American Airlines, American Eagle Lea...

American Airlines, American Eagle Lead Industry in Job Cuts

There are 6 comments on the Hispanic Business story from Jun 26, 2013, titled American Airlines, American Eagle Lead Industry in Job Cuts. In it, Hispanic Business reports that:

American Airlines and American Eagle have cut nearly 6,500 jobs since parent AMR Corp. filed bankruptcy in November 2011, the highest number of job losses in an industry known for slashing employment.

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Since: May 08

Santee CA

#1 Jun 27, 2013
Finally AA is once again an industry leader. Thanks to the current executive leadership, it is for a negative thing.

Since: Apr 08

Tulsa, OK

#2 Jun 27, 2013
DUH..........

That's usually the first steps when a company files bankruptcy and is re-organizing.

Look on the positive side. The company/corporation hasn't shutdown, yet.

But just wait until the 'New' American leadership implements their restructuring plan. These recent cutbacks may pale in comparison to the coming cutbacks.
Smith Street Blues

Houston, TX

#3 Jul 1, 2013
Took the words right out of my mouth
vietnam vet

Raleigh, NC

#4 Jul 3, 2013
no word yet on a cutback in the number of VP's yet.Those jobs appear more secure than ever.
Just Another BK

United States

#5 Jul 13, 2013
vietnam vet wrote:
no word yet on a cutback in the number of VP's yet.Those jobs appear more secure than ever.
Why would there jobs be secure? USAir Execs are filling most of the positions under Parker. I guess you missed that memo !
Toad

Mokelumne Hill, CA

#6 Jul 14, 2013
What do expect when you have a Union in the company's business?

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