The pilots of the UPS cargo plane that crashed on Aug. 14, 2013, had complained about the company’s tiring work schedules at the start of the fatal flight before making landing errors...
Independent Pilots Association
14 Nov 2013
U.S. Sens. Barbara Boxer, D-Calif.; Maria Cantwell, D-Wash.; and Amy Klobuchar, D-Minn., have introduced the Safe Skies Act to ensure that America’s cargo plane pilots...
24 Jul 2013
The General Civil Aviation Authority has made recommendations addressing air cargo fire safety as part of its final report on the fatal crash of UPS B747-400 in Dubai, United Arab Emirates, on Sept. 3, 2010.
19 Jul 2013
The Independent Pilots Association, a U.S.-based labor union representing 2,600 UPS pilots, has gained membership in the International Transport Workers’ Federation.