A strike began at the Hamburg airport resulting in possible delays in the schedule. Airport staff requires higher wages In Germany.

It is reported that due to the strike at the Hamburg Airport, delays of arrivals and departures are expected. It is also said that the strike is precautionary, the staff who serves the ground vehicles of the airport, requires an increase in salaries.

In connection with the strike, passengers are urged to arrive at the airport in advance. In addition, they are also recommended to limit hand luggage. To date 388 flights have been scheduled at the Hamburg airport but any cancellation has not yet been reported.

In January the strikes took place at three major airports in Germany. In particular the strike was supported by the airports of Cologne-Bonn, Dusseldorf and Stuttgart. The German trade union demanded to introduce a single tariff scale according to which employees who are responsible for security would receive a payment of 20 euros per hour.

Later as a result of a strike at eight airports in Germany hundreds of flights were canceled.