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Air France unions call for March 23 strike over pay

PARIS (Reuters) - Worker unions representing Air France (AIRF.PA) staff called for a strike on March 23 after failing to reach a deal on pay with management, according to a document seen by Reuters.

The strike would come a month after similar action in February, which resulted in the cancellation of more than half of the airline's long-haul flights.

Worker unions representing Air France pilots, cabin crew and ground staff called the strike amid demands for a 6 percent pay rise, which the airline has refused to meet.


(Reporting by Caroline Paillez; writing by John Irish; editing by Michel Rose)