Qantas slashes 500 aviation maintenance jobs as part of restructuring



Qantas slashes 500 jobs as part of restructuring (via AFP)

Embattled Australian flag carrier Qantas said on Monday it will axe 500 jobs in its heavy maintenance and engineering operations as part of a restructuring to help slash costs. The move follows an 83 percent slump in first-half net profit in the six months to December and an announcement it would delay…