Lay Offs

Lufthansa continues cost-cuts, plans to lay off 10,000 staff

The largest German airline and the country’s flag carrier Lufthansa is preparing to fire 10,000 employees as part of its latest cost-cutting measures.   ...


Laid-off Norwegian employees left with uniforms but no pay

The struggling Norwegian Air Shuttle, instead of paying wages, reportedly offered its employees to keep their uniforms and cabin bags as souvenirs....


8 tips for helping aviation workers to survive the crisis

Furloughs, job cuts and pay cuts became a normality, as the aviation industry got ravaged by its worst crisis yet. From pilots to airport staff, the industry workers were hit the most. Can their life be made easier and what can companies and agencies do to ensure a safe comeback after the crisis?...


Emirates to lay off 600 UK-based employees

In addition to earlier layoffs, almost 600 UK-based employees of Emirates Airlines could lose their jobs, as the carrier considers reducing its workforce due to dwindling passenger demand....


WestJet to lay off 1700 pilots amid coronavirus pandemic

One of major Canadian airlines WestJet reported laying off 1700 pilots beginning May 1. The layoffs will affect workers from WestJet, its regional subsidiary Encore and LCC Swoop.The airline told Dail...