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Aviation Employment Mediation

IALPG is proud to unveil its newest practice area with a service offering geared towards aviation industry participants. We are now able to assist airlines or other air operators and their employees (be they flight crew or otherwise) who find themselves in workplace...

Helicopter Pilot awarded $5.6 Million in Damages

Bruce Towers (Mr Towers) was employed by Hevilift Limited (Hevilift) in 2006 as a helicopter pilot.  Hevilift provided air transport for workers in a mining project in the Papua New Guinea Highlands. On 20 April 2006, Mr Towers was ferrying mine workers to a camp site...

New COVID-19 Legislation & Impact on Deadlines

The COVID-19 pandemic has brought significant change to the lives of many, bringing with it unprecedented statutory allowances across many industries including in aviation law. On 22 April 2020, the Queensland Parliament passed new legislation that allows courts to...

COVID-19 transmission on aircraft

 So you've been on a flight that a COVID-19 infected person has travelled on too? The tragedy of this situation may never eventuate but of course you might have concerns. Given the public health emergency that is the COVID-19 pandemic, and the recent (applicable...

Vanessa Bryant v Island Express Helicopters Inc

On 26 January 2020, a Sikorsky S-76 helicopter carrying Kobe Bryant, the famous American basketball icon, crashed in Calabasas, California killing all onboard, including Bryant’s 13-year-old daughter Gianna and 8 other people. On 24 February 2020, a star-studded...

Необходимость квалифицированных специалистов по обеспечению более эффективных мер по авиационным консультациям

  Необходимость квалифицированных специалистов по обеспечению более эффективных мер по авиационным консультациям Крушение рейса PS752 авиакомпании «Международные Авиалинии Украины» является одной из последних авиакатастроф в зоне конфликта, так и первой авиационной...

Ukraine International Airlines flight PS752

For obligation free initial advice and assistance about passenger victim rights contact us now at email: enquiries@ialpg.com or +61 7 3040 1099. This information is also available here in Russian language. Premature actions and the need for specialist aviation legal...

Unruly passenger laws updated by Montreal Protocol 2014

A large number of unruly passengers do not face prosecution because of the deficiencies in TC63 (Tokyo Convention 1963) - this is largely because the jurisdiction named for criminal offenders was (is) the state of registry of the aircraft. As such TC63 was not fit for...