Labour Court to hold hearing into Lufthansa Technik row

Unions and management from Lufthansa Technik are due before the Labour Court today in an effort to save 450 jobs at the company's Dublin plant.

The aircraft maintenance firm wants to reduce costs to ensure its viability, but its proposals were rejected by workers last week.

Management has warned that the plant in Rathcoole could close if new work practices are not introduced.

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