Sydney Airport Refuelers Plan to Strike Next Week, Financial Review Says

Aircraft refuelers at Sydney airport plan to strike for 24 hours on July 21 over a pay dispute, the Australian Financial Review reported, citing the Transport Workers Union.

Refueling company Airport Fuel Services wants to introduce a two-tiered pay structure for existing employees and for new and casual staff, the newspaper said. Airport Fuel Services is owned by Qantas Airways Ltd., Caltex Australia Ltd., BP Plc and Mobil, it said.

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