Air France job cuts set to test CEO Smith’s consensual style


PARIS (Reuters) – Air France-KLM (AIRF.PA) is opening talks with its French unions on workforce cuts, Chief Executive Ben Smith told Reuters, as the airline group warned of mounting losses with no clear end in sight to the coronavirus crisis.

FILE PHOTO: The logo of Air France KLM Group is pictured on an Airbus A350 in Colomiers near Toulouse, France, Sept. 27, 2019. REUTERS/Regis Duvignau

Air France has scheduled a strategic workforce planning meeting in June to discuss capacity cuts and their consequences for staffing, Smith said in an interview as the group’s quarterly results offered a foretaste

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