But with a new pilot contract in hand, Republic will be in a good position to recruit a disproportionate number of the new pilots looking for work. SkyWest will remain a tough competitor for talent, but smaller regional airlines will have trouble keeping up. Republic Airways CEO Bryan Bedford announced plans Thursday to train 300 to 400 students a year at a new facility at the Indianapolis International Airport and add 600 jobs in Indiana over the next 10 years.
New LOA to the 2015 Pilot Contract. First year starting pay is now 45hour All new hires immediately enrolledvested in 401k, free basic life, dental and vision insurance. More than 2, 100 pilots who fly for Republic Airlines and Shuttle America, both owned by holding company Republic Airways, approved a new union contract which places them among the highest paid regional pilot groups in the country.
Dec 04, 2015 Pilots at Republic ratified a new threeyear contract in October, however, staffing levels are not expected to return to normal for some months. Republic had outstanding orders for 55 E175s at the end of September, including six for American Airlines with deliveries through the first quarter of 2016 and 49 for United Airlines with deliveries through the third quarter of 2017.
The association representing all of Republic Airlines 2000 pilots announced a new agreement between Republic and its pilots that includes immediate pay increases and other improvements, including raising first year pilot pay to 45 per flight hour, and includes a 17, 500 signing bonus paid to newhire pilots joining Republic according to an announcement on Business Wire.
(INDIANAPOLIS) The International Brotherhood of Teamsters Airline Division and Republic Airways Holdings Inc. (NASDAQ: RJET) announced today that pilots represented by Teamsters Local 357 voted to ratify a new threeyear agreement. Results of the vote, (PLAINFIELD, Ind. ) Republic Airline pilots who are members of Teamsters Local 357 have ratified a contract extension of their 2015 collective bargaining agreement. The extension includes immediate pay raises retroactive to January 1, 2018.