Japan Airlines plans to cut 2,140 jobs from its International unit by April 2011 and eliminate 1,640 of those positions altogether, while the remainder will be transferred elsewhere in the company, a spokesperson told Bloomberg News. The unit currently employs 16,240 and the move is part of an effort to reduce labor costs by an additional $109 million. JAL said there will be no layoffs and that the job cuts will come through attrition.

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