Heathrow tells staff to take pay cuts of 15-20% or face job losses

Coronavirus pandemic has cost airport £1bn as passenger numbers fall over 80%

Heathrow has told its 4,700 frontline staff they must take a pay cut of 15-20% or face job losses, with the aviation sector’s hopes of a quick summer recovery from the pandemic dashed.

The airport issued formal section 188 notices, allowing it to potentially fire and rehire employees, on Wednesday, after months of negotiations with unions representing its directly employed ground staff failed to produce an agreement.

Continue reading… Source: The Guardian: Heathrow tells staff to take pay cuts of 15-20% or face job losses ———