Lee Moak

Type: Person
Name: Lee Moak
First reported Apr 11 2014 - Updated Apr 12 2014 - 1 reports

Delta protests U.S.-backed financing for foreign airlines

Delta Air Lines is lobbying for changes to how the Export-Import bank operates, saying the program unfairly benefits its foreign competitors, who can use it to purchase Boeing airplanes. Earlier this week, Air Line Pilots Association (ALPA) President ... [Published Air Transport Association - Apr 11 2014]
First reported Apr 11 2014 - Updated Apr 11 2014 - 1 reports

CAPA's Airlines in Transition: limits on ownership, legal knots, labour and long haul

© CAPAAt CAPA's Airlines in Transition 2014 conference in Dublin , the opening session included high profile industry figures debating a key area of airline industry transformation (or not): national ownership controls. The panel included IAG CEO Willie ... [Published Centre for Asia Pacific Aviation - Apr 11 2014]
First reported Apr 11 2014 - Updated Apr 11 2014 - 1 reports

U.S. Airline Workers Need Fair Skies, Not Just Open Skies

Source: ALPA11/04/2014U.S. airlines and their workers need the U.S. government to make certain its international aviation policies such as Open Skies agreements ensure fair competition in an economic arena in which foreign airlines may benefit from powerful ... [Published Air Transport News - Apr 11 2014]
First reported Apr 10 2014 - Updated Apr 10 2014 - 1 reports

Blog examines role of Ex-Im Bank

The Cranky Flier blogger examines how the U.S. Export-Import Bank lends money to foreign carriers to purchase aircraft made in the U.S. "You can expect to hear more and more about it as the bank comes up for re-authorization yet again next year," he writes. ... [Published Air Transport Association - Apr 10 2014]
First reported Apr 09 2014 - Updated Apr 09 2014 - 1 reports

Richard Harrell Appointed ALPA Information Technology Director

Washington, DC - Today, the Air Line Pilots Association, International (ALPA), the largest pilots union in the world, announced that Richard Harrell has been appointed as Information Technology Director. Effective April 11, 2014, Rick will lead ALPA’s ... [Published Air Line Pilots Association, International - Apr 09 2014]
First reported Apr 07 2014 - Updated Apr 08 2014 - 2 reports

ALPA slams widebody export credit

The Air Line Pilots Association (ALPA) has urged members of the US House Financial Services Committee to ensure that the US Export-Import Bank (Bank) does not unfairly advantage non-US airlines. “The Bank’s unnecessary financing of widebody aircraft provides ... [Published MRO Network - Apr 08 2014]
First reported Mar 29 2014 - Updated Mar 29 2014 - 1 reports

ALPA President Talks NextGen at Airlines for America “Airlines 101”

- This afternoon, ALPA President Capt. Lee Moak praised the “tremendous benefits” of NextGen technology, despite furlough setbacks and the effects of sequestration. The comments came as Capt. Moak took part in a speaker panel of aviation industry experts ... [Published Air Line Pilots Association, International - Mar 29 2014]
Entities: NextGen, Airline, Lee Moak
First reported Mar 29 2014 - Updated Mar 29 2014 - 1 reports

Administration’s Budget Proposal Would Harm U.S. Airlines’ Ability to Compete Globally

- Capt. Lee Moak, president of the Air Line Pilots Association, Int’l (ALPA), issued the following statement underscoring the union’s staunch opposition to the Administration’s proposed FY14 federal budget because it would compromise aviation security ... [Published Air Line Pilots Association, International - Mar 29 2014]
First reported Mar 29 2014 - Updated Mar 29 2014 - 1 reports

Foreign State-Owned Airlines’ $162 Billion in Aircraft Orders Threaten U.S. Airline Industry and its Workers

U.S. Government Must Reform its Policies that Advantage U.S. Airlines’ CompetitorsWASHINGTON – Today’s aircraft orders totaling $162.6 Billion by state-owned foreign airlines Emirates, Etihad Airways, Qatar Airways, and Flydubai, illustrate the staggering ... [Published Air Line Pilots Association, International - Mar 29 2014]
First reported Mar 29 2014 - Updated Mar 29 2014 - 1 reports

U.S. Export–Import Bank Reauthorization Presents Key Opportunity for Reform

Legislation Must Protect U.S. Airline Industry JobsMarch 20, 2012 - Capt. Lee Moak, president of the Air Line Pilots Association, Int’l (ALPA), issued the following statement regarding the U.S. Senate’s procedural vote to block adding the reauthorization ... [Published Air Line Pilots Association, International - Mar 29 2014]
First reported Mar 27 2014 - Updated Mar 27 2014 - 1 reports

Improve tracking to prevent another Flight 370: Your Say

The suggestion that air travel is too safe to demand that airlines track all their flights from takeoff to landing is a bit like saying no one knows when a school fire might occur, so let's not spend money to put sprinklers in schools.As a beginning, ... [Published USA Today - Mar 27 2014]
First reported Mar 26 2014 - Updated Mar 26 2014 - 1 reports

