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Having that level of workforce flexibility had been possible thanks to the government subsidyThe weekend stay-at-home order follows an increase of infections an, and chief executive Jayne Hrdlicka said it would be financially “devastating” for the airline to carry the burden alone.
Using Thursday’s announcement of COVID-19 border restrictions easing between greater Sydney and Queensland, Ms Hrdlicka said the airline was able to respond quickly because of the available pool of staff2021.