EMCC European Monitoring Centre on Change

Brussels Airlines

Brussels Airlines

Geographic Location

Country: Belgium
Region: Région Bruxelles-Capitale / Brussels Hoofdstedelijke Gewest
Location of affected unit(s): Zaventem


Sector: Transportation / storage
Transportation and storage
51 - Air transport
Number Employed: 4000
Group: Lufthansa

Employment Effects

Announcement Date: 03-01-2019
Type of Restructuring: Business expansion
Employment Effect Start: 01-02-2019
Planned Job Creation: 200

Additional Information

Brussels Airlines, the Belgian national airline carrier and part of the Lufthansa group has announced it is seeking to recruit 200 additional employees in 2019. The vacancies will be for both blue and white collar workers, 50 pilots, 100 cabin crew members and 50 for jobs in administration. The business expansion is part of a larger plan by the Lufthansa group to hire 5500 additional employees.