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  1. Lufthansa bracing for more labor strike action – Nov 26th, 27th & 30th

    The Independent Flight Attendant’s Organization (UFO) has announced strikes on Lufthansa flights for Thursday, November 26th, Friday, November 27th,…

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  2. Coordinated attacks in Paris, Friday evening Nov 13

    a series of coordinated attacks around Paris have been reported with multiple fatalities.   French President François Hollande has declared a state…

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  3. Greek labor strike planned for November 12 impacting public services

    Greek labor unions are planning to strike on November 12 for 24 hours over ongoing Government economic reforms and austerity measures.   The strike…

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  4. Lufthansa flight attendants union preparing for possible strike beginning Nov 6

    German cabin crew union UFO has announced a proposed week-long strike beginning November 6 over the airline’s attempts to reduce benefits.

    There…

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  5. Chicago taxi drivers to strike on Thursday October 8

    Taxi drivers union plans to go on strike to protest ride sharing services such as Uber and Lyft due to the fact they are not regulated the same as…

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  6. Strikes in Italy/France may impact travel on Thursday Oct 8

    Italian airport personnel are planning to stage work stoppages between 13:00 and 17:00 local time on Thursday October 8.

    On the same date in…

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  7. Lufthansa pilot strike to impact long-haul flights to/from Germany on Sept 8

    A Lufthansa pilot strike is scheduled for Tuesday, September 8, 2015, for flights departing to/from Germany between 8:00 a.m. – 11:59 p.m. local…

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  8. Lufthansa to add $17.50 ‘distribution cost charge’ fee beginning September 1

    As a way to produce more revenue, Lufthansa German Airlines has announced that, beginning September 1, they will assess a $17.50  Distribution Cost…

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  9. Alaska Air deepens partnership with American Airlines, benefiting Mileage Plan members

    Beginning August 15, Alaska Airlines Mileage Plan members will enjoy a more seamless travel experience when flying on American Airlines.

    Elite…

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  10. All United Airlines flights in US grounded after check-in system crashes

    This morning, Wednesday July 8, all United Airlines flights have been grounded due to ‘automation issues’ involving the check-in process.   While…

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  11. Cain Makes Travel Weekly Power List For 3rd Straight Year

    Cain Travel finds itself on the Travel Weekly Power List for the 3rd consecutive year.  Fueled by year over year sales growth of over 10% in 2014…

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  12. Hertz to join Avis with new refueling policy on rentals in the US

    Effective July 15 for US rentals, Hertz will join Avis by assessing a refueling fee on rentals that are driven less than 75 miles when a receipt…

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  13. French Air Traffic Controllers set to strike July 2 & 3

    The Union of Air Traffic Controllers (SNCTA), which represents 40 percent of controllers in France, will go on strike on 2 and 3 July in protest over…

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  14. Air Traffic Controllers in Spain organizing work stoppages

    Spanish Air Traffic Controllers are planning two-hour work stoppages from 1000hrs to 1200hrs and 1800hrs to 2000hrs (local time) on June 8, 10, 12,…

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  15. Air Canada to initiate new carry-on bag process starting May 25; fees may be incurred

    Beginning on May 25 at Toronto-Pearson (YYZ) and expanding quickly, Air Canada will be monitoring carry-on bags at check-in and security checkpoints…

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  16. German train drivers’ union to strike May 20

    Train drivers for Germany’s passenger trains plan to strike beginning at 2a on Wednesday, May 20.    This action will likely cause delays across…

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  17. Hertz to raise rental car prices for Summer season

    Hertz is planning to implement a broad-based price increase across its 3 brands – Hertz, Dollar and Thrifty – at US rental locations beginning June…

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  18. Flights Canceled in both Chile and Argentina due to Volcanic Eruption

    A state of emergency has been called after the Calbuco volcano has erupted in the Southern region of Chile. Erupting for the first time in 42 years a…

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  19. Belgium labor strike to impact travel April 21-24

    Rail & bus employees are set to strike on April 21 at 10p through April 22 at 10p in Belgium which will impact travelers that use these…

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  20. Hiroshima Airport suspends all flights after runway incident

    All flights have been delayed at the Hiroshima Airport after Air Asiana flight 162, from Inchon Airport in South Korea, overran the runway on landing.…

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  21. French Air Traffic Control Union planning additional strikes, April 16-18 & April 29 – May 2

    France’s largest air traffic control union – the SCNTA – is planning to  strike mid month and at the end of the month over wage & benefit…

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  22. Lufthansa pilots’ union strike on March 18 effecting Frankfurt & Munich airports

    The Lufthansa pilots’ union has announced strike action on March 18 2015 affecting short and medium haul flights out of Frankfurt and Munich.   All…

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  23. Italian Air Traffic Controllers set to strike on March 20

    Italian air traffic controllers are planning an 8 hour strike on March 20 between 10a and 6p.  Flight schedules are anticipated to be significantly…

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  24. Hilton HHonors double point or double miles promotion – requires registration

    Beginning now, Hilton is running a double point or double miles promotion through May 31.  It does require the HHonors member to pre-register using…

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  25. Changes At Frontier Airlines To Impact Travelers on March 7

    Frontier Airlines is changing reservation host systems from Sabre to Navitaire on March 7, 2015 as part of its ongoing effort to become an ‘ultra…

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  26. Information pertaining to merging AA’s AAdvantage & USAirways Dividend Miles accounts

    This spring, in conjunction with their merger, American Airlines & USAirways will be combining their frequent flyer programs.   The new program…

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