Emirates airline cuts more jobs among pilots and cabin crew

SourceGulf Business
CountryUnited Arab Emirates

Emirates has currently resumed flights to 52 destinations worldwide Dubai-based Emirates airline has continued making additional redundancies, the airline said on Thursday. A spokesperson for the airline confirmed in an email statement to Gulf Business that the job cuts are underway across the airline. “We can confirm that we are still in the process of implementing the redundancy exercise across our Group, as previously communicated. While we have slowly restarted operations wherever it is safe and commercially viable, our footprint today is significantly smaller than before and it will take a while for us to recover to pre-pandemic levels,” said the spokesperson. “Like other airlines and travel companies, Covid-19 has hit us hard, and as a responsible business, we simply must right-size our workforce in line with our reduced operational requirements.  Our people have always...read more...