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Flexible working and the aviation industry

Flexible working and the aviation industry

The thought of flexible working in the aviation industry might seem a little bizarre...flight crew have to be on scheduled flights, as do ground crew and other professionals who keep planes in the air, and work around them.  However, there are plenty who benefit from...

UK government considers cutting air passenger duty to save Flybe

UK government considers cutting air passenger duty to save Flybe

The BBC reported today that the government will consider cutting air passenger duty on domestic flights as part of a plan to save regional airline Flybe, after it was suggested by Sky News that the airline is in crunch talks for emergency funding.   The...

How much can you earn working in the aviation industry?

How much can you earn working in the aviation industry?

Air Traffic Controllers are still amongst the highest paid employees in the UK the latest salary review has shown, taking home an average yearly salary of £94,31 (full-time); an increase from 2018’s average salary of £85,714. This is well above the UK average salary...

Two thirds of Thomas Cook Airlines staff ‘yet to find work’

Two thirds of Thomas Cook Airlines staff ‘yet to find work’

A survey of Thomas Cook’s airline workers has revealed that six weeks after the company collapsed, they are struggling to find work and suffering severe financial hardship.   According to a new poll by Unite union, 67% of Thomas Cook Airlines staff are still to...

Introducing the No.1 event trend for 2020

Introducing the No.1 event trend for 2020

These days you don’t have to search very far to find a live event that is accessible to stream via a smartphone, tablet or laptop. In January 2017, Donald Trump’s inauguration broke all records, becoming the most live-streamed event in the history of live-streamed...

Introducing virtual job fairs. An interview with Dave Capper

Introducing virtual job fairs. An interview with Dave Capper

We recently caught up with Managing Director of the Aviation & Aerospace Job Fair, Dave Capper, to see why he thinks you need to start your job search at our virtual job fair. Here’s what he had to say…   Before we start, what is a virtual job fair? A virtual...

How is employment in the aviation industry changing?

How is employment in the aviation industry changing?

The aviation sector is a constantly changing industry that is heavily regulated and employs highly skilled individuals. The UK has the third biggest aviation network in the world, behind the US and China - it is largely privatised and regulated by the Civil Aviation...

Airlines desperate to hire thousands of pilots in the next decade

Airlines desperate to hire thousands of pilots in the next decade

Following terrorist attacks on 11th September 2001 and the recession, pilot jobs were scarce in the US. Giants like American Airlines went 13 years without hiring, according to David Tatum, who reportedly said: “There was little progression, so there was...

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