aviation Organisation’s (ICAO) universal measures to help combat transmission of Covid-19 on aircraft. “We will be addressing ... More >>

Statement From The New Zealand Air Line Pilots’ Association

Thursday, 9 April 2020, 11:57 am | New Zealand Airline Pilots' Association

“The announcement by State Owned Enterprise Airways to remove air traffic services from seven regions* is a decision to put money ahead of the safety of the travelling public. More >>

Statement From The New Zealand Air Line Pilots’ Association

Tuesday, 7 April 2020, 10:48 am | New Zealand Airline Pilots' Association

Today New Zealand Air Line Pilots’ Association (NZALPA) President Captain Andrew Ridling said: “Yesterday NZALPA met several times with Air New Zealand CEO Mr Greg Foran and his executive team to continue our discussions on cost-cutting measures ... More >>

New Zealand Pilots Plan For A Positive Future

Tuesday, 31 March 2020, 2:08 pm | New Zealand Airline Pilots' Association

The New Zealand Air Line Pilots’ Association (NZALPA) urges all in the aviation industry to work together to keep jobs here rather than lose highly skilled New Zealanders to international markets once the recovery starts. “We need to keep looking forward ... More >>

Statement From NZ Air Line Pilots' Association (Nzalpa)

Sunday, 15 March 2020, 10:09 pm | New Zealand Airline Pilots' Association

Today New Zealand Air Line Pilots’ Association (NZALPA) President Captain Andrew Ridling said. “For over a week now NZALPA has been working closely with the executive teams of all of our employer companies that we represent our members – the majority ... More >>

Speech by NZ Airline Association President on Mt Erebus

Thursday, 28 November 2019, 2:55 pm | New Zealand Airline Pilots' Association

Tēnā koutou and good afternoon to my colleagues, the Minister of Transport, and guests, More >>

Air Line Pilots’ Association Reaches Out to Help CAA

Wednesday, 26 June 2019, 12:24 pm | New Zealand Airline Pilots' Association

The New Zealand Air Line Pilots’ Association (NZALPA) is offering its support and resources to the Civil Aviation Authority (CAA) and Transport Minister Phil Twyford as the regulatory body comes under increasing criticism. More >>

Civil Aviation Improvements Must Continue

Thursday, 23 May 2019, 6:47 pm | New Zealand Airline Pilots' Association

Civil Aviation Improvements Must Continue, Not Just Following Major Accidents – Pilots’ Union Changes to the way the Civil Aviation Authority (CAA) manages safety inspections have been welcomed by the New Zealand Air Line Pilots’ Association ... More >>

Pilots Demand End to Alleged Bullying at Auckland Rescue

Friday, 7 December 2018, 7:57 pm | New Zealand Airline Pilots' Association

Pilots Demand End to Alleged Bullying at Auckland Rescue Helicopter Trust The New Zealand Air Line Pilots‘ Association is demanding an end to alleged bullying and harassment at the Auckland Rescue Helicopter Trust and wants an inquiry into both ... More >>

Pilots And Air Traffic Controllers’ Ask ‘How’s Your Day’?

Friday, 12 October 2018, 9:04 am | New Zealand Airline Pilots' Association

How’s your day it’s a simple question – but one with a big impact and one that should be asked more often among men and women working in New Zealand’s growing aviation industry. More >>

NZ Pilots Welcome Custodial Sentence for Laser Strike

Friday, 1 December 2017, 3:27 pm | New Zealand Airline Pilots' Association

NZ Pilots Welcome Custodial Sentence for Laser Strike The New Zealand Air Line Pilots’ Association (NZALPA) today applauded the record prison sentence of five months handed down by a British court to a man who pointed a laser at a police helicopter. This ... More >>

Pilot Union to Push CAA on Drone Regulation And Education

Friday, 19 May 2017, 10:05 am | New Zealand Airline Pilots' Association

Events concerning drone use, including cases of near misses between drones and helicopters in heavily populated tourist areas, have led the New Zealand Air Line Pilot’s Association (NZALPA) to ramp up support for stronger regulation in New Zealand. More >>

Air Line Pilots to Fight Supreme Court Appeal

Thursday, 23 March 2017, 1:22 pm | New Zealand Airline Pilots' Association

The New Zealand Air Line Pilots’ Association (NZALPA) board today announced it will fund and fight to maintain the recent Court of Appeal decision for the Director of Civil Aviation Authority (CAA) to reconsider his review of the 90-metre safety ... More >>

NZALPA Calls for Adjournment of Environment Court Hearing

Wednesday, 1 March 2017, 10:41 am | New Zealand Airline Pilots' Association

Following the Court of Appeal decision for the Director of Civil Aviation Authority (CAA) to reconsider his review of the 90-metre safety area for an extended Wellington Airport runway, the New Zealand Air Line Pilots’ Association (NZALPA) today asked ... More >>

Flexible” Drone Regulations Add Concern for NZ Pilots

Friday, 26 August 2016, 12:14 pm | New Zealand Airline Pilots' Association

The concerns of New Zealand pilots and air traffic controllers about the ‘woeful inadequacy’ of safety regulation around the commercial use of drones, or Unmanned Aerial System/Vehicles (UAS), are yet to be taken seriously, the New Zealand Air ... More >>

NZALPA comments on BEA report into German Wings crash

Wednesday, 16 March 2016, 5:24 pm | New Zealand Airline Pilots' Association

One year on from the tragic loss of German Wings flight 4U9525 on 24 March 2015, our thoughts are still with the families of the 150 crew and passengers that were on board the aircraft. More >>

Alcohol and drug impairment in Aviation addressed

Thursday, 11 February 2016, 3:13 pm | New Zealand Airline Pilots' Association

The New Zealand Air Line Pilots’ Association (NZALPA) supports effective programs to ensure passengers and crew are protected from any ill effects of drug and alcohol issues in the aviation industry. More >>

New Zealand Pilots Association digesting legal ramifications

Monday, 14 September 2015, 12:18 pm | New Zealand Airline Pilots' Association

The New Zealand Air Line Pilots’ Association (NZALPA) is continuing to digest what the legal ramifications are for the aviation industry, following Friday’s Court of Appeal decision, ruling in favour of Jetstar Pilot Richard Greenslade. More >>

Hawkes Bay iconic hotel closed for major refurbishment

Tuesday, 7 April 2015, 10:03 am | New Zealand Airline Pilots' Association

Mangapapa Petit Hotel is undergoing major renovations as part of earthquake strengthening which will see the original 1885 building undergo foundation work and a new hotel reception area added to the main homestead with additional alterations to the popular ... More >>

NZALPA raises concerns on new tower construction at Airport

Thursday, 2 April 2015, 3:15 pm | New Zealand Airline Pilots' Association

NZALPA raises concerns on new tower construction at Wellington Airport. Wellington Airport is planning to build a new 32 metre high air traffic control tower that will be architecturally built on a lean and while Air Traffic Controllers are enthusiastic, ... More >>

 

 
 
 
 
 

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