Affected by the crisis, the airline is preparing a plan of voluntary departures for at least 8000 posts, report Bloomberg and "Les Echos".
has been Hit hard by the crisis of the sars coronavirus, the aerospace sector reduces the wing. The airline company Air France is preparing a plan of voluntary departures for at least 8000 posts, report Bloomberg and The Echos. The news agency recalls 8300 posts : 300 drivers, 2000 personal cabin and 6000 personal on the ground. A figure confirmed by the management of Air France-KLM in the Figaro.
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For its part, the economic daily reported the plan between 8000 and 1000 jobs for the whole of the Air France group, including the regional subsidiary Hop. A decrease of 15 % to 20 % of the group's workforce. According to Les Echos, half of the posts referred to will be the personal on the ground. 400 drivers would be affected, and more than 2000 personal cabin. The management of the group ensures the Figaro that she will only communicate formally on this topic in early July.Your support is essential. Subscribe for $ 1 support Us
Discount flights in France
The director general of Air France-KLM, Benjamin Smith, announced in late may a plan to reduce 40% of the offers on domestic flights French by the end of 2021, with the closure of a number of destinations when there is an alternative by rail in less than 2h30 and when this service does not provide power to the hub of Roissy-Charles-De-Gaulle.
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This decision responds to a request of the State, which, after having granted to Air France for a financial support of € 7 billion, of which $ 4 billion of bank loans guaranteed 90% by the State and $ 3 billion of direct loans, had asked him to improve its profitability and its environmental impact, and to initiate a reflection on its network in France.