TWU

  • News

    'Humiliated': Jetstar slammed over refusing to fly disabled passengers

    April 13

    Jetstar's treatment of two high-profile disabled campaigners has been condemned as unacceptable by New Zealand's Disability Issues Minister Tariana Turia.

  • News

    Qantas isn't really tightening its seat belt

    April 07

    There's been an amazing amount of bluff and bluster from Qantas CEO Alan Joyce over the past week. If you only read the headlines, you'd almost think Qantas was tightening its seat belt. It's not.

  • News

    Fix security, union tells Qantas

    April 07

    Qantas workers are calling for security upgrades across all the airline's operations, after a man sparked a scare that delayed planes and caused hundreds of passengers to be rescreened.

  • Media Release

    Truck drivers should not be fined over delays

    April 06

    Truck drivers have called on clients to be reasonable and not enforce fines on drivers given the large delays on the Pacific Highway following this morning’s fatal accident near Macksville.

  • News

    Unions vow global guerilla war on Qantas

    April 06

    Unions are threatening to wage a campaign of "guerilla warfare" against Qantas operations around the world if the airline replaces union labour with managers in the event of a strike by airport ground staff.

  • Media Release

    Qantas training strikebreakers overseas

    April 05

    The Transport Workers Union has labelled the training by Qantas of overseas “strikebreakers” as immoral and un-Australian, comparing it to the Patrick’s waterfront dispute of 1998 when workers were trained in the Middle East.