October 3 (Businesshala) – British Airways is set to reverse its decision to cancel short-haul flights from Gatwick Airport, The Telegraph says. informed of on Sunday.
The Telegraph reports that officials from trade union Balpa will strike a new wage deal for pilots after reopening talks last week in the hopes that they will support rapid change at Gatwick airport.
British Airways, owned by London-listed IAG (ICAG.L), announced its plans to end short-haul operations in London on 23 September, citing pilots’ disapproval of its plans to set up a low-cost entity. Of.
A British Airways spokesperson told the Telegraph: “While we are actively working out alternative uses for our slots, last week Balpa asked us to resume discussions. These talks were constructive, addressing major concerns.” and achieved the required efficiency.”
British Airways did not immediately respond to a request for comment.