Aer Lingus-Dublin Airport Authority pension fund analysis “very disappointing”

IMPACT trade union issued the following statement today (Monday):
“IMPACT and other unions were very disappointed at the analysis
presented by the trustee of the Aer Lingus-DAA pension fund at a meeting
today (Monday).


Aer Lingus pension dispute returns to Labour Court

Aer Lingus pension issue is to return to the Labour Court. The move
follows a break-down in direct talks unions and Aer Lingus management
aimed at giving effect to a December 2012 Labour Court recommendation,
which established a target level of benefit for staff in any new scheme.


Labour Court recommendation on Aer Lingus pension scheme weights in favour of lower paid

The Labour Court published its recommendation on the pension dispute
at Aer Lingus this month. The matter was referred to the Labour Court on
foot of an agreement reached between IBEC and ICTU in November 2012,
aimed at resolving the long standing dispute, which concerns the current
and future pension arrangements for Aer Lingus staff.