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Scandinavian Airlines strike affects 72,000 travellers

Pilots for Scandinavian Airlines on Friday launched an open-ended strike following the collapse of pay negotiations, forcing the company to cancel virtually all its flights - 673 of them, affecting 72,000 passengers.
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Nationwide strike hits Belgian transport, factories

A national strike to demand higher pay has paralyzed airports, sea ports and rail traffic in Belgium, while hundreds of factories are shut down for the day.
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What Belgium’s national strike will mean for Brussels Airlines & Air Canada passengers

In anticipation of Belgium’s national strike, Brussels Airlines will be cancelling 100% of its flights on Feb. 13.
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Hamburg Airport staff strike forces flight cancellations

A strike by the ground staff at Germany's Hamburg Airport has caused the cancellation of more than 50 flights.
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TSA absentee rate still high, but down from Sunday’s peak

TSA officials say the rate of airport screeners missing work during the partial government shutdown has stabilized - but still at unusually high numbers - just before a three-day holiday weekend that is likely to bring bigger airport crowds.
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Strike by German airport security staff causes travel chaos

A strike by security staff at eight German airports on Tuesday is causing travel chaos for tens of thousands of travellers.
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Berlin airport security staff strike disrupts flights

Security staff at Berlin's two airports are staging a strike that is causing disruption to flights.
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Pilots for Virgin Atlantic set to strike over Christmas

Virgin Atlantic’s pilots are getting ready to strike over the holidays over the issue of union recognition.
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Air New Zealand facing possible strike on busiest travel day of the year

Air New Zealand is warning passengers of a possible employee strike on the busiest travel day of the year.
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Strike at Brussels airport leaves hundreds stranded

Hundreds of passengers have been left stranded at Brussels international airport after luggage handlers went on strike over workload and pay demands.
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