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age limits in ATC

Old 1st Apr 2010, 20:48
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Join Date: Jan 2008
Location: ireland
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Irish AtCO's to work forever

At the moment it's just a plan by management to fix the hole in the pension fund by making us work for longer. 40 - 50 year olds to work till 61, 30 - 40 till 63, under 30's till 65. Still subject to medicals and competency examinations of course.



Or something like that.......

Je voudrais travailler en France, mais........
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Old 7th Apr 2010, 09:21
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I may stand to be corrected but there's a septugenarian working at EGAE....
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Old 12th Apr 2010, 15:45
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Thorisgod, thank you for your answer...
Hope to see u around here in France with your European ATCO licence...
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Old 13th Apr 2010, 02:21
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Join Date: Mar 2008
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In the US you are first eligible to retire with 25 years of "live" ATC at any age, OR, 20 years "live" ATC and at least 50 years old. Mandatory retirement from "live" ATC at 56. Very few "year-to-year" waivers granted beyond 56.
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Old 13th Apr 2010, 06:38
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That is AGEISM.
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Old 14th Nov 2017, 05:11
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How have things gone in the last 7 years? Have states been removing limits, applying new ones?
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Old 14th Nov 2017, 20:57
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Join Date: Feb 2004
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I am very happy to retire (aged 50). Please PM me if you would like my job, I need the pay still, so we need to look at somebody working for me whilst I take the wages?
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