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International Airlines Group, the company formed from the merger of British Airways and Spain's Iberia, is suing the Spanish pilots union over strikes late last year and early this year.
British holidaymakers once again face summer travel chaos as airport strikes threaten to cripple the nation's favourite holiday destination.
It was announced today that British Airways cabin crew have voted in favor of strikes, raising the renewed threat of action which could cripple flights in the run-up to Easter.
Workers have gone on strike in Britain and France to voice mounting discontent over proposed government austerity measures.
Fresh talks to try to avert further strikes by British Airways cabin crews will be held on Monday, despite few signs of a potential breakthrough.
ATHENS — Greece offered to compensate tourists stranded by labour unrest ahead of a new travel strike Tuesday as unions stepped up their assault against government austerity cuts.
Federal officials have dealt labor unions at American Airlines a setback by refusing to start a 30-day countdown toward possible strikes.
Now that the BA strikes are (temporarily, perhaps) over, the UK can start assessing the damage they caused. In what may be a surprise, the damage reported by BAA does not seem as severe as expectd.
US airline executives surveying the chaos at European airports in recent months could be forgiven a dose of complacency.
British Airways announced today that even with the cabin crews readying to strike again midnight for another 4 days, it will be able to fly more than 75 percent of customers booked to fly during the u
Lufthansa and TAP Air Portugal moved closer on Tuesday to facing strike action by their pilots' unions, as British Airways braced for the second work stoppage in just over a week by thousands of its c
FRANKFURT — Cabin crew at German flag carrier Lufthansa staged warning strikes Friday, causing delays or cancellations of 80 flights, an airline spokeswoman said.