Frankfurt Court Bars Air Traffic Controllers From Joining Strike

Frankfurt airport’s air traffic controllers have been barred from striking in support of ground control workers by a labor court in the city.

A solidarity strike would be “disproportionate,” the court said in an e-mailed statement, as it approved an injunction requested by Fraport AG, Deutsche Lufthansa AG (LHA) and DFS Deutsche Flugsicherung GmbH against the Gewerkschaft der Flugsicherung union.

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