NAIROBI Oct 13 National carrier Kenya Airways
will be forced to halt ticket sales unless its pilots
rescind a strike threat that has prompted a spate of
cancellations, the firm said on Thursday.
The pilots' union has called for an indefinite strike from
Tuesday to protest what it describes as poor management at the
"The threatened action is already costing Kenya Airways
significant losses as passengers have begun to make
cancellations," the airline said in a statement.
"If KALPA (pilots association) does not forthwith retract
its statement, Kenya Airways will have to immediately stop
(Reporting by Elias Biryabarema; Editing by Clarence Fernandez)