EMCC European Monitoring Centre on Change

Airbus Defence and Space

Airbus Defence and Space

Geographic Location

Country: France
Location of affected unit(s): Elancourt, Toulouse


Sector: Manufacturing
Manufacture of transport equipment
30.30 - Manufacture of air and spacecraft and related machinery
Group: Airbus SE

Employment Effects

Announcement Date: 19-02-2020
Planned Job Reductions min: 404
Planned Job Reductions max: 404
Type of Restructuring: Internal restructuring
Employment Effect Start: 01-05-2020
Foreseen End Date: 31-12-2021

Additional Information

Airbus Defence and Space, one of the three divisions of the Airbus Group, has announced a reorganisation that will result in 2,362 job cuts in Europe by the end of 2021
At a European works council meeting, Airbus Defence and Space said that 404 positions will be cut in France. The details of these job cuts (possible seniority related measures, internal reemployment or voluntary departure plan) will be the subject of future discussions with the employees' representative organisations.