The cabin crew strike organized by union UFO has already taken its toll on Lufthansa’s budget airlines Eurowings and Germanwings as of Thursday morning.
Lufthansa has put Eurowings through major transformation in recent years, merging its operations with that of the company’s other low-cost subsidiary, Germanwings.
The parent airline itself has struggled with labour disputes in recent years. Just this summer, Lufthansa management finally reached an agreement with cabin crew staff after a two year-long ordeal that impacted hundreds of thousands of passengers.
Article source: https://www.thelocal.de/20161027/eurowings-strike-to-hit-40000-passengers