• Media Release

    TWU to comment on aviation security recommendations

    June 16

    The Transport Workers Union has welcomed recommendations from the Parliamentary Joint Committee on Law Enforcement for increased security at domestic airports.

  • Media Release

    Survey shows Qantas safety performance has dropped

    June 09

    An Auspoll survey released today shows that almost half of Qantas customers believe the airline’s safety performance is worse than it was five years ago.

  • Media Release

    Statement from Australian Transport Unions on Mansour Osanloo

    June 06

    Australia's transport unions have welcomed the Iranian Government's decision to release bus driver Mansour Osanloo from jail as a victory for human rights.

  • Media Release

    Employees question cabin crew redundancies

    June 03

    Qantas employees are questioning the motives of management after the airline announced yesterday it would be offering redundancies to 7000 cabin crew across the groups operations.

  • Media Release

    IR Minister backs TWU members fight

    June 02

    A dozen TWU members doing waste removal in Sydney’s west have stared down big business, including the Australian Mining and Minerals Association, The Australian Industry Group and the Australian Chamber of Commerce and Industry, and won during a case before Fair Work Australia.

  • Media Release

    Cabin crew ratio must stay

    May 25

    The Australian Aviation Unions Federation will front the House Standing Committee on Infrastructure and Communications’ ‘Inquiry into ratio of cabin crew members on aircraft’ today calling on safety to be put in front of short- term management, bonus-induced cost cutting.