Cathay Pacific staff hold a union meeting at the Hong Kong Baptist College on June 17, 1981. Photo: SCMP

When Cathay Pacific ground staff went on strike over pay and working conditions

The three-day strike saw workers call for a pay rise of up to 20 per cent, saying HK$1,500 salaries lagged other airlines’ pay by 40 per cent

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Cathay Pacific staff hold a union meeting at the Hong Kong Baptist College on June 17, 1981. Photo: SCMP
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