- Over three quarters of cabin crew earn less than £20,000 a year (less than the average London wage).
- Many rely on tax credits or second jobs to survive.
- Cabin crew wages fell by over 4 percent in real terms between 2001 and 2008.
- BA cabin crew earn more than some crew at other airlines. It is right to fight to level wages up, not down.
- Cabin crew saved a man’s life in New York last week by applying emergency medical treatment. BA wants to put scabs on planes with only a few days’ training which will risk lives.
Things the media attacks on BA cabin crew won't have told you