SAS, EasyJet pilots joins Air France as Europe hit by strikes

The disruption to flights came on the opening weekend of Euro 2016

13th June, 2016
Swedish pilots flying for SAS have extended a walkout in a pay dispute Pic: Getty

Swedish pilots flying for SAS, the owner of Scandinavian Airlines, extended a walkout in a pay dispute to a fourth day, joining cockpit crews at Air France-KLM in hitting travel the opening weekend of the Euro 2016 soccer tournament.

SAS canceled 230 domestic Swedish and European flights on Monday, bringing the total to 649 since Friday, as 400 members of the SPF union continue walkouts in a two-month-old conflict about salary and working hours, the carrier...

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