Life in the grassroots
ATTENTION - NEW DATE! Life in the grassroots - A meeting on Flight Safety when flying private airplanes - is now held for the second time, Tuesday, June 9, at Grjótnes in Hlíðasmári 8. Speakers are Matthías Sveinbjörnsson, President of the Icelandic Aeronautical Association, and Sigurjón Valsson, captain at Atlanta. Light refreshments.
Continuing Education and the Educational & Training Fund
There are several interesting courses available this summer at the Continuing Education - University of Iceland (EHÍ), some held in English. The summer courses are a part of a government effort to create educational and job opportunities following the COVID-19 pandemic, supported by the Ministry of Education.
Icelandair pilots approve CLA
FÍA pilots voted for a new Contract Labour Agreement with Icelandair with a large margin. The evoting was concluded on Friday, 22. May at 16.00. Voter participation rate was 96%, with 96.22% voting for the new CLA and 2.6% against. 1.18% returned empty ballots. The CLA is therefore considered to be approved.