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Airport strike ends, back to normal

THAI flights earlier delayed over pay protest

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  • Writer: AMORNRAT MAHITTHIROOK and SOONYA VANICHKORN
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A strike by about 400 Thai Airways ground staff at Suvarnabhumi airport that disrupted dozens of flights Saturday, including several international ones, has already ended. 

Waits of an hour or more were common at the baggage carousels on Saturday at Suvarnabhumi as strikers forced delays in strikes and ground services. (Photo by Pattarachai Peechapanich)

The protesters said Saturday night they would prolong their industrial action until their demands over an increased bonus and a larger pay rise are met.

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