INDIAN COMMERCIAL PILOTS ASSOCIATION

  • ICPA accuses Air India of arbitrarily altering A320 operating norms July 17, 2013

    Mumbai: Indian Commercial Pilots Association has sent a letter to the Civil Aviation Minister citing concerns over a procedure change in Air India. Air India has changed the flight operating procedures for narrowbody A320 aircraft stating that the acceleration altitudes should be brought down. The pilots say that Air India did...
  • ICPA for reinstatement of sacked Air India pilots December 23, 2012

    Mumbai: Pitching for the reinstatement of the 13 sacked Air India pilots, the erstwhile Indian Airlines' pilots body has urged Civil Aviation Minister Ajit Singh to take a lenient view on the issue saying the pilots had been in "distress and facing hardships" for the past six months. "We wish...
  • High court slams Air India's striking pilots April 28, 2011

    New Delhi: The Delhi High Court on Thursday slammed the Indian Commercial Pilots Association (ICPA) which is on strike since Tuesday midnight forcing the national carrier Air India to cancel and reschedule around 100 flights. Pulling up ICPA, Justice Gita Mittal said: "Think properly about what is going on. Sickness, education...
  • HC stays pilots' strike in public interest April 27, 2011

    New Delhi: The Delhi High Court on Wednesday stayed the flash strike by 600 pilots of Air India, who were coopted from erstwhile Indian Airlines, but not before slamming the management for not addressing their demands for some two decades. The court's decision came even as nearly 50 flights, mainly out...
  • AI pilots threaten to go on strike for salary November 3, 2009

    Mumbai: Air India pilots have served the management a fresh ultimatum to sort out issues relating to salary and allowances by November 10, failing which they threatened to go on strike from November 24. In a letter written to the NACIL Chairman and Managing Director Arvind Jadhav, the Indian Commercial...
  • Ministers fake austerity drive? Pilots complain October 8, 2009

    The austerity drive of the UPA might have taken off well but there could be some serious inflight turbulence. CNNIBN has access to a letter written by the Indian Commercial Pilot's Association alleging that ministers and members of Parliament are booking economy class but travelling by business class. ...