Locked content LOT wins tender for Vilnius-London flights

LOT Polish Airlines won a tender for air operators to service flights from Vilnius to London City, Transport Minister Rokas Masiulis announced on Saturday. Economy Minister Virginijus Sinkeviczius added that the contract will be concluded for a five-year period. Currently, Vilnius is one of the few ...

Locked content LOT opens 10 charter destinations in winter season

In the current winter season, LOT will have direct charter flights from Warsaw to ten cities in the world as a result of the agreements with Rainbow Tours and TUI Poland, the airline said on Thursday. The destinations include, among others, Brazil, Thailand, Vietnam, and Kenya. “According to t...

Locked content LOT strike is over after agreement with unions

Strike of Poland’s national airline LOT employees has finished, and an agreement with protesters has been reached, Paweł Borys – president of the Polish Development Fund invited as an observer by LOT management – said. The company agreed to bring back chairman of LOT Pilots and Crew Unio...

Locked content LOT strike suspended till Tuesday evening

Polish airlines LOT cabin crew and personnel has suspended the strike till Tuesday 22:30 and will resume the talks with the airline on Tuesday morning after LOT said it will reinstate 67 people it fired over the strike which it calls illegal. After another round of talks on Monday, both sides agreed...

Locked content LOT cancels flights on Saturday despite strike suspension

LOT had to cancel seven flights on Saturday although protesters suspended the strike until Monday, Konrad Majszyk from the company press service told Polish Press Agency (PAP). “The situation is gradually returning to normal, but despite the suspension of the strike, it is difficult to fill up...

Locked content LOT cancels 10 more flights, presents proposal to strikers

LOT crew is on strike for the eighth day in a row. On Thursday the company canceled in total 10 flights, three from Warsaw and seven arriving to Poland, LOT spokesperson Adrian Kubicki said. In total during the strike, 50 flights were canceled. The protesters aim to return dismissed chairperson of t...

LOT cancels 12 more flights due to strike

On Wednesday LOT canceled 12 flights from and to Warsaw because of the strike, Konrad Majszyk from LOT press service said. Stewardesses and pilots participating in the strike have been refraining from work for seven consecutive days.

Locked content LOT rents extra aircraft with crew during strike

LOT has rented additional planes with crews to ensure that flights will take place during the trade union strike.  “At the moment, two additional aircraft Boeing 737 work for LOT  – one leased from the Blue Air, the other from the Travel Service” – LOT spokesperson Adrian Kub...

Locked content LOT targets flight punctuality at 75% in September

During the last 30 days, LOT’s flights’ regularity rate was 99.3 percent. In the same period, the punctuality rate reached nearly 72 percent and was about 10 percentage points better than in June. In September LOT plans to achieve a punctuality of 75 percent, which should exceed the Euro...