Lufthansa flight attendants launch 24-hour strike

Lufthansa flight attendants launch 24-hour strike

By DAVID RISING The Associated Press
Published Sep 7, 2012 10:12AM MDT
Berlin • Lufthansa canceled hundreds of flights Friday after flight attendants walked off the job at airports around the country in an escalating battle with Germany’s largest airline, but signs emerged that the two sides may be prepared to return to the negotiating table. The flight attendants started their 24-hour walkout midnight Thursday in a battle with the airline, which is struggling to compete against European budget carriers and government-owned airlines from the Persian Gulf. The strik...
Copyright 2012 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.

Share this post