UPS To Begin First Wave Of Pilot Furloughs

United Parcel Service says the first wave of pilot furloughs announced earlier this year will take place in a few days. UPS says it expects to furlough 54 pilots starting Sunday. The package carrier and the Independent Pilots Association union said last year that they had agreed on an initial round of voluntary cost-saving measures […]

UPS Moving Ahead With Pilot Furlough Plans

United Parcel Service say unless its pilots union agrees to more money-saving measures, the company will begin laying off hundreds of pilots later this year. In order to avoid furloughs last year, the Independent Pilots Assocation took some voluntary cost-cutting steps, including taking leave time, early retirement and making sick bank contributions. UPS says with […]

Louisville Not Included In UPS Job Cuts

United Parcel Service announcd Friday that it will eliminate 1,800 white collar jobs as part of an effort to streamline its U.S. small package segment. Company spokesperson Mark Dickens says none of the cuts involve UPS operations in Louisville. “The primary impact is going to be to our domestic small package operations. Of course the […]