Internal restructuring
United Kingdom
North West; Greater Manchester;
Location of affected unit(s)
Manchester Airport
Transportation / Storage
Warehousing And Support Activities For Transportation, Postal And Courier Activities
Warehousing And Support Activities For Transportation
52.2 - Support activities for transportation

90 jobs
Number of planned job losses
Job loss
Announcement Date
27 February 2009
Employment effect (start)
Foreseen end date


Manchester Airports Group, the operator of Manchester Airport, is to cut nearly a third of its staff. The airport has been affected by reduced passenger numbers, and the existing staff of 305 will be reapplying for just 215 new jobs. As of 1 March 2009, no date has been announced for the implementation of these cuts.


  • 27 February 2009: BBC News


Eurofound (2009), Manchester Airports Group, Internal restructuring in United Kingdom, factsheet number 68399, European Restructuring Monitor. Dublin, https://restructuringeventsprod.azurewebsites.net/restructuring-events/detail/68399.