7/3/2020, 7:46 PM (Source: TeleTrader)
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Air France to cut 7,580 jobs over next 3 years

Air France and the airline's subsidiary Air France Hop will layoff a total of 7,580 workers over the next three years, the company's management revealed on Friday.

Predictions of staff requirements show that Air France has to shed 6,560 jobs by the end of 2022, while Air France Hop needs to cut 1,020 jobs over the same period.

The unexpected news of job cuts come not so long after the European Commission approved French state aid for the country's flag carrier in the amount of €7 billion.

Breaking the News / ND