Iberia (IB) canceled 118 flights Thursday as its pilots went ahead with the second of two planned one-day strikes. SEPLA, the union representing IB’s pilots, is protesting company plans to create a low cost carrier, Iberia Express. The first one-day strike was on Dec. 18. (ATW Daily News, Dec. 9). The flight cancellations affected just over a third of IB’s schedule. Negotiations with unions have been ongoing since the end of 2009 when IB announced plans to launch a ...

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