Air France to slash 7,500 jobs by end-2022: unions

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2020/07/01 | 321 words | LE JOURNAL DE L'AVIATION | INDUSTRY / TECHNOLOGY
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Air France will cut 7,500 jobs by the end of 2022 as part of a cost-cutting drive that has gained new urgency in the wake of the coronavirus pandemic, union sources told AFP on Tuesday.The aviation industry has been hammered by the travel restrictions imposed to contain the outbreak, with firms worldwide still uncertain when they will be able to get grounded planes back into the air.Most of the job cuts will come from non-replacement of retiring workers or voluntary departures, though layoff...(…)

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