British Airways ‘to suspend 36,000 members of staff’ amid coronavirus crisis

British Airways is reportedly set to suspend 36,000 members of staff as the coronavirus pandemic shuts down the travel industry.

The airline has been in consultation with union Unite for more than a week over plans to furlough employees, the BBC reports. It comes just days after the carrier suspended operations at Gatwick Airport, while London City Airport has closed commercial and private flights.

If the plans go ahead, it means 80% of BA staff, including cabin crew, engineers...
source: Metro

2020-04-02 11:05
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