New alert at Munich airport | Free press

Munich Airport warns of flight cancellations and delays. The Verdi union has called for a warning strike. Munich. Two weeks after a successful warning strike by Lufthansa ground staff in the middle of the summer holidays, the Verdi union is again calling for a warning strike at Munich airport. The destination is now the ground … Read more

Railway punctuality in long-distance transport again below 60 percent | Free press

Is my train running? Can I make a connection? Train travel plans remain highly uncertain. Punctuality remained particularly low in July – and with the highest demand, current statistics show. Berlin. Everyone who traveled with Deutsche Bahn in July needed strong nerves again: for the second consecutive time, less than 60 percent of long-distance trains … Read more

Contract: Lufthansa Ground Staff Wages Higher | Free press

Verdi pushed through double-digit salary increases for Lufthansa ground staff. Lufthansa pays a lot for the much needed industrial peace of mind. Frankfurt am Main. Lufthansa passengers no longer have to fear further strikes by ground staff. The company and the Verdi union agreed on a collective agreement for 18 months on Thursday night. The … Read more

Lufthansa and Verdi agree ground staff | Free press

Despite all the problems with the restart, Lufthansa made a profit in the second quarter. This should be the case all year round, promises the CEO of Spohr and addresses his employees. Frankfurt am Main. Despite the constant threat of strikes and chaos in airport service, Lufthansa has returned to profitability. While the company delegations … Read more

Heathrow air chaos: a dispute between the airport and the airlines Free press

Canceled flights, long lines: chaos is now at many airports. The situation in London Heathrow is particularly difficult. The airport responds – and turns the airlines against it. London. Short-term vacation travel is becoming increasingly complex and costly for UK vacationers. The UK’s largest airline, British Airways, will no longer be selling new short-haul tickets … Read more

Verdi expects higher bid from Lufthansa after warning strike | Free press

With a nationwide warning strike, Verdi crippled almost the entire Lufthansa flight program on Wednesday. Now the union is putting more pressure on them – and is referring to warning strikes at the height of the travel season. Berlin / Frankfurt (dpa) -. Following a nationwide warning strike at Lufthansa, the Verdi union expects the … Read more

Bahn positive again – increased demand | Free press

At least financially, the railways are rising again. Apart from the increased demand, it is mainly the logistics subsidiary of Schenker that contributes to this. However, many passengers face chaotic conditions. Berlin. The significant increase in demand from travelers and good business at the logistics subsidiary DB Schenker led to strong growth at Deutsche Bahn … Read more

Greenpeace: the climate ticket relieves households and the environment | Free press

Due to the rush to get a ticket for EUR 9, there is a debate about a transfer ticket. Greenpeace points to the great advantages of the “climate ticket” for the environment as well as for consumers’ wallets. Berlin. The environmental association Greenpeace drew attention to the financial and ecological advantages of the climate ticket … Read more

Transport companies offer a ticket of 69 euro from September | Free press

The 9-euro ticket is a huge success – so big that the discussion about the sequel is in full swing. However, after August it could be broadcast at a much higher price. Berlin. The Association of German Transport Companies (VDV) has opted for the fixed ticket for 69 euros as the successor to the 9 … Read more

Sexual assault: over 500 women are suing Uber | Free press

Uber drivers are said to have molested women a thousand times in the past few years, and there are also reports of kidnappings and rape. Now the group has reached a class action lawsuit. San Francisco Taxi rival Uber is faced with a class action lawsuit filed by more than 500 women in the United … Read more