Alitalia, for the newco Airbus and Boeing aircraft of the latest generation

A fleet with two models. The European Airbus A320s for short and medium flights, the Americans Boeing 787 Dreamliner for intercontinental connections. Above all: a new fleet, purchased with discounts of at least 50% and capable of bringing operational benefits of 100 million euros a year, in addition to the approximately 200 million savings due […]

Airbus takes final step to end longstanding conflict with the US NOW

Airbus has made adjustments to contracts with the French and Spanish governments to end the long-standing feud with the US over loans that the WTO labeled as illegal subsidies. As a countermeasure, the Americans had therefore introduced taxes. Aircraft manufacturer Airbus says on Friday that changes have been made to contracts related to the construction […]

Börse Express – Study: Germany violated arms export criteria

Based on a study, Greenpeace accuses Germany of repeatedly violating export criteria in the arms export policy since 1990. The study published on Sunday by the Leibniz Institute Hessian Foundation for Peace and Conflict Research lists cases from the past 30 years in which exports ended up with problematic recipients. “Welt am Sonntag” first reported […]

Airbus hard size in the workforce of Loire-Atlantique

The figures fell coldly one after the other, at the end of the morning this Thursday, July 2. Toulouse lost 3,400 jobs, Nantes, 484, Saint-Nazaire, 386 and Stelia, a wholly-owned subsidiary, 201. It has been several weeks since Airbus boss Guillaume Faury has been preparing the ground. At the end of April, when covid-19 paralyzed […]

Airbus crisis: Stade plant loses 350 jobs | NDR.de – News – Lower Saxony

As of: 02.07.2020 21:31 – NDR 1 Lower Saxony Enlarge image What’s next for Airbus in Northern Germany? Many jobs are in danger. (Archive) Bad news for the Airbus workforce – especially for employees in northern Germany. As the company informed the works council on Thursday, 5,100 jobs will be cut across Germany. According to […]

Airbus crisis: More than 2,200 jobs in Hamburg affected NDR.de – News

Location: 02.07.2020 19:04 o’clock – NDR 90.3 Airbus plans to cut 5,100 jobs at its German locations due to the Corona crisis – the European aircraft manufacturer had already announced this on Tuesday evening. On Thursday, the management spoke for the first time to the works councils at the German locations about details of how […]

Airbus: Work on layoffs ongoing | NDR.de – News – Lower Saxony

As of: 02.07.2020 12:39 p.m. – NDR 1 Niedersachsen Enlarge image What’s next for Airbus in Northern Germany? Many jobs are in danger. (Archive) In Hamburg, the top of the aircraft manufacturer Airbus and the works council have been advising on the announced job cuts. In total, around 15,000 jobs are to be lost due […]

Airbus. More than 1,000 jobs cut in Loire-Atlantique

This morning, Thursday, July 2, thousands of Airbusiens left their work stations and gathered in the various factories. Management has announced a historic social plan: 15,000 jobs lost, 5,000 in France. According to several unions, in Nantes, 484 positions will be eliminated, 386 in Saint-Nazaire and 201 in Stelia Saint-Nazaire, a 100% airbus subsidiary. The […]

Airbus and Air France: opposition denounces job cuts

Airbus logo at Blagnac headquarters, June 30. Photo: AFP / VNA / CVN Prohibit layoffs at Airbus, “It’s not at all unrealistic, it’s your taxes that finance layoffs, do you think that makes sense?“, indignant the national secretary of EELV Julien Bayou on France Inter. According to him, “the challenge is not to save shareholders […]