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Pilot Strike In Sas Expanded As Pilot Unions In Denmark And Norway Choose Strike


Friday, 26 Apr 2019 

April 26 (Reuters) - Sas Ab ::THE PILOT STRIKE IN SAS IS EXPANDED AS THE PILOT UNIONS IN DENMARK AND NORWAY CHOOSE STRIKE.MEMBERS OF SCANDINAVIAN PILOT UNIONS IN SAS SCANDINAVIA HAVE BEEN CALLED OUT ON STRIKE.DOMESTIC, EUROPEAN AND LONG-HAUL FLIGHTS HAVE BEEN CANCELED, AND THOUSANDS OF TRAVELERS WILL BE AFFECTED.SAYS FLIGHTS OPERATED BY SAS IRELAND AND AIRLINES THAT ARE SUBCONTRACTORS OF SAS WILL NOT BE AFFECTED BY STRIKE.ON FRIDAY, APRIL 26, 673 FLIGHTS WILL BE CANCELED AFFECTING OVER 72,000 PASSENGERS..SAS WISHES TO CONTINUE NEGOTIATIONS AND REACH AN AGREEMENT TO END STRIKE AS SOON AS POSSIBLE.