South African Airways' ground staff conducted strike action at OR Tambo International Airport on 03-Feb-2011 (sabcnews, 03-Feb-2011). A SAA spokesperson Fani Zulu said: "We applied for an urgent court interdict to stop Satawu [SA Transport and Allied Workers' Union] members from embarking on strike action. An interim order was granted now. We are in the process of communicating this to employees and unions." The strike was limited only to the airport and had little impact on services.
4-Feb-2011 11:55 AM