BA pins survival hopes on discretionary salary cuts

Churchard, Claire; Brockett, James
July 2009
People Management;7/30/2009, Vol. 15 Issue 16, p8
The article reports on an agreement between British Airways (BA) and the British Airline Pilots' Association (BALPA) regarding the implementation of a 2.61 percent pay cut for the airline's pilots. The pay cut is expected to save 26 million British pounds for BA and help the airline secure its future. BA is still negotiating with trade union Unite regarding cost-cutting efforts involving BA cabin crews and ground staff.


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