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JSpira
02-19-2012, 08:20 AM
If you are travelling to or within Germany today and tomorrow, this is very important information:
Strike at Frankfurt Airport Monday to Result in 400+ Cancelled Flights (http://www.frequentbusinesstraveler.com/2012/02/strike-at-frankfurt-airport-monday-to-result-in-400-cancelled-flights/)



[/URL]Following two relatively short work stoppages Thursday and Friday, the Union of Air Traffic Controllers (GdF), which also represents ground workers at Frankfurt Airport (FRA), announced plans for a 24-hour strike on Monday.

The labor action will begin at 5 a.m. CET.

The action is certain to lead to the cancellation of hundreds of flights…




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ChuckE89
02-20-2012, 10:00 PM
The strike has been extended until 11 PM Friday, but only 15% of flights (mostly local flights) have been affected. The Deutschesbahn has laid on extra trains and carriages to make up the difference.

ChuckE89
02-22-2012, 12:35 PM
Stroke ended 90 minutes ago, and they are back at the table...