Adams and others v British Airways plc [1995] IRLR 577 HC

Reports relating to this case:

  • Contracts of employment: Airline breached pilots' seniority rights

    Date:
    1 January 1996

    In Adams and others v British Airways plc, the High Court holds that British Airways breached the contracts of employment of some of its pilots when, following a takeover of another airline, it granted that airline's pilots seniority according to their service with their former employer, and above its own pilots.