CAPA President Capt. Larry Rooney’s statement on Congressman DeSaulnier’s “Safe Landings Act”

August 8th, 2019|Comments Off on CAPA President Capt. Larry Rooney’s statement on Congressman DeSaulnier’s “Safe Landings Act”

(WASHINGTON, D.C. — August 8, 2019) “We applaud Representative DeSaulnier’s proactive efforts to improve aviation safety with the "Safe Landings Act" (H.R. 4166), stated Coalition of Airline Pilots Associations (CAPA) President Captain Larry Rooney. “Aviation [...]

Airline Pilots urge Capitol Hill to Enhance Fatigue Rules for All-Cargo Operations

July 23rd, 2019|Comments Off on Airline Pilots urge Capitol Hill to Enhance Fatigue Rules for All-Cargo Operations

(WASHINGTON, D.C.— July 23, 2019) The pilots of the Coalition of Airline Pilots Associations (CAPA); the Air Line Pilots Association, Int’l (ALPA); including the Independent Pilots Association (IPA); and the International Brotherhood of Teamsters Local [...]

CAPA applauds bipartisan House bill to protect aviation jobs and prevent foreign carrier “flag-of-convenience” scheme

July 10th, 2019|Comments Off on CAPA applauds bipartisan House bill to protect aviation jobs and prevent foreign carrier “flag-of-convenience” scheme

(Washington, DC - July 10, 2019)   The Coalition of Airline Pilots Associations (CAPA) representing more than 30,000 professional passenger and all-cargo pilots strongly supports H.R. 3632 “Fair and Open Skies Act” introduced by Reps. Peter [...]

CAPA Board member Captain Dan Carey testifies before House Aviation Subcommittee on Boeing 737MAX issue

June 19th, 2019|Comments Off on CAPA Board member Captain Dan Carey testifies before House Aviation Subcommittee on Boeing 737MAX issue

(Washington, DC - June 19, 2019)  CAPA Board member Captain Dan Carey, President of the Allied Pilots Association, tesitifies before the House Aviation Subcommittee on the Boeing 737MAX issue along with Captain Chesley "Sully" Sullenberger, [...]