500 Flights Cancelled Across US…”Pilot Fatigue” Sends Delta On Strike [VIDEO]

According to Daily Mail,  the Air Line Pilots Association claimed that roughly 14,000 of its members are working longer hours despite increasing flight cancellations.  Jason Ambrosi, a Delta pilot and union official blamed Delta’s poor flight scheduling for an increase in fatigue and the resulting wage demand.

‘The Delta pilots last signed a new contract in 2016 and are currently flying under work rules and pay rates negotiated over six years ago,’  ‘It’s been two-and-a-half-years since our contract became amendable and three-and-a-half years since the Delta pilots last had a pay raise. Meanwhile, our quality of life has eroded due to management’s unwillingness to schedule the airline properly,’