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BA staff told they must work after contact with cabin crew member and three pilots who tested positive coronavirus

AIR crew were flying yesterday despite working alongside a colleague who tested positive for coronavirus. British Airways bosses were accused of … BA staff told they must work after contact with cabin crew member and three pilots who tested positive coronavirus
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Staff to go at British Airways due to Coronavirus

British Airways is to ground flights ‘like never before’ and lay off staff in response to the coronavirus. In a memo to staff titled “The Survival of British Airways”, boss Alex Cruz warned that job cuts could be “short term, perhaps long term”. The airline industry was facing a “crisis of global proportions” that was worse than that caused by the SARS virus or 9/11.  Meanwhile, Ryanair told staff they may be forced to take leave from Monday. An internal memo to Ryanair staff, seen by the BBC, said crew may be allocated to take unpaid leave due to cancelled
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