Estonia -Dissatisfaction with pay proposals might lead to strike -May 25, 2012

Estonian Air pilots are considering a strike as the proposals by the company management for a new collective agreement are judged to work out very disappointing. According to the pilots and the flight attendants management’s bid to increase the effectiveness entails tightening the work and rest conditions without any pay increase. Management has threatened to give up the collective agreement strategy and to initiate negotiations with every individual pilot.



This article was published in the Collective Bargaining Newsletter. It aims to facilitate information exchange between trade unions and to support the work of ETUC's collective bargaining committee. For more information, please contact the editor Jan Cremers, Amsterdam Institute for Advanced Labour Studies (AIAS) or the communications officer at the ETUI, Mariya Nikolova All rights reserved. The ETUI is not responsible for the content of external internet sites.

For previous issues of the Collective bargaining newsletter, please visit You may find further information on the ETUI at, and on the AIAS at © ETUI aisbl, Brussels 2012. To unsubscribe, please contact Mariya Nikolova.

News Archive