Nearly 800 Fiji Airways staff, including cabin crew, have been let go today.
FBC News to obtained a copy of the termination letter that was sent to 775 staff from the airline.
In the letter, Fiji Airways said the severe effects of Covid-19, had resulted in the company taking the “drastic step”.
Staff were sent the letter have been given 48 hours to return any Fiji Airways property and to collect personal belongings from the office.
The letter said people who had been released could reapply for roles when the situation allowed.