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15th Sep 2020, 23:26
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Posted By normanton

Don't worry Ducksnuts, I'm still here - just been...

Don't worry Ducksnuts, I'm still here - just been busy working!

Is 260 on LWOP enough? I hope so, but according to the departed Tino it's not. No vaccine found in the next 6-12 months will...
31st Aug 2020, 08:31
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Posted By normanton

Depends if it's a long term or short term...

Depends if it's a long term or short term surplus.

If it's long term (like the 747) why would they offer LWOP? All they are doing is kicking the problem x years down the track. People come back...
30th Aug 2020, 22:41
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Posted By normanton

It's a very good point. I suspect people taking...

It's a very good point. I suspect people taking 13 months to simply avoid CR will be making a big mistake. But that's just my crystal balling opinion.
30th Aug 2020, 00:29
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Posted By normanton

Well I agree, but Wingspar's comment is just...

Well I agree, but Wingspar's comment is just stupid. The only thing saving mass redundancy right now is stand down. And yet here they are trying to justify a quote from Allan that invalidates the...
29th Aug 2020, 23:58
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Posted By normanton

Wingspar you do know what's been happening around...

Wingspar you do know what's been happening around the world with company's that don't have stand down options? Let me fill you in - mass pilot redundancy.

Be careful what you wish for, I don't...
27th Aug 2020, 01:22
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Posted By normanton

Is that the company's opinion or the unions...

Is that the company's opinion or the unions opinion?

They wanted 196. They got 188. The VR was under-subscribed.
25th Aug 2020, 09:42
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Posted By normanton

Oh for goodness sake, yes they can keep you stood...

Oh for goodness sake, yes they can keep you stood down. :ugh:
24th Aug 2020, 10:16
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Views: 18,434
Posted By normanton

Sorry. What didn't I check in the contract? ...

Sorry. What didn't I check in the contract?

If your going to say the CR package, then go re-read the question.


That's great. Why?
24th Aug 2020, 07:52
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Posted By normanton

Should have checked his contract!

Should have checked his contract!
24th Aug 2020, 02:45
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Posted By normanton

I agree. We haven't seen the worst of it yet.

I agree.

We haven't seen the worst of it yet.
24th Aug 2020, 02:44
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Views: 18,434
Posted By normanton

Crikey! If this isn't a wake up call for many, I...

Crikey! If this isn't a wake up call for many, I don't know what is.
23rd Aug 2020, 09:36
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Posted By normanton

Interesting Keg. I guess we can put that Facebook...

Interesting Keg. I guess we can put that Facebook news post to bed then.

For what it's worth, I asked the question about minimum 26 weeks as there is talk it doesn't apply to SO's who are still in...
23rd Aug 2020, 06:09
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Posted By normanton

Everything about this situation so far has...

Everything about this situation so far has resulted in the worst thing happening. Nothing has improved from day 1. Thinking of how the situation could further spiral out of control isn't...
23rd Aug 2020, 04:49
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Posted By normanton

Not at all. The second half of the year was a...

Not at all. The second half of the year was a huge loss. Shielded by the fact that the first half was a huge profit.
22nd Aug 2020, 22:41
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Views: 18,434
Posted By normanton

Don't be fooled by the figures. Qantas...

Don't be fooled by the figures.

Qantas actually made a $120m profit (awesome effort).

Huge write down of 380 fleet (note the exact same thing happened to the 747's)

$600m for redundancy...
22nd Aug 2020, 10:29
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Posted By normanton

Ahhh ok thanks. Lets hope it doesn't come to it.

Ahhh ok thanks. Lets hope it doesn't come to it.
22nd Aug 2020, 10:15
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Posted By normanton

Where did you get that from Keg? (polite question)

Where did you get that from Keg? (polite question)
21st Aug 2020, 04:30
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Posted By normanton

Yep agreed. The "In the news" email this...

Yep agreed.

The "In the news" email this morning says it all really.

".......the Qantas group faces more tough decisions in the weeks ahead and that there will unfortunately be more job...
20th Aug 2020, 11:13
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Posted By normanton

It's not age discrimination if it's legal...

It's not age discrimination if it's legal dragon_man. Put your money where your mouth is and take them to court. Yeah just what I thought, take the package and enjoy the retirement.
20th Aug 2020, 03:53
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Posted By normanton

Ahhhh, my mistake.

Ahhhh, my mistake.
20th Aug 2020, 03:40
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Posted By normanton

No idea dragon_man. That's really great they...

No idea dragon_man.

That's really great they can't be forced to retire. Whats even more great is they still accrue annual leave and long service leave while they wait for a 737 slot to appear...
20th Aug 2020, 03:15
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Posted By normanton

Are you offended by that dragon_man? There...

Are you offended by that dragon_man?

There is practically 0 international flying for the foreseeable future. He's doing everything he can to try and save cash. If you owned Qantas would you pay...
20th Aug 2020, 03:11
Replies: 70
Views: 18,434
Posted By normanton

It's Allan's transformation program all over...

It's Allan's transformation program all over again. Write off everything he can, announce a huge loss. Big profits from FY21-22 onwards. Hand shakes all round with huge management bonuses. Rinse &...
15th Aug 2020, 21:40
Replies: 2,018
Views: 685,822
Posted By normanton

Oh the great mohikan makes a triumphant return....

Oh the great mohikan makes a triumphant return. This time hes going after Keg. Last time he was laughing SOs would be made redundant. Before that it was the Adelaide C&T department. Whos next?...
12th Aug 2020, 22:02
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Views: 685,822
Posted By normanton

I could be wrong here but Im pretty sure Tino...

I could be wrong here but Im pretty sure Tino said in a webinar that anyone the company has placed in the ER program (i.e. anyone who is 63+) is an addition to the 196.

If there is 60 pilots in...
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