The pilots union has called on its members at Discover Airlines to strike from 17 February through 19 February 2024

he pilots union Vereinigung Cockpit (VC) has called on its members at Discover Airlines to strike from Saturday, 17 February 2024 00.01 a.m. through Monday, 19 February 2024 11.59 p.m. (CET).

Discover Airlines is working to minimize the impact on travelers as much as possible. The necessary flight cancellations for Saturday, 17 February 2024 have already been implemented. Passengers are notified immediately if their flight is affected by a change (provided the contact details are stored in the booking).

The impact of the strike on Discover Airline's flight program on Sunday, 18 February and Monday, 19 February 2024 has not yet been determined.

We ask passengers to check the status of their flight before setting out on their journey.

» Discover Airlines flight status

Lufthansa Group rules for rebooking/reissue/refund for cancelled flights

Customers affected by a flight cancellation can generally rebook once free of charge or have their ticket refunded. You are welcome to make rebookings/reissues/refunds for cancelled flights on Austrian Airlines/Brussels Airlines/Lufthansa/SWISS tickets yourself in accordance with the Schedule Change/Irregularity Policy for Travel Agents (OS/SN/LH/LX).

Please note: The Schedule Change/Irregularity Policy only applies to flights which have already been cancelled or which have been automatically rebooked by the airline.

Important notes regarding short-term flight cancellations

In case of short-term flight cancellations within 48 hours (in select cases: up to 5 days) before departure, no (immediate) UN will be set in the PNR in all cases. In this case, you can do the rebooking/reissue without having to request a waiver.

To the Factsheet „Notes regarding short-term flight cancellations“

Discover Airlines regrets the inconvenience caused to passengers and will do its utmost to minimize the impact.

16.02.2024 19:37  CET