EMCC European Monitoring Centre on Change



Geographic Location

Country: France


Sector: Transportation / storage
Transportation and storage
51 - Air transport
Number Employed: 3200

Employment Effects

Announcement Date: 13-02-2003
Planned Job Reductions min: 3200
Planned Job Reductions max: 3200
Type of Restructuring: Bankruptcy/Closure
Employment Effect Start: 01-02-2003
Foreseen End Date: 01-03-2003

Additional Information

Negociation with Imca for the recovery of AirLib has failed on a "plane" questions (29). The director said that it is time to think on the redeployment of AirLib's workers. On February the 18th, the CEO of Air Lib has announced the legal liquidation. The redeployment of the 400 pilots will be difficult. Governement, local autorities, trade unions are looking for redeployment solutions.