Strike Scrubs Over Half Of Todays’ LH Long Haul Flights
Lufthansa is being forced to cancel more flights
due to continued strike action by its pilots, including long haul flights to
and from Canada.
After some 750 short and medium haul flights were cancelled yesterday, strikes
today will hit long haul operations, with 84 of 153 long haul flights
A planned walk-out for Friday will once again hit short and medium haul
The action, by pilots union Vereinigung Cockpit, is the latest in a series of
walk-outs by pilots in a dispute over early retirement benefits and LH's plans
to expand its budget operations.
Inbound LH flights to Canada are cancelled today but YYZ-FRA; YUL-MUC and
YVR-FRA flights are scheduled to operate. (Turnaround 18MAR inbound LH flights
did not operate yesterday) The list full list of cancellations can be found
Pax whose flights were cancelled can re-book free of charge.