All posts tagged "GdF"

  • News
    Frankfurt Airport Strike Continues to Friday

    The German union for air traffic workers, GdF, has extended its strike action until 11.00pm on Friday 24th February. Due to the strike, flight cancellations and delays are likely to occur at Frankfurt Airport. Lufthansa cancelled 200 flights yesterday and expects to cancel a further 160 today. Passengers are being offered refunds...

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    German Air Controllers Call Off Strike

    At the last minute, German air traffic controllers called off the 6-hour strike planned to start at 6.00am this morning. The GdF union, which represents 3,400 of Germany’s 5,500 controllers, is demanding a 6.5% wage increase and pay linked to length of service. Management has offered 4.1%. DFS, the German ATC provider,...