Entries by Barry

Alitalia facing bankruptcy once again

Italy’s flag carrier Alitalia has started bankruptcy proceedings for the second time in ten years. Its employees have said ‘no’ to further cuts that would have followed the $2.2 billion recapitalisation plan proposed to save the struggling carrier. The airline’s shareholders have voted in favour of special administration. Etihad which owns a 49% stake in […]

Mega Maldives Airlines suspends operations

Mega Maldives Airlines has suspended operations from May 2nd whilst it completes a restructuring and recapitalisation process. This is another example of the industry being as ‘cut-throat’ as ever. The Airlines other management and administrative functions will continue to operate. Their CEO George Weinmann said “the board of directors and executive team felt that it […]

Eva Air Recruitment Day in Miami, Florida

APAS recruitment team will soon be visiting Miami on the 9th of May as part of our 2017 APAS Worldwide Pilot Recruitment Roadshow. This time with their long standing airline partner – EVA Airways (based in Taiwan). The morning session will focus on the EVA Air B777 and A321 On-Type and None Type Rated First […]