Air Line Pilots’ Association South Africa
The National Voice of Pilots
You are accountable, but who out there is looking after YOUR needs?
ALPA-SA is the only organisation that caters solely for the needs of flight deck crew. It has no vested commercial interest in aviation, and is a non-profit organisation, funded solely from membership subscriptions.
The members of this Association bond themselves to the purpose of:
- Striving for a safer system of air transportation and applying professional standards throughout the industry.
- Representation of our members at all relevant national and international forums
- Exchanging pertinent technical, industrial and professional information.
- Upholding the honour and dignity of all members and staff.
- Ensuring responsible, accurate and informed publicity regarding the affairs of the Association and the industry.
To the achievement of this mission, members will strive for co-operation in all that affects the common interest, whilst respecting individual employment rights and privileges.
Medication and Flying
A revised and updated Pharmacology (medication) list was approved by CARCOM and came into effect on 1 June 2017.
Click here to view: Pharmacology.pdf6.62 MB
Women Pilots' International Meeting on March 8th, 2018
Invitation to our women pilots' international meeting on March 8th, 2018
Date: 01 November 2017 at 10:12:06 AM GMT-4
Dear fellow airwomen,
This is an invitation to our first international meeting for women pilots.
The purpose of this meeting is to establish a benchmark throughout the worldwide aviation industry in order to be able to compare the legislations and practices around the world, pertaining to managing career and family, leave of absence options and maternity leave, and many other issues that arise in our working environment.
Please follow this link for a short survey about various matters we have been working on.
We would appreciate your time and effort in helping us create a benchmark. In order to be able to present the results to you during our international meeting in March 2018, we would like you to complete the attached survey.
We are looking forward to seeing you March 8th, 2018, in Frankfurt, Germany.
Please rsvp no later than December 1st, 2017 to [email protected]
Team Flight Safety on behalf of the
Working Group Diversity and Social
VEREINIGUNG COCKPIT e.V.
Berufsverband der Piloten und Flugingenieure in Deutschland
German Air Line Pilots' Association
Tel: +49 (0)69 695976-121
Fax +49 (0)69 695976-150
Updates to CATS – Medical Certification – 05 July 17:
In the flurry of changes in the regulations and technical standard in preparation for and the wake of the ICAO audit, the SACAA have published some updates to the CATS pertaining to medical certification. Lucky for you I have done the work of wading through the vast quantity of material and I've distilled the information down to the essence, thus saving you from potential eye strain (for which there is a protocol!)
Follow this link to read more...
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