Air France Strike Forces Carrier to Cancel 60 Percent of Flights

A pilot strike at Air France has forced the airline to cancel 60 percent of its flights, according to press reports. The pilots are carrying out the weeklong action to protest Air France's plans to expand the operations of its low-cost Transavia brand. The airline expects to operate "at least 40 percent of its flights" today, as talks between the pilot union and the carrier continue. For the latest information on flight disruptions and cancellations, go here.