more Expensive fuel, taxes and flygskam challenge the airline industry. Now inrikesflygbolaget Good horror out jetflygplanen and see their routes. In a press release on Friday announcing the company to the workforce will decline sharply in 2019 and 2020. Of the company's 1,000 employees have 363 people have been given notice.
" We have for a long time, seen a declining demand on the domestic market. It has intensified with the recent months, the climate debate where the words flygskam has been used. What we do now is to adapt our range for the demand, " says Ulrika Matsgård, commercial manager at the Good.
propellerflygplan to replace the older, larger jet aircraft. All staff who work with Jetverksamheten is executing, which includes pilots, cabin crew and technical personnel, according to Ulrika Matsgård.
– With the smaller type of aircraft, we believe that we will be able to continue to fly with about the same number of departures, but with fewer seats per departure, " she says.
with the employees affected by the changes during the Thursday, so even the company can not give any concrete information.
– We will not have need of personnel who fly the Jet, but how the settlement will be is too early to say. But we will not be able to offer them a permanent position within the company in the future, " says Ulrika Matsgård.
the Airline will also review its routes. While air traffic from the island of Gotland increases are going the route Jönköping-Stockholm be put down already in the middle of June 2019. Traffic from Östersund is limited to Thursday–Sunday.
" We make this transition in order to continue to be profitable. We believe in a continued strong domestic flights, " says Ulrika Matsgård.