Airbus Tells Employees Production Rebound Unlikely in Short Term
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Airbus SE has told employees that a return to full operations isn't feasible in the short term because of parts shortages and the inability of struggling airlines to take delivery of new aircraft, according to a person familiar with the matter.
The letter, sent out Friday by Thierry Baril, the planemaker's chief of human resources, cited supply chains that aren't fully operational and a drastic drop in aircraft acceptances because of the travel downturn caused by the coronavirus, the person said, asking not be identified as the letter was confidential.
The European planemaker also asked employees to take 10 days of vacation between now and...