Lufthansa pilots announce 3-day strike next week

The pilots’ union “Vereinigung Cockpit” has asked pilots of Lufthansa, Lufthansa Cargo and Germanwings to go on strike from 2. April, 0:00 hs to 4. April 23:29 hs.

After the votes in favour of a strike, concluded on 20.3.2014 (99,1 percent of pilots voted in favour of strikes), the union first had announced to avoid strike actions during the Easter holidays in Lower Saxony and Bremen. This is no longer valid.

Source: Vereinigung Cockpit News Release

 Update 16:00:

Lufthansa has asked the union to resume negotiations soon. Meanwhile they also prepare for the strike. Information and a list with cancelled flights will be published here on Monday, 31st March 2014.