Lufthansa pilots' strike causes cancellation of 1,350 flights for December 1-2

The German pilots' union has called a strike for December 1 and 2. Lufthansa Airlines has cancelled 1,350 flights, and over 150,000 passengers will be affected.

The strike affects all Lufthansa short-haul and continental flights departing between 12.00 CEST on December 1st to 23.59 CEST on December 2nd. All intercontinental flights departing between 03:00 CEST to 23:59 CEST on December 2nd will be affected.

All flights operated by the Lufthansa Group airlines Austrian Airlines, Brussels Airlines, Germanwings, SWISS and Air Dolomiti (operated by OS, SN, 4U, LX, EN) will not be affected.

Flights of Lufthansa Cargo will also be affected during the same Tuesday hours as the strike on long-haul flights.