There is no denying that aviation internationally has been hit by the Covid crisis. In Ireland, north and South, air- lines, airport authorities and the aircraft manufacturing and maintenance employers see this is as an opportunity to wage war on jobs, pay and working conditions. Bombardier jobs The announcement that 600 aerospace workers are set to lose their jobs at Bombardier’s Belfast site is a devastating blow to the region’s manufacturing sector.
The announcement that 600 aerospace workers are set to lose their jobs at Bombardier's Belfast site is a devastating blow to the region's manufacturing sector. The announcement came just a week after Thompson Aero Seating announced 500 redundancies, following 430 layoffs of mostly agency workers by the company in March.