Monday, 25 October 2021

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South African Airways cancels flights ahead of strike

JOHANNESBURG: South African Airways (SAA) said it was cancelling all its flights as thousands of workers vowed to press ahead with an indefinite strike the following day, after the troubled national carrier announced a major retrenchment plan. Around 3,000 workers, including cabin crew, check-in, ticket sales, technical and ground staff, ...

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British Airways dismisses pilot union offer ahead of planned strikes

LONDON: British Airways dismissed a proposal by a pilots union to avoid strike action next week as “unrealistic”, leaving it little closer to resolving a dispute over pay with its pilots that could disrupt its services. Earlier the British Airline Pilots Association (BALPA) had said that BA pilots could call ...

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Ryanair pilots to stage UK strikes

LONDON: British pilots at the low-cost airline Ryanair will strike during September to press for better working conditions and pay, the BALPA union said Wednesday. The pilots have planned strikes for seven days between September 18 and 29, the union said. “Pilots in Ryanair are seeking the same kind of ...

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British Airways pilots to strike for three days in September

LONDON: British Airways pilots are to go on strike for three days in September, their union said on Friday, in a dispute over pay that could disrupt the peak summer holiday season. Last month, the pilots overwhelmingly voted for industrial action and the airline, which is part of IAG, failed ...

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