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.
Several hundred flights from Germany's main airports have been canceled, affecting an estimated 90,000 passengers. Public sector workers across the country are demanding a pay rise of six percent.
A bus and a hauler used to tow aircraft have collided at Frankfurt Airport, injuring 14 people. There were 72 people who had just arrived from Spain on the bus heading across the tarmac towards a terminal.
Lufthansa has canceled hundreds of flights on Tuesday, as Germany braces for mass public sector strikes. Germany's largest airport in Frankfurt has warned of "significant delays and cancellations."
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.
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