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PLANNED strikes by airport workers that would have caused travel misery over the bank holiday period were called off early today. The dispute involved airport services business Swissport, and cabin staff and baggage handlers who are members of the Unite and GMB unions.
By Gillman, Susanna Coventry Airport's owner has taken its long-running battle to build a passenger terminal to the High Court this week.
Home News IN BRIEF *Thirty baggage-handlers at Stansted Airport will strike in support of a pay claim on bank holiday Monday, it was confirmed last night. However, a threatened walkout by other staff at Stansted, as well as those at Gatwick and Manchester airports, was called off.
Planned strikes by airport workers that would have caused bank holiday travel misery were called off early today. The dispute involved airport services business Swissport, and cabin staff and baggage handlers who are members of the Unite and GMB unions.
FEARS of bank holiday weekend airport chaos eased today after a trade union announced it was suspending a series of planned strikes.
TALKS were continuing last night in an effort to avert a planned series of airport strikes that could cause travel chaos over the bank holiday weekend.
COMPETITION chiefs yesterday heavily criticised BAA and signalled a potential break up of the company's UK airport empire.
HEAVILY-CRITICISED airport company BAA will almost certainly have to sell three of its seven UK airports following a damning report yesterday by the Competition Commission.
By Iain Laing COMPETITION chiefs have heavily criticised BAA and signalled a potential break-up of the company's UK airport empire.
By SYMON ROSS AIRLINES that fly to Northern Ireland today welcomed a controversial recommendation by the Competition Commission to break up BAA's UK airport empire.
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