Finnish Strike Disrupts Flight Schedules

2 December 2010 (Last Updated December 2nd, 2010 18:30)

A strike called by Finnish cabin crews and heavy snow has affected flights across many major European airports. Around 110 Finnair flights were grounded on 30 November due to a cabin crew strike caused by a dispute over work schedules. Finnair also cancelled 200 flights on 1

A strike called by Finnish cabin crews and heavy snow has affected flights across many major European airports.

Around 110 Finnair flights were grounded on 30 November due to a cabin crew strike caused by a dispute over work schedules.

Finnair also cancelled 200 flights on 1 December, affecting 10,000 passengers, while budget airline Blue 1 said it has cancelled up to a third of its daily flights.