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In advance of a one-day ground worker walkout set for Wednesday.....

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just as families across Germany start their summer vacations....

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Lufthansa announced it was cancelling more than 1,000 flights.....

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The airline also announced that flights will be cancelled on Tuesday.....

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and later in the week as a result of the one-day strike's aftereffects.....

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134,000 passengers, on average, were impacted.....

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Numerous flights resulted in hours-long lines at major airports.....

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stated that there are relatively few rebooking options for travellers impacted by cancellations.