Asian Business Aviation Conference To Be Held April 16-18
The President of the International Civil Aviation Organization (ICAO) Council Roberto Kobeh González will serve as a keynote speaker at the 2013 edition of the Asian Business Aviation Conference & Exhibition (ABACE2013). Scheduled to take place April 16–18, 2013 at Shanghai Hongqiao International Airport, ABACE is the region’s largest show dedicated strictly to showcasing business aviation products and services.
Examines Challenges Impacting The Efficiency And Growth Of Airlines
The U.S. Chamber of Commerce held its 12th Annual Aviation Summit last Thursday, bringing top experts and leaders from all sectors of aviation to discuss critical issues facing the industry. The event examined many of the challenges impacting the efficiency and growth of airlines, including rising fuel prices, onerous environmental regulations, runway availability, and the implementation of the NextGen air traffic modernization program.
Flight Attendants Achieve Double-Digit Pay Increases, Other Improvements
Compass Airlines Flight Attendants, represented by the Association of Flight Attendants-CWA, AFL-CIO (AFA), have reached a tentative agreement for a first contract with the assistance of the National Mediation Board. The agreement would provide double-digit pay increases on date of ratification along with an increased 401k match, schedule flexibility and a grievance procedure among other improvements.