Check-in and baggage handling contractor ABM intends to axe 200 workers, with remaining staff expected to accept a 15% drop in wages.
MAG chief exec says blanket quarantine policy will "seriously jeopardise long-term future" of aviation, tourism and hospitality sectors.
The air traffic control tower became a beacon of support for key workers at the latest Clap For Our Carers.
As part of the restoration of services, Ryanair passengers will have to wear masks or face coverings on board and all transactions will be cashless.
Stansted will conduct temperature screening trials to test equipment – results will not be used to decide whether passengers can travel.
A spokesman expected the details to be revealed later in the week but confirmed the airport would be trialling various new safety measures.
Volunteers from the airport are serving refreshments in designated lounge areas at the Harlow hospital to give NHS workers a chance to unwind.
Campaigners call on Manchester Airports Group to withdraw bid to expand passenger numbers from the currently permitted 35m a year to a maximum of 43m.
Manchester Airports Group, the Uttlesford hub's operator, has extended the period for comments by a week because of the coronavirus crisis.
The hub's 3,048m (10,003ft) runway undergoes full resurfacing every 10-15 years and regular heavy maintenance also takes place twice a year.
The first of six private Air Charter Service flights was expected to bring 150 fruit and vegetable pickers from the eastern European country.
The 'Thank you NHS' message on one of the main taxiways was created in five hours by the airport's specialist airfield painting team.