Air India pilots have looked for the mediation of the administration on the issue of “illicit end” of 50 pilots from administration. In a letter to Rajiv Bansal, Chairman and Managing Director, Air India on Friday, the Indian Commercial Pilots Association (ICPA) said around 50 pilots have gotten illicit end letters from the Personnel Department in glaring infringement of organization’s activity manual and administration rules.
“What’s going on? Around 50 of our pilots have been ended for the time being unceremoniously without appropriate system being followed. A discourteous stun for the individuals who served the country in this pandemic putting the country first,” ICPA said in a tweet.
It is likewise discovered that numerous Southern Base group contract are not being restored after they have finished five years. A sum of 18 lodge group has been ended in southern area and this is the first round with tossed team from Calicut ended.
ICPA in its letter to Air India CMD included that pilots who offered their abdication letters as far back as July 2019 however pulled back them well inside the obligatory a half year notice period have been eased from administration out of nowhere from 10 p.m. on Thursday.
Pilots affirm that the group were not educated regarding the acknowledgment of acquiescence and accordingly by augmentation, the initiation of any notification period.
They point that after end of administration from the end of office on August 13, a pilot was made to work AI 804/506 on August 14. The pilots who flew these flights were not in fact representatives of Air India from the end of office on August 13.
“This is an infringement of comic extent also grave flight security risk. What might have been the psychological condition of these pilots in the wake of realizing their administrations were ended,” it said.
ICPA reviewed that Ministry of Civil Aviation and Air India had given an affirmation that not at all like different aircrafts, no worker of Air India would be laid off.
“For the wellbeing of the voyaging open alone if not on compassionate grounds these pilots ought not have been made to work trips under such horrendous conditions. This wrathful exercise did by the Personnel Department to unlawfully end pilots bargains the wellbeing of our flights,” ICPA said.