Monday, July 6, 2015

British Airways expecting strike after talks fail

British Airways just announced that its last-minute negotiations with leaders of the Unite cabin attendants union have ended and that it's expecting a strike starting this weekend. The airline says it will try to operate as many flights as possible using other employees and non-striking attendants. If you're scheduled to fly BA, keep checking with airline to see what's happening and what your options are.

British Airways expecting strike after talks fail

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British Airways just announced that its last-minute negotiations with leaders of the Unite cabin attendants union have ended and that it's expecting a strike starting this weekend. The airline says it will try to operate as many flights as possible using other employees and non-striking attendants. If you're scheduled to fly BA, keep checking with airline to see what's happening and what your options are.

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