British Airways said it sacked one of three ringleaders involved in the illegal walkout by 1,000 baggage handlers, cargo loaders and bus drivers at London Heathrow in August. According to BA, the employee was found guilty of "gross misconduct" for playing a leading role in the walkout. A second employee, also found guilty of gross misconduct, was issued a final written warning, suspended without pay for one month and banned from staff air travel privileges. Both workers have a right to ...

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