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    Qantas strike threat rises after crisis talks with unions

    April 21

    Tensions with unions have escalated dramatically at Qantas in the past 24 hours, with strike action more likely than not, following a crisis summit held between the airline’s management and union leaders in Sydney yesterday.

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    'Humiliated': Jetstar slammed over refusing to fly disabled passengers

    April 13

    Jetstar's treatment of two high-profile disabled campaigners has been condemned as unacceptable by New Zealand's Disability Issues Minister Tariana Turia.

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    Qantas isn't really tightening its seat belt

    April 07

    There's been an amazing amount of bluff and bluster from Qantas CEO Alan Joyce over the past week. If you only read the headlines, you'd almost think Qantas was tightening its seat belt. It's not.

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    Fix security, union tells Qantas

    April 07

    Qantas workers are calling for security upgrades across all the airline's operations, after a man sparked a scare that delayed planes and caused hundreds of passengers to be rescreened.

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    Unions vow global guerilla war on Qantas

    April 06

    Unions are threatening to wage a campaign of "guerilla warfare" against Qantas operations around the world if the airline replaces union labour with managers in the event of a strike by airport ground staff.

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    Qantas is flying on greed: unions

    April 01

    Unions have accused Qantas management of being driven by greed over the company's refusal to agree to a push for job security clauses.