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AMcWhirter
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Talks today between management and the Air France unions (regarding job cuts etc) have broken down paving the way for possible industrial action.

News report in French language:

http://www.lesechos.fr/industrie-services/tourisme-transport/021369079429-air-france-annonce-lechec-des-negociations-avec-ses-pilotes-1160922.php#xtor=CS1-33

A day of action has been called for October 5 when unions will hold a demonstration in front of Air France’s HQ between 1000 and 1400hrs.

Something which I’ve never before seen at other major airlines is that the union has put together a You Tube video “Mobilisons-Nous le 5 October 2015” where staff show their rejection of management demands.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=hWzSPceatgk&feature=youtu.be

Can you imagine such a thing happening at Singapore Airlines ?