In this Flash Info, we examine the claim that the EUROCONTROL pension scheme is expensive and not sustainable. As seems to be the norm for this review, this short paragraph is entirely unfounded and highly misleading. If “dramatic & sensationalist simplification” had been part of the terms of reference for the review, Deloitte would have succeeded magnificently.
Both ETF and ATCEUC agree that despite its ambitions, the review and its 17
recommendations appear nothing more than a collection of incoherent statements, without any in-depth analysis of their effectiveness, their impact or their cost. It is extremely surprising that Deloitte considered this report fit for publication: for one, it clearly goes well beyond the terms of reference, to the point of suggesting significant institutional changes to the Agency’s setup – something that was explicitly excluded from the scope of the review.
Gewerkschaft der Flugsicherung (GdF) and Trade Union Eurocontrol Maastricht published the following statement (in German). An unofficial translation is presented below the images. For more than a year now, the Corona pandemic has had us firmly in its grip. Life has been turned upside down in many areas and the challenges we face, both as […]