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There was more misery for workers in the South today - with the news that up to 500 jobs are to go at FlyBe. Sangeeta links to Transport Correspondent Mike Pearse. Interviewee is Jim McAusland of British Airline Pilots' Association.
One of the regions biggest airlines is to cut 500 jobs in a new move to reduce costs. Flybe, the major carrier out of Southampton Airport, has just announced the move to stop losses. It is not known how many staff in the Hampshire city will be hit.
The airline recently announced it would be axing all of its routes out of Gatwick and has sold its take-off slots to Easyjet.