Norwegian Air pushes back on work condition criticism

Norwegian Airlines is pushing back on criticism of its work conditions in an escalating battle over whether it should be allowed to fly to the U.S.Unions for pilots and flight attendants that work for U.S.-based airlines have vocally opposed an attempt ... [Published The Hill - Mar 26 2014]

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...Maxine Waters, D-Calif., advocating that House members look into the harmful effects of Ex-Im bank financing on U S airlines and their employees. "the bank’s unnecessary financing of widebody aircraft provides state-sponsored foreign airlines, many of which have ample cash reserves and top tier credit ratings, an annual economic advantage of about $2 million per aircraft" said Moak
ALPA President Capt. Lee Moak said, "kcm has allowed tsa to refocus security resources, increase efficiency in security screenings and significantly reduce wait times in security lines for both pilots and the traveling public. as this program continues to expand, we look forward to even more time and cost savings as the industry moves toward risk-based security."
...doctor twice a year, going through a series of questions related to a lot of matters," said Lee Moak, president of the Air Line Pilots Association. "we have the safest airspace in the world. this is another indicator that our members are healthy physically and mentally."

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Delta protests U.S.-backed financing for foreig... [Published Air Transport Association - Apr 11 2014]
CAPA's Airlines in Transition: limits on owners... [Published Centre for Asia Pacific Aviation - Apr 11 2014]
U.S. Airline Workers Need Fair Skies, Not Just ... [Published Air Transport News - Apr 11 2014]
The U.S. Subsidizes Boeing's Foreign Customers.... [Published BusinessWeek - Apr 10 2014]
Blog examines role of Ex-Im Bank [Published Air Transport Association - Apr 10 2014]
Richard Harrell Appointed ALPA Information Tech... [Published Air Line Pilots Association, International - Apr 09 2014]
ALPA slams widebody export credit [Published MRO Network - Apr 08 2014]
ALPA Calls for End to U.S. Funding of Widebody ... [Published Air Transport News - Apr 07 2014]
Known Crewmember Program Reaches Key Milestones [Published Aero-News Network - Apr 07 2014]
Known Crewmember Program Reaches Milestone with... [Published Air Transport News - Apr 01 2014]
Known Crewmember Program Reaches Key Milestone ... [Published Travel and Tour World - Apr 01 2014]
ALPA LABORATORIES : Known Crewmember Program Re... [Published 4 Traders - Apr 01 2014]
Known Crewmember® Program Reaches Key Milestone... [Published 4 Traders - Mar 31 2014]
ALPA President Talks NextGen at Airlines for Am... [Published Air Line Pilots Association, International - Mar 29 2014]
ALPA Fights for FFDO Funding on Program’s 10th ... [Published Air Line Pilots Association, International - Mar 29 2014]
ALPA Echoes European Pilot Leaders’ Call for Ne... [Published Air Line Pilots Association, International - Mar 29 2014]
Proposed Budget Cuts Risk FFDOs’ Powerful Contr... [Published Air Line Pilots Association, International - Mar 29 2014]
Foreign State-Owned Airlines’ $162 Billion in A... [Published Air Line Pilots Association, International - Mar 29 2014]
ALPA to U.S. Government: Reject Norwegian Air’s... [Published Air Line Pilots Association, International - Mar 29 2014]
Administration’s Budget Proposal Would Harm U.S... [Published Air Line Pilots Association, International - Mar 29 2014]
ALPA Brings U.S. Business Pilots’ Vision for Fu... [Published Air Line Pilots Association, International - Mar 29 2014]
ALPA Hails Senate Vote to Protect U.S. Airlines... [Published Air Line Pilots Association, International - Mar 29 2014]
U.S. Export–Import Bank Reauthorization Present... [Published Air Line Pilots Association, International - Mar 29 2014]
Global Realities Require Action [Published Air Line Pilots Association, International - Mar 29 2014]
ALPA Names Cathy St. Denis as New Director of C... [Published Air Line Pilots Association, International - Mar 28 2014]
Improve tracking to prevent another Flight 370:... [Published USA Today - Mar 27 2014]
Norwegian Air pushes back on work condition cri... [Published The Hill - Mar 26 2014]
Safety Rep Named to National Bird Strike Group [Published Air Line Pilots Association, International - Mar 25 2014]
ALPA: TSB First Air 6560 Investigation Report I... [Published BusinessWeek - Mar 25 2014]
Pilots' mental health a concern amid jet mystery [Published WRAL - Mar 23 2014]
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Low wages deter pilots from joining regional ai... [Published FOX Business - Video - Feb 17 2014]
Air Line Pilots Association president Captain Lee Moak says low wages make it difficult for regional airlines to attract pilots. ...
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A PUSH by Norwegian Air Shuttle to bring its discount, no-frills business model to transatlantic flights has produced predictable reactions. Incumbent carriers and labour unions are apoplectic. Lee Moak, the president of the Air Line Pilots Association, ...
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