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Air France Pilots Call Off Strike

May 2, 2014

France's main pilots' union called off plans for a month-long strike, hours before it was due to start, saying they secured assurances that airlines would not be allowed to draft in pilots from other countries to short-circuit industrial action.
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Some Paris Flights Cut As Air Traffic Controllers Strike

January 30, 2014

A day of disruption was expected on Thursday as air traffic controllers in France and across Europe went on strike over cost cuts and pan-European safety rules.
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Paris Airport Express Train Service To Launch

January 22, 2014

France's transport ministry will unveil new plans on Thursday for an express train service between Paris and Charles de Gaulle airport after several years of delays, a source close to the ministry said.
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Lufthansa Workers At Paris CDG To Shorten Strike

January 3, 2014

Lufthansa workers at Paris Charles de Gaulle airport are set to cut short a planned three-day strike which began on Friday to resume talks over the airline's plans to outsource ground operations.
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Lufthansa Faces Weekend Strike At Paris CDG

January 2, 2014

French unions have called on Lufthansa workers at Paris Charles de Gaulle airport to strike from Friday morning to Sunday evening in a dispute over outsourcing ground operations.
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Lufthansa Cancels Flights As Paris Staff Call In Sick

December 26, 2013

Lufthansa cancelled four flights to and from Paris after most of its workers there called in sick on Thursday morning, a spokesman for the company said.
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Lufthansa Cancels Paris Flights Due To Strike

November 28, 2013

Lufthansa will cancel around a hundred flights to and from Paris Charles de Gaulle airport over the next three days due to a strike by ground staff over cost cutting measures.
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French Strike To Hit Flights On Thursday

October 9, 2013

Flights to and from France face disruption on Thursday due to a strike by air traffic controllers that has prompted companies including easyJet, Ryanair and Lufthansa to scale back their normal schedule.
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EasyJet To Reduce French Flights On Thursday

October 9, 2013

British low-cost airline easyJet plans to reduce flights to and from France by around 30 percent on Thursday due to an air traffic controllers strike in the country on Thursday.
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Five More Arrests In Air France Drugs Case

September 24, 2013

Venezuela has arrested five more National Guard soldiers, including a lieutenant colonel, in connection with the smuggling of 1.3 tonnes of cocaine on an Air France flight from Caracas to Paris, prosecutors in the South American country said on Tuesday.
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Airline Tax Could Fund French Airport Rail Line

August 19, 2013

A plan for an express rail service from Paris to Charles de Gaulle airport is close to being finalized and may be funded from new taxes on airline tickets, France's transport minister told Le Figaro newspaper.
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Paris Airports Operator ADP To Cut 370 Jobs

July 19, 2013

Paris airports operator ADP said it plans to open talks with unions on 370 job cuts, or 4 percent of its workforce.
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