Tag: Unions

Unions and campaigners welcome London Living Wage announcement for Heathrow

Back Heathrow, trade unions and local communities have welcomed Heathrow Airport’s plans to ensure the London Living Wage (LLW) is paid to all directly employed suppliers. The announcement comes as part of a package of measures in its revamped sustainability strategy which include new targets t...

Ryanair Doubles Job Cuts in Belgium

Ryanair Doubles Job Cuts in Belgium

By Helwing Villamizar airwaysmag.com Irish low-cost airline Ryanair (FR) is set to cut twice as many jobs in Belgium as previously announced, according to the airline’s unions. The carrier will now slash upwards to 172 jobs – 66 Pilots and 106 Cabin Crew. The airline announced at the beginning...

Ryanair and Unite Agree on Pay Cuts to Save Hundreds of Cabin Crew Jobs in the UK

Ryanair and Unite Agree on Pay Cuts to Save Hundreds of Cabin Crew Jobs in the UK

Ryanair welcomed the acceptance by its UK cabin crew of a 4-year agreement negotiated with UNITE the union on pay reductions of between 5% to 10% – restored over 4 years – and productivity improvements. This agreement gives Ryanair a framework to flex its operation during the Covid-19 crisis and...

Italian airport workers go on strike

Italian airport workers go on strike

Thousands of travellers visiting Italy this weekend are set to have their plans fall into chaos in the wake of a national strike disrupting flights and bringing public transport across the country to a standstill. British budget airline EasyJet has already cancelled 32 flights, affecting more t...

Ryanair’s Belgium pilots sign agreement, airline opens new Toulouse base

Ryanair’s Belgium pilots sign agreement, airline opens new Toulouse base

Ryanair said today (20 February) that its directly employed pilots based in Belgium have voted by a majority of 98 per cent in favour of a CLA (collective labour agreement) governing pay and conditions for the next four years. The agreement was negotiated between Ryanair and the unions BeCa, CNE-...

Unions submit joint British Airways pay claim

Unions submit joint British Airways pay claim

Three unions - Unite, BALPA and GMB – have teamed up to submit a joint pay claim in to British Airways - as said the carrier has allowed employees to become "disconnected from the airline’s success". The unions say they are working together to seek improvements to pay from January 2019, as well...

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