Business / Corporate May 19, 2014

Peach nixes flights amid staff woes

Peach Aviation Ltd. began canceling flights Monday in a hiatus that will last through the fall because the budget airline failed to fill its cabin crew schedules this summer. Last month, it announced up to 2,088 cancellations from May 19 to Oct. 25, or around ...

National Mar 2, 2014

SDF pilot outplacement service to resume amid shortage

An outplacement service for Self-Defense Forces pilots will likely resume in fiscal 2014 to cope with the shortage of commercial airline pilots expected from the advent of low-cost carriers in the Asia-Pacific region, a government source said Sunday. Under the employment assistance system, which began ...