TITLE

Research topic: civil aviation HR and the economy

PUB. DATE
March 2010
SOURCE
People Management;3/11/2010, p38
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article presents research on the impact of the global financial crisis on human resource (HR) management in the civil aviation industry. The research used data from interviews with HR executives and questionnaires answered by key people at civil aviation trade unions and airline management. It revealed that the top airlines incurred operating losses of 15 billion dollars in 2008. It also showed that good HR practice in cost reduction was observed in several airlines including Delta/Northwest airline, Singapore Airlines, and British Airways.
ACCESSION #
48899489

 

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