Low-cost carrier (LCC) Norwegian Air Shuttle estimated that some 35,000 passengers were affected by a strike among pilots that shut down routes across Scandinavia Wednesday. The industrial action, which began at the weekend, expanded to take in an estimated 650 flight deck crew, who are in dispute with subsidiary Norwegian Air Norway over cost-cutting proposals. Attempts to reach a solution between the company and two unions—the Norwegian Pilot Union (NPU) and Parat—have so far ...

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