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Started by indlovubill on Jun 19, 2022 8:07:36 PM
Airlines Find Brexit Loophole To Ease Staff Shortages.

This is the sort of thing Keith should be picking up on,

https://www.msn.com/en-gb/travel/news/airlines-use-post-brexit-loophole-to-bring-in-foreign-workers/ar-AAYDHtg?ocid=msedgdhp&pc=U531&cvid=04b4fe6
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Airlines leaders are understood to have warned officials from the Department for Transport during a call last Friday that carriers will run increasing numbers of overseas-flagged aircraft with only a skeleton number of UK-registered jets if ministers do not relax immigration laws.

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bailliegillies - 20 Jun 2022 08:46:01 (#1 of 6)

Freedom of movement by the back door as more business demand access to European workforce.

TigerPaws - 20 Jun 2022 18:11:37 (#2 of 6)

Aviation is a massive gas guzzler. Soon to be targeted by eco protesters?

indlovubill - 20 Jun 2022 18:18:26 (#3 of 6)

They need to target the Internet, the carbon footprint of the Internet is nearly twice the size of the carbon footprint of the airline industry.

Fewer people use airlines of course but that's how things are, suck it up.

TigerPaws - 20 Jun 2022 18:36:48 (#4 of 6)

that's how things are

Fixed for eternity, eh?

Despite zoom conferencing reducing travel footprints?

The big problem is that lithium ion batteries degrade so quickly.

indlovubill - 20 Jun 2022 18:41:25 (#5 of 6)

Fixed for eternity, eh?

Fixed until I see eternity that's for sure.

machiavelli - 20 Jun 2022 19:05:10 (#6 of 6)

Can't wait for the first electric plane. I can run a book on how far from the airport it plunges.

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