VIRGIN Atlantic pilots are casting a ballot whether to strike at Christmas — gambling confusion for a large number of vacationers.

Cockpit staff spoken to by the Professional Pilots Union are paddling with Sir Richard Branson’s carrier over compensation and recompenses.

It pursues a comparable offer a year ago, which was just halted after supervisors got a High Court order.

That strike endeavor was considered unlawful in light of the fact that the association neglected to appropriately advise Virgin of the number and class of representatives being balloted.

Virgin pilots are among the business’ best paid, with certain pay rates surpassing £150,000.


Be that as it may, they are discontent with costs and flight recompenses, which they state Virgin has cut.

TALKS ‘Impasse’

An insider stated: “In spite of the dramatization of a year ago nothing has changed.

“This time pilots figure no measure of prosecution can prevent them from bringing down apparatuses over Christmas.”

Some portion of the line comes from the reality Virgin doesn’t formally perceive the PPU.

Around 33% of the carrier’s 1,000 pilots are individuals. Rather, Virgin boss perceive the British Airline Pilots Association. Talks have been planned for Friday in a last-dump offer to turn away strike activity.

Be that as it may, Virgin sources demand travelers won’t be disturbed by pilots striking and state possibilities will be made to guarantee flights proceed.

Virgin Atlantic stated: “We esteem our pilot workforce tremendously and keep on having useful exchange with our perceived association, Balpa.”

The PPU stated: “We trust certifiable advancement can be made.”