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Happy Easter: BA union militants wreck getaway plans
Daily Mail ^
| 10:24 PM on 12th March 2010
| Ray Massey and James Chapman
Posted on 03/12/2010 7:35:01 PM PST by Niuhuru
Millions of British Airways passengers are facing Easter holiday chaos after militant union leaders announced a 'cynical' series of crippling strikes. Gordon Brown - who failed to condemn the walkouts - was under growing pressure over his links to the unions that bankroll the Labour Party. BA cabin crew will stage a three-day walkout on March 20, 21 and 22, followed by a four-day strike between March 27 and March 30 and more in April.
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TOPICS: Business/Economy; Foreign Affairs; United Kingdom
KEYWORDS: demands; moredemands; onstrike; strike; unionleaders; unions; vacations; workers; wreckedvacations
Dolts. They have solid jobs and yet they demand more; out of this economy no less.
posted on 03/12/2010 7:35:02 PM PST
Thankful I booked my flights during that time with an airline well outside the BA & partners realm.
A pity but I try to book my flights carefully to avoid trouble. If only I could avoid KLM Cityhopper and its truly wretched on-time record, life (in flight) might be good.
posted on 03/12/2010 7:42:59 PM PST
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