The German pilots ' Union VC Cockpit announced a strike from midnight tomorrow, Thursday, 12 February, and the 23.59 the next day, Friday, 13 February. To provide its passengers a safe trip planning, Germanwings He annuncaito that is processing a replacement flight plan flights, to be implemented during agitation.
“At the moment is that of the approximately 900 affected flights, one will be operated more than half,” explains a note from the German airline. “The replacement flight plan will be released in the afternoon today. Germanwings is committed to limiting the cancellation of flights through the use of their pilots and aircraft hire from other airlines.”
Germanwings invites all passengers to check, from this afternoon, the status of your flight at www.germanwings.com, constantly updated with the latest news and information. In case of cancellation of a flight, you can request a refund or free rebooking directly online at www.germanwings.com or through call center. Passengers booked on routes within Germany have a chance to fall back on the train as an alternative means of, by requesting the free ticket exchange aero with a voucher of the German railways directly to call centers or airports.
The routes operated by Eurowings will not be affected by the strike, Since the carrier's pilots are not within the Lufthansa Corporate contract.
“Germanwings,” the note concludes, “expresses its regret for any inconvenience and would like to inform its passengers of efforts to limit as much as possible the consequences of industrial unrest.”
Source: The Flight