Labor http://atwonline.com/taxonomy/term/7399/more en Flights canceled as French, Italian strikes hit http://atwonline.com/labor/flights-canceled-french-italian-strikes-hit <div class="node-body article-body">European travelers have been hit by yet another wave of strike action, as Italy’s air traffic controllers and air transport workers, as well as Air France’s cabin crew, stage separate protests.</div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/labor/flights-canceled-french-italian-strikes-hit" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/labor/flights-canceled-french-italian-strikes-hit#comments Air Traffic Management Labor Daily News Mon, 20 Mar 2017 15:17:00 +0000 241771 at http://atwonline.com <p>Alitalia air transport employees gather for a protest rally March 20 at Rome&rsquo;s Fiumicino airport.</p> ALBERTO PIZZOLI/AFP/Getty Images Air France to ride out cabin crew strike http://atwonline.com/labor/air-france-ride-out-cabin-crew-strike <div class="node-body article-body">Air France expects few disruptions to its flights March 18, despite a strike of almost 30% of its cabin crew members.</div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/labor/air-france-ride-out-cabin-crew-strike" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/labor/air-france-ride-out-cabin-crew-strike#comments Labor Daily News Fri, 17 Mar 2017 18:44:00 +0000 241681 at http://atwonline.com <p>Air France A330-200</p> Rob Finlayson Helsinki ground handler strike forces Finnair to cancel 90 flights http://atwonline.com/labor/helsinki-ground-handler-strike-forces-finnair-cancel-90-flights <div class="node-body article-body">Finnair must cancel nearly a third of flights March 17 because of a further ground handling strike at Helsinki Airport.</div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/labor/helsinki-ground-handler-strike-forces-finnair-cancel-90-flights" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/labor/helsinki-ground-handler-strike-forces-finnair-cancel-90-flights#comments Labor Daily News Airports & Routes Thu, 16 Mar 2017 14:21:00 +0000 241461 at http://atwonline.com <p>Finnair A330-300</p> Rob Finlayson Lufthansa, VC pilot union reach agreement http://atwonline.com/labor/lufthansa-vc-pilot-union-reach-agreement <div class="node-body article-body">Lufthansa, Lufthansa Cargo and Germanwings have reached a deal with the Vereinigung Cockpit pilot union (VC) on all collective bargaining agreements concerning wages, productivity, transitional payments and pensions, in a contract that runs through June 2022.</div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/labor/lufthansa-vc-pilot-union-reach-agreement" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/labor/lufthansa-vc-pilot-union-reach-agreement#comments Labor Daily News Wed, 15 Mar 2017 17:27:00 +0000 241381 at http://atwonline.com <p>Lufthansa A320s</p> Rob Finlayson Berlin airports cancel 90% of flights on Tuesday http://atwonline.com/labor/berlin-airports-cancel-90-flights-tuesday <div class="node-body article-body">Berlin’s Tegel and Schönefeld airports have canceled hundreds of scheduled flights from March 13-15 because of an ongoing ground staff strike over wages. </div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/labor/berlin-airports-cancel-90-flights-tuesday" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/labor/berlin-airports-cancel-90-flights-tuesday#comments Labor Daily News Airports & Routes Tue, 14 Mar 2017 19:15:00 +0000 241271 at http://atwonline.com <p>Passengers line up for transportation during a wage strike of ground staff at Berlin&#39;s Tegel airport on March 10, 2017.</p> TOBIAS SCHWARZ/AFP/Getty Images French ATC strike causes over 1,500 cancellations http://atwonline.com/labor/french-atc-strike-causes-over-1500-cancellations <div class="node-body article-body">The latest French air traffic control (ATC) strike has caused a record-breaking 1,500 flight cancellations, according to estimates by commercial aviation group Airlines for Europe (A4E).</div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/labor/french-atc-strike-causes-over-1500-cancellations" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/labor/french-atc-strike-causes-over-1500-cancellations#comments Air Traffic Management Labor Daily News Tue, 14 Mar 2017 13:29:00 +0000 241201 at http://atwonline.com <p>Air France aircraft parked at Paris Orly airport.</p> FRED DUFOUR/AFP/Getty Images Berlin airports cancel flights as ground staff continues strike http://atwonline.com/labor/berlin-airports-cancel-flights-ground-staff-continues-strike <div class="node-body article-body">German trade union Verdi has called for around 2,000 ground staff at Berlin’s Tegel and Schönefeld airports to strike from Monday, March 13, to Wednesday, March 15, in a continuation of the strike called last week for Friday, March 10. </div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/labor/berlin-airports-cancel-flights-ground-staff-continues-strike" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/labor/berlin-airports-cancel-flights-ground-staff-continues-strike#comments Labor Daily News Airports & Routes Mon, 13 Mar 2017 17:44:00 +0000 241131 at http://atwonline.com 24-hour ground staff strike to hit Berlin airports Friday http://atwonline.com/labor/24-hour-ground-staff-strike-hit-berlin-airports-friday <div class="node-body article-body">German trade union Verdi has called for ground staff at Berlin’s Tegel and Schönefeld airports to strike March 10. </div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/labor/24-hour-ground-staff-strike-hit-berlin-airports-friday" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/labor/24-hour-ground-staff-strike-hit-berlin-airports-friday#comments Labor Daily News Airports & Routes Thu, 09 Mar 2017 14:48:00 +0000 240761 at http://atwonline.com Sean Gallup/Getty Images French, Finnish strikes trigger severe disruption http://atwonline.com/labor/french-finnish-strikes-trigger-severe-disruption <div class="node-body article-body">A five-day French air traffic control strike has already triggered more than 830 flight cancellations over the first two days and, separately, Finnair has warned of considerable disruption March 10.</div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/labor/french-finnish-strikes-trigger-severe-disruption" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/labor/french-finnish-strikes-trigger-severe-disruption#comments Air Traffic Management Labor Daily News Wed, 08 Mar 2017 17:18:00 +0000 240661 at http://atwonline.com <p>Finnair Airbus A350-900</p> Rob Finlayson European airlines brace for more strike action http://atwonline.com/labor/european-airlines-brace-more-strike-action <div class="node-body article-body">European airlines are bracing for further disruption from a five-day French air traffic control (ATC) strike, while Finnair is recovering from the tail end of a ground handling walkout.</div> <p><a href="http://atwonline.com/labor/european-airlines-brace-more-strike-action" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://atwonline.com/labor/european-airlines-brace-more-strike-action#comments Air Traffic Management Labor Daily News Mon, 06 Mar 2017 17:01:00 +0000 240431 at http://atwonline.com <p>Finnair A330-300</p> Rob Finlayson