Independence Air expects to eliminate some 600 jobs in the coming weeks, representing 18% of the workforce, as it matches employment levels to a reduced number of aircraft and daily departures. "As a result of the change in our operations, our overall employment will go from 3,400 to 2,800," spokesperson Rick DeLisi told ATWOnline Friday. "This will be accomplished through a variety of methods." In addition, the current 350 daily departures will be reduced to 230. At startup the carrier ...

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