Massive strike action has hit Germany's busiest transit hub. Security staff have walked off the job over a pay dispute at Frankfort Airport. The strike has caused chaos for travellers.
Almost all flights from Berlin's two airports are to be cancelled due to a further strike by ground crews. The union is calling for a pay increase and better working hours in the face of an increased workload.
Striking workers grounded almost 600 flights on Tuesday, but Ryanair says they are holding the capital hostage. It has flown in 20 strikebreakers from Ireland to keep its flights going.
Germany's Verdi union is warning of late flights and cancellations as ground staff at Berlin's two airports strike on Friday. Workers are demanding better working conditions and pay.
Flights in and out of Berlin's two commercial airports are likely to face delays as ground staff go on strike in a dispute over pay. The walkout follows similar action by German airline pilots and flight crew.
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