Vaid v Brintel Helicopters Ltd (t/a British International Helicopters) EAT/150/94

Reports relating to this case:

  • Dismissal: Pilot's demotion allowed under implied term

    Date:
    1 November 1994

    The demotion of a helicopter pilot from captain to co-pilot status was not a fundamental breach of contract, and the industrial tribunal had been right to reject the employee's complaint of unfair constructive dismissal, holds the EAT in Vaid v Brintel Helicopters Ltd (t/a British International Helicopters).