Frankfurt Airport security staff, represented by the Verdi union, are planning a Jan. 15 strike, which is expected to cause major disruptions and flight cancellations. According to airport operator Fraport, the security checkpoints outside the transit area will remain closed during the strike, from 2 a.m. through 8 p.m. (local time). Frankfurt Airport is Lufthansa’s main hub and Germany’s biggest airport. During the strike, originating passengers departing from Frankfurt will ...

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