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    Qantas overloaded aircraft

    March 23

    An overloaded Qantas Airbus A330 flying from Sydney to Hong Kong was a risk to flight safety, air investigators have found.

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    ACTU support the campaign for job security at Qantas

    March 23

    ACTU leadership publicly declared its support for the campaign by airline unions to have Qantas support contentious "job security" clauses aimed at limiting the use of outside labour.

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    Qantas faces strikes over union job guarantee push

    March 22

    Thousands of airline refuellers, baggage and transport staff have joined pilots and engineers in threatening strike action against Qantas to support controversial "job security" clauses aimed at limiting the use of outside labour.

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    Tribunal in Australia rules in favour of union in TNT dispute

    March 18

    A workplace tribunal in Australia has ruled in favour of an Australian affiliate, after the union filed an application against TNT for breaching bargaining laws.

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    Qantas to pay $4.8m price fixing fine

    March 18

    Qantas will pay a fine of $NZ6.5 million ($4.8 million) in New Zealand for its part in a global air-freight cartel, after reaching a settlement with the country’s corporate regulator.

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    Pilots closer to industrial action as Qantas efficiencies bite

    March 15

    Qantas pilots are moving closer to direct industrial action as the management puts its hopes in disinterest by the Gillard government to save its tax and cost reduction strategies for off-shoring jets and jobs.