DISCOVER POLAND

LOT, polish national airline to strike on Thursday

Polish ExpressPolish Express logo

LOT, polish national airline to strike on Thursday

Passengers wait as all flights were cancelled at the Frederic Chopin international airport in Warsaw on April 16, 2010. Poland pushed ahead Friday with plans for the weekend funeral of president Lech Kaczynski despite a volcanic ash cloud that has disrupted air traffic and threatens the arrival of foreign leaders. AFP PHOTO /JOE KLAMAR (Photo credit should read JOE KLAMAR/AFP/Getty Images)

A strike planned for Thursday by the staff of Polish national airline LOT could cost the company millions, the company’s acting CEO said.

CEO Marcin Celejewski said that the strike by the cabin crew could cost LOT millions of złoty in damages, further damaging the financial situation of the airline. The unions are demanding salary raises, among others.

A two-hour warning strike to take place between 6:30 and 8:30 am on Thursday was announced last week. The strike was announced by the Union of Cabin Crew and Aviation (which brings together more than 600 people).

The chairperson of the Union, Grzegorz Włodek, said that the protest will cause delays in departures, most of them at around 7:00 am.

“We tried to make those losses for businesspeople as slight as possible, and the least burdensome for passengers,” he stressed. (rg/di)

thenews

Chcesz na bieżąco czytać o wydarzeniach w UK? Pobierz aplikację Polish Express News na Androida i iOS.
Materiał chroniony prawem autorskim. Kopiowanie i publikowanie wyłącznie za zgodą wydawcy.


Podobne artykuły

Walesa in hospital with broken leg

Walesa in hospital with broken leg

Former president Lech Walesa is being treated in a Gdansk clinic after slipping over and breaking his leg. The Nobel Peace Prize-winner published a picture of himself in plaster on his personal blog. ''So...

Cracow – Discover the cheapest holiday destination in Europe!

Cracow – Discover the cheapest holiday destination in Europe!

According to Post Office City Costs Barometer 2018 Cracow offers the best value for money. In the latest ranking Cracow overtook cities like Berlin, Rome, Dubrovnik and Lisbon.

Wrocław: From the Flames

Wrocław: From the Flames

Wrocław is a real-life example of the proverbial phoenix rising from the flame: it has had five different names – depending on which of its four invaders had taken it over last - and only 60 years...

Penultimate day of Chopin Competition finals

Penultimate day of Chopin Competition finals

Three pianists are billed in the second day of the finals of the 17th International Chopin Piano Competition in Warsaw. Chopin’s other concerto – in F minor – has been chosen by only one of the ten finalists,...

Tatras: The Top of the World

Tatras: The Top of the World

\'Poland\' literally means \'land of fields\', and although fields do indeed abound, a trip down to the most southern region of the country reveals the stunning Tatras Mountains. Adventure and active travellers...

PKP IntercityDostawca: PAP/EPA.

Polish PKP Intercity to modernise fleet of carriages and locomotives

PKP Intercity announced plans to modernise 400 carriages, 60 locomotives, as well as renovate and build a new service depot to upkeep its fleet for PLN 1.8 billion.

“For us this country is so much more than...” - A brilliant must-see film about Poland!

“For us this country is so much more than...” - A brilliant must-see film about Poland!

Wawel Castle, St. Mary's Basilica, Pier in Sopot, Gdańsk Shipyard where the Solidarity movement was born, as well as Nicolaus Copernicus, Frederic Chopin, Marie Skłodowska Curie and Pope Saint John Paul...

Defence Minister: Poland must rebuild army and economy

Defence Minister: Poland must rebuild army and economy

Poland should concentrate on building a stronger nation, military and economy, Defence Minister Antoni Macierewicz said on Sunday

Andrzej Żuławski wins best director at Locarno film festival

Andrzej Żuławski wins best director at Locarno film festival

Polish film director Andrzej Żuławski's film "Cosmos" won the Best Director award at the 68th Locarno Film Festival in Switzerland, which ended on Saturday. Another Polish film, "Brothers." by Wojciech...


Ta strona używa plików cookie. Kontynuując przeglądanie witryny, wyrażasz zgodę na ich używanie przez nasz serwis. Dodatkowo kiedy odwiedzasz naszą stronę, wstępnie wybrane firmy mogą odczytywać i korzystać z określonych informacji zapisanych na Twoim urządzeniu, aby wyświetlać odpowiednie reklamy bądź spersonalizowane treści. Dowiedz się więcej.OK