Senate Covid-19 committee hears aviation staff excluded from jobkeeper are choosing between paying rent and buying groceriesQantas says government support for aviation may need to continue beyond March next year because airlines are in the middle of the biggest crisis the industry has ever faced.The Senate select committee on Covid-19 heard evidence on Tuesday regarding the impact of job losses and uncertainty across aviation businesses. Continue reading...
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