Pilots at Las Vegas-based ultra-LCC Allegiant Air are threatening to strike over what they claim is foot-dragging by the company on installing a new crew schedule-bidding system, while the airline insists the process is moving along. As part of a five-year contract ratified in July 2016, the pilots and the airline agreed to hammer out the specifics of a new preferential bidding system (PBS) and implement software within six months. But nearly two years later, the current, in-house PBS ...

Subscribe to Access this Entire Article

"Allegiant Air pilots threaten strike action over crew scheduling" is part of ATW Plus, our online premium membership. Subscribing will provide you access to exclusive news, carefully researched airline financial, fleet and traffic data, plus the option to receive our popular, award-winning print magazine. To learn more, click here. If viewing via ATW Mobile, please login and click "Read web article" to view fully. Questions? ATWPlus@penton.com.

Already registered? Log in here.