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The professional pilots’ union run by pilots for pilots. The PPU launched in January 2013 and since then has grown to become the union that represents the overwhelming majority of pilots within Virgin Atlantic Airways.

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Coronavirus Specific Resources

These are indeed unprecedented times and now, more than ever, being a union member is vita...

Carbon free by 2050 - Goal or Greenwash?

Much has been said and written recently about the need for airlines to reduce their carbon...

Spillages on the flight deck  - reasons to be ...

Spillages on the flight deck – drinking and flying can be a dangerous mix.

CHANGES TO PILOTS TERMS AND CONDITIONS - FINDING ...

 

CAA Update on Brexit impact on airspace

With Brexit day looming at the end of this month, the CAA have updated their advice on the...

Our new Board cleared for take-off with 2020 ...

The PPU has a new Board packed with experience to oversee the next stage of its developmen...

Issues Affecting Pilots - Fatigue

        Blog one of a series on issues affecting pilots and the industry - Fatigue   If th...

It's been a busy time for the PPU

 

Appeal for High Court Injunction - further update

  The Professional Pilots Union (PPU) has today sought leave to appeal the High Court inju...

PPU Appeal against High Court judgement.

The PPU is appealing against the recent High Court judgement that ruled its industrial act...

PPU Cancel all strike dates

The High Court has  ruled against PPU members taking industrial action. It upheld one of t...

Contaminated air – recent studies highlighted

We are very clear in our stance on cabin air quality, aerotoxic syndrome and the potential...