The work motion at German airports continues at present (March 10, 2023), when safety employees at Munich Airport are putting between 5 AM – 11 AM.
Munich Airport just isn’t accepting any native passengers throughout these hours, as there gained’t be sufficient employees to carry out safety checks. Nonetheless, this gained’t have an effect on passengers in transit via Munich if the flights function (there shall be cancellations).
Resulting from a strike by safety employees at Munich Airport on Friday, 10 March between 05:00AM and 11:00 AM, there shall be huge restrictions for passengers planning a flight that begins in Munich throughout this era.
Passengers won’t be able to vary from the general public space to the safety space in Munich between 05:00 and presumably 11:00. For that reason, it is not going to be doable for native passengers to depart from Munich throughout this era. We kindly ask you to not journey to Munich Airport. Connecting passengers is not going to be affected and can be capable of take their flights from Munich.
Native passengers in Munich on the affected flights shall be robotically rebooked on one other flight and knowledgeable through their cell phone quantity. If you don’t obtain a message from Lufthansa, please examine the present standing of your reserving. Right here you can even alter the rebooking once more if you want.
In case you have booked a home flight from Munich that you just can not take, you may change your flight coupon for a Deutsche Bahn ticket freed from cost on this web page.
We kindly ask you to tell your self prematurely concerning the standing of your flight and rebooking alternate options.
Please enter your cellular quantity in your Miles & Extra profile or in your reserving, so you’ll be robotically suggested about modifications sooner or later.
Airways are sure by the EC261/2004 EU Air Passenger Rights regulation to rebook the affected passengers on the earliest alternative, or you may select a refund. There may be additionally a requirement to supply lodging and meals in case of lengthy delays.
The delay compensation, nevertheless, doesn’t apply, because the work motion is by the safety employees.
I want the German commerce union representing these staff and airports might discover a answer acceptable to each events, as these strikes are disruptive for passengers and airways. Not less than the strike later this morning is just for six hours, not all the day.
The strike will probably have some spillover results for later flights on Friday, as planes and crews could be out of rotations.