Virgin Atlantic Pilots Appeal Court Decision Banning Strikes

Credit: Rob Finlayson
LONDON—A union representing pilots at Virgin Atlantic is attempting to overturn a court injunction won by the UK carrier in December 2018, which prevented industrial action from taking place in the run-up to Christmas. The Professional Pilots’ Union (PPU), which represents about 30% of Virgin...
Kerry Reals

Kerry Reals is a UK-based aviation journalist with 15 years’ experience covering all aspects of the airline and aerospace sector for a variety of industry publications. She is a freelance contributor to Aviation Week & Space Technology, Aviation Daily and Air Transport World, focusing on the European airline industry, with an emphasis on how the sector is working to improve sustainability and reduce its carbon footprint.

Subscription Required


This content requires a subscription to one of the Aviation Week Intelligence Network (AWIN) bundles.

Schedule a demo today to find out how you can access this content and similar content related to your area of the global aviation industry.

Already an AWIN subscriber? Login


Did you know?  Aviation Week has won top honors multiple times in the Jesse H. Neal National Business Journalism Awards, the business-to-business media equivalent of the Pulitzer Prizes.