Professional & Government Affairs (PGA)

The PGA Committee assists the Federation and its Member Associations in representing airline pilots in industrial matters. They develop and facilitate training in negotiation tactics, monitor industrial progress globally, develop policy related to the profession of the air line pilot, and coordinate Mutual Assistance to Member Associations as requested.

Captain Daniel J. Dickson
PGA Committee Chairperson

Captain Dickson flies with Singapore Airlines as a Training Captain on the B747, operating out of Singapore. He has served on the ALPA-Singapore Executive Council for the past 5 years and currently acts as the B747 fleet representative.

Captain Karine Gély
PGA Committee Vice-Chair

Captain Karine Gély flies the Airbus 320 for Air France. Previously SNPL France ALPA Board Member as International Director, she now serves as Industrial Affairs Director of the European Cockpit Association (ECA).

Captain Hilario Castillo Chávarri
PGA Committee Vice-Chair
Captain Castillo flies ERJ for Aeromexico Connect. He has been active in his home MA, ASPA Mexico, holding various positions, including Contract Administrator for Aeromar MEC and Industrial Representative. He now serves as ASPA Mexico's Technical Director. 


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Capt. Al Gaspari
Executive Vice President Professional & Government Affairs (EVP PGA)
Sebastián Currás Barrios
Senior Professional & Government Affairs Officer