Daily Archive: January 9, 2014

Fraport and airlines not entitled to compensation for losses caused by strike

The flight safety union responsible for calling a strike at Frankfurt airport resulting in 1,700 flight cancellations has successfully defended an application for damages for losses suffered as a result.  Two airlines and Frankfurt airport’s publicly owned operator, Fraport AG, applied for EUR 9.5 million damages to the Higher Labour Court Hessen (Landesarbeitsgericht, LAG).  The applications …

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