South African Airways sign a wage deal with trade unions to end an eight-day strike that brought the cash-strapped state airline to the brink of collapse
After a week-long strike, unions have accepted South African Airways's offer. Economists believe the state-owned airline’s crisis is only the tip of South Africa's problems.
Cabin crew have gone ahead with a 48-hour strike as of midnight on Thursday. Lufthansa has offered train tickets for travel within Germany to make up for hundreds of cancelled flights.
Passengers with Germany's flagship carrier are set to face disruption later this week after a cabin crew trade union called a 48-hour strike. Affiliate airlines including Eurowings and SunExpress could also be affected.
The CEO of Europe's largest low-budget airline has said around 1,500 flight crew jobs are redundant. Sinking profits and reduced deliveries of Boeing's grounded 737 Max aircraft have hampered Ryanair's expansion plans.
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