Spirit Airlines Pilots Picket Outside O'Hare, Hoping To Reach New Contract DealsAfter more than two and a half years of contract negotiations, Spirit Airlines pilots are fed up and taking their frustrations to the picket line at O'Hare Airport.
Legislation Would Allow Remains Of Female WWII Pilots To Be Laid To Rest At ArlingtonSeven members of Congress from Illinois have co-sponsored legislation to take care of the wishes of the few remaining women who carried out a special function during World War Two.
A Guide To CBS' 2015 Pilot Season OrdersThe 2015 pilot season has started, and CBS has already ordered plenty of new dramas and comedies
American Airlines Pilots To Picket At O'Hare Over Contract DisputeAmerican Airlines pilots will be holding an informational picket at O’Hare International Airport Thursday afternoon, in the midst of an ongoing labor dispute.
United Airlines Pilots Vote To Authorize StrikeChicago teachers aren't the only ones threatening to strike; United Airlines pilots could soon be walking picket lines.
Sleep Expert: New Pilot Sleep Rules InsufficientA Chicago sleep researcher says new federal rules requiring more sleep for airline pilots are a definitely improvement, but are still inadequate.
United Pilots: New Flying Procedures Could Be DangerousThe union representing United Airlines pilots is suing to prevent new flying procedures set to begin this Friday, saying they threaten safety.
iPads To Replace Pilots' Flight Manuals On United AirlinesChicago-based United Airlines has begun replacing paper flight manuals used by pilots with with 11,000 iPads.
Experts Criticize Security Checkpoint Bypass For PilotsSome experts are criticizing the newly-adopted express lane checkpoint for pilots at O’Hare International Airport.
State Passes Law Against Shining Lasers At AircraftIt’s a growing problem facing all kinds of aircraft – lasers aimed at cockpits that can leave pilots temporarily blinded. Illinois lawmakers have now made the act illegal at the state level.
Pilots Will Soon Fly Through Security At O'HareA new approach to airport security screening will be tested at O'Hare International Airport this summer.