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HHannover – After the massive failures of the last day of the holiday airline Tuifly goes back a largely normal flight operations Sunday.
“Expected to be start 115 flights,” said the Airline after a Mediation meeting in the lower Saxony Ministry of economy. From operational Tuifly had to cancel reasons, but on Saturday, large parts of the flight program – 118 flights were affected. In Parallel, Tui additional flights organize.
Previously, had deflected from the travel group and was contrary to the demands of the workers with a minimum of three years of location and tariff guarantee. In addition, a decision on the proposed reorganisation was postponed from the end of September to mid-November, in order to give more time to the search for viable alternative proposals. Detlef Ahting, representatives of the trade Union Verdi at the Mediation meeting, called the found solution is a good basis. The conversations of the next few weeks should show whether she was resilient.
a week Ago it was reported that Tuifly will be integrated into a new umbrella holding company, under the leadership of Etihad. Representatives of workers feared Job losses and criticized to imprecise information. Since then, the collective result in sickness of the crews, flight cancellations and massive delays. Is also affected, Air Berlin, because a third of the Tuifly fleet is flying and Crews for the Berlin. Tuifly is dependent on the resumption of the flights, the crew shall report back to the service.
The tourism group Tui assured, the Airline Tuifly to stay for the duration of at least three years, a German company based in Hannover, Germany. Today’s contracts of employment remained in place as long as it and there are no cuts in salaries. Further meetings with the representatives of the employees, starting Monday, for the next week, agreed.
In the case of Tuifly were down on Friday almost all of the flights. The Airline tried with rented machines and Crews a portion of the failures. Thousands of passengers were affected. Also, Air Berlin had to paint according to their own figures 50 to 90 flights. About 45 percent of the flight program could be offset by volunteer Crews from Air Berlin and subcharter flights, the Airline. More than 1,000 employees have volunteered to do extra shifts in order to care for passengers.
Because of the failures of some 900 guests of the Thomas Cook tour operator brands Thomas Cook, Neckermann Reisen, Bucher Last Minute and Öger Tours in various holiday stuck areas, such as Thomas Cook announced. To transport all the guests from the Canary Islands and from Greece back to Germany, to organize the company in the short term, eight additional flights, including the group’s own Airline Condor.
After the massive failure the criticism of the Tui group increases because he wants to not pay compensation to affected passengers. Federal transport Minister Alexander Dobrindt (CSU), recommended that aggrieved travelers, claims for damages in the holiday flyer and register. He could advise all customers to make their legal claims, said the CSU politician on the sidelines of the conference of Ministers of transport in Stuttgart. Tui claims force majeure undwill Concerned do not compensate.
criticism came also from tourism researchers Torsten Kirstges, warned the Tuifly’s parent company, Tui in front of a damage to their image. With a view on the compensation issue, he told the German press Agency: “Since you have kept better covered.” He said that the company would lose the corresponding processes, and then twice on the pillory stand. According to his estimation, sufficient staffing is the responsibility of the employer.Similarly, the managing Director of the conciliation body for public transport, Heinz Klewe.
More grace calling the travel agencies, the need to make for holiday makers, cancellations, or transfers, without the is paid more and more effort. The current problems should not be on the backs of travel agents held, said the industry Association DRV. A lack of understanding, there was also the Tuifly-home base of Hannover, Germany. Volker Schmidt, chief Executive of the lower Saxony’s metal employers (lower Saxony metal), spoke of a “Form of hidden labor dispute” and said: “Here is a quasi-strike.” Disease will obviously exploited to revolt against possible corporate decisions.
communication from the Tui-Group to Friday
Current flight information from Tuifly are continuously
a message from Tui