South African Airways insisted that operations were "unaffected" by a strike started Friday by members of the South African Transport and Allied Workers Union, which represents more than 3,500 airline workers. It was unclear how many were on strike. South African media estimated that "hundreds" were not working and the union warned that the number of striking workers could escalate. SATAWU, among other complaints, claimed that SAA has failed to pay its members annual retention premiums that ...

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