December 4, 2021

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Unprecedented incident, severe punishment for 3 pilots due to corona infection


11/19 12:30

In an unprecedented incident, an airline severely punished its 3 pilots for being infected with the corona virus during their business trip, citing a “gross violation” of the rules while they were out of the country.

Cathay Pacific Corporation, Headquarters A +Hong Kong fires 3 injured pilotsGovt19While they were staying in Frankfurt, Germany.

The company said in a statement that “the persons involved will no longer work at Cathay Pacific”, while the Hong Kong – based “South China Morning” newspaper reported that three pilots were suspected to have left hotel rooms in Germany. Violation of company rules.

The discovery of the three injuries added more than 150 corporate employees to the facility, including pilots and flight attendants. Isolation For 3 weeks, in addition to their family members.

Hong Kong has reported the lowest number of local corona virus infections in recent months, but authorities have tightened isolation rules.

Contrary to the global trend for openness and coexistence, Hong Kong follows China’s mainland in maintaining strict travel restrictions. Corona virus.

A few days ago, Cathay Pacific said it was operating in October with a capacity of 10 per cent of passengers before the outbreak, while the number of passengers dropped by 97.2 per cent compared to 2019.

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