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#flight time

# flight-time - Thursday 30 August, 2018

Airlines have been accused of 'padding' schedules to avoid compensation payouts for being late

UK consumer group Which? says flight times for airlines like Ryanair are longer than a decade ago.

# flight-time - Wednesday 9 October, 2013

Pilot flight hours restricted by EU vote but unions not happy

Rest days have been increased and night flights shortened but unions in Ireland and Britain say it could effectively increase flight times in some states.

# flight-time - Monday 20 December, 2010

Pilots' hours to be limited in new EU law

European safety agency puts forward plans to cap pilot’s duty hours – that’s both flying and waiting time – to a maximum of 14 hours a day, or 12 at night. Pilots’ unions say that is still an exhausting schedule.