The Canadian Press

2001-09-21 | Air Canada

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Air Canada and its subsidiary, Air Canada Regional, announced the cutting of five thousand jobs in September, for a total of nine thousand for the year. The Canadian Auto Workers Union represented thousands of workers at the airline. CAW President Buzz Hargrove called on Transport Minister David Collenette to announce an immediate financial support package. (The job cuts came as a result of the September 11th terror attacks.)

Date: 2001-09-21
Placeline: TORONTO, Ontario.
Source: The Canadian Press
Length: 17 seconds

Transcript Prediction: << drivers mature content to come up with a substantial Financial package not just to help Air Canada through this crisis as a as a company but too especially assist the workers and their families as we go about trying to do this downsizing without involuntary layoffs >>