Tuesday, April 17, 2012

Air Canada To Be Sued For Aveos Closure

Nearly 200 Aveos workers marched in downtown Montreal on Tuesday morning, destined for the private residence of Air Canada board member Pierre Marc Johnson. (Shari Okeke/CBC)

Quebec To Sue Air Canada Over Aveos Closure -- CBC

Workers stage demonstration in Montreal.

The Quebec government is taking Air Canada to court in an attempt to keep more than 2,000 aircraft maintenance jobs in Montreal.

Aveos, a subsidiary of Air Canada that was responsible for the upkeep of the company's planes, declared bankruptcy last month.

The firm started liquidating its assets and laid off 2,600 unionized employees.

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My Comment: Suing a company because another company has gone bankrupt is not going to solve anything .... or even get anywhere. This is all political theater.

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