British Airways pilots call for strike ballot on pay deal

British Airways pilots called for a strike ballot after unions rejected the latest pay package from management. Shares of IAG SA, owner of the airline, reversed earlier gains. “We are urgently considering next steps and will make a further statement later this week,” Brian Strutton, general secretary of the British Airline Pilots Association union, or Balpa, said in a statement. British Airways faces a coordinated campaign for bigger salary increases from pilots, cabin crew and ground staff in a challenge to its efforts to beat down costs. Bloomberg

Filed in: News

Share This Post

Recent Posts

Leave a Reply

You must be Logged in to post comment.