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English translation: corporate/head office staff

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12:20 Feb 19, 2009
Dutch to English translations [PRO]
General / Conversation / Greetings / Letters / talking about airlines
Dutch term or phrase: staf
When talking about airlines, a distinction is made between 'staf' and other 'personeel'. Does 'staf' refer to the cabin crew or does 'staf' refer to the airline's staff and 'personeel' refer to other employees, e.g. agency staff?
xxxstephkg
United Kingdom
Local time: 06:31
English translation:corporate/head office staff
Explanation:
is the usual option for 'staf', or 'central support staff', but difficult to say what distinction is being made with personeel without any context.
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MoiraB
France
Local time: 07:31
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corporate/head office staff


Explanation:
is the usual option for 'staf', or 'central support staff', but difficult to say what distinction is being made with personeel without any context.

MoiraB
France
Local time: 07:31
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agree  Buck
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agree  Dr Lofthouse: yes
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