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British Airways

British Airways

Geographic Location

Country: United Kingdom


Sector: Transportation / storage
Transportation and storage
51.10 - Passenger air transport
Number Employed: 14000

Employment Effects

Announcement Date: 04-12-2012
Planned Job Reductions min: 400
Planned Job Reductions max: 400
Type of Restructuring: Internal restructuring
Employment Effect Start: 01-03-2013

Additional Information

British Airways has announced plans to cut 400 senior cabin crew jobs on both its long and short-haul routes.The company aims at implementing the cuts through voluntary redundancies and has entered a 90-day consultation period. Cuts are expected to be implemented from March 2013.