In Germany massively cancel flights because of the pilots

В Германии массово отменяют авиарейсы из-за эпидемии у пилотов

In Germany dozens of flights canceled

Canceled 70 flights operated by Air Berlin.

In Germany were cancelled over 70 flights because of the epidemic that broke out among the pilots. This was reported in the press service of the airline Air Berlin, reports DW.

“The flights were canceled because of “atypical large number of messages about the disease,” the pilots”, – told in the company.

It is noted that the flights have been canceled at airports in Berlin, düsseldorf, Hamburg and Cologne.

Interestingly, in 2016 there was a similar situation when the airline TUIfly was forced to cancel flights due to the fact that many pilots simultaneously reported health problems. Then the Union said pilots concerned about the risk of layoffs and wage cuts, i.e. the event was organized.

In today’s case, a similar background: previously, German media wrote about a possible “riot of pilots” because of the process of sale of the airlines, which was attended by Air Berlin. However, while neither the Union had not announced an official strike.

Recall, Lufthansa canceled almost 900 flights due to pilots ‘ strike.


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