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These 4 Airlines Do Not Fly On Christmas DayThere are a few airlines which do not fly on Christmas Day, for varying reasons including celebrating Christmas and giving their workers a break. (www.gatechecked.com) More...
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Travel is 24/7 business. Religions celebrate differently. Flying on 25 December, no traffic, no stress. Working for a company that has good insurance, benefits is an extra. Employee is responsible for following policy and procedures. Always can find other employment.
Either does Southwest
When I first got hired by United after serving 19 months in Vietnam,I was told I have to work holidays and weekends. After 34 years I worked just about every holiday and most of my weekends and put my son thru collage . Today employees quit after working a few weekends cause they want the freedom of going out with there friends. Times have changed.
Regional Express here in Australian don't fly on Christmas Day.
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Christmas is a Christian holiday. As long as the airline understands that the majority of the worlds population, and potential customers, don't celebrate this holiday, it's a good idea. Does El Al airlines fly on Yom Kippur?