Air France crisis deepens as both sides refuse to budge
Pilots reject plan for low-cost arm while CEO presses ahead
Wed, Sep 24, 2014 - 12:00 AM
Drag-out fight: The strike by pilots has grounded 60 per cent of Air France flights and is costing Air France-KLM up to 20 million euros (S$32.7 million) a day. - PHOTO: REUTERS
[PARIS] A bitter Air France labour dispute has deepened as management pledged to press ahead with its low-cost airline ambitions and pilots said that an eight day-old strike over the proposals would continue indefinitely as a result.
Air France's Franco-Dutch parent Air France-KLM wants...