AirAsia India Slashes Pilots’ Salary by 40%

(Mumbai) AirAsia India Slashes Pilots’ Salary by 40 %
AirAsia India has slashed salary of its pilots by an average 40 per cent for May and June,
The senior management at AirAsia India had taken a pay cut of 20 per cent in April, while the wages of executives falling in other categories were reduced by 7-17 per cent.
However, employees getting a salary of Rs 50,000 per month or less were spared.
AirAsia India is a joint venture between Tatas and AirAsia (Investment) Ltd — will be completing six years of operations next week. It has a workforce of around 2,500 people. As many as 600 of them are pilots for its 30 Airbus A320 aircraft fleet.