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Air France trade unions declared strike

Three trade unions of airline of Air France declared the decision to spend c on September, 11th strike against plans of privatisation of airline. Organizers have planned also protest meeting before a staff - Air France apartment in Paris.
technicians will take part basically in strike and workers of services of air field maintenance. Under the statement of trade unions, they intend to stop working operations for the term from 55 minutes till 24 o`clock . Number of participants of the action on blocking a staff - Air France apartments in Paris where the head of airline Jean - Siril Spinetta represents the privatisation project while it is not known.

According to company administration, this strike will not break the schedule of flights of passenger planes. However representatives of trade unions have declared that delays in arrival and departure of some flights are possible.

As reminds ITAR - TASS, the pilots of Air France demanding increase of a salary for 17 percent, and on informal data from September, 7 till September, 9th striked, airline losses for days of a massive strike have made about 80 million euro.