DHL, a unit of Deutsche Post AG , said on Wednesday that it expected some inbound and outbound shipments to the Americas to continue to be delayed until Thursday due to a strike by pilots at cargo airline ABX Air.
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Some 250 ABX Air pilots, who are represented by the Teamsters union, went on strike early Tuesday, affecting around 75 flights, mostly for Amazon.com Inc and DHL.
A federal court ruling is expected later on Wednesday that will either reject or approve a request by ABX Air for a temporary restraining order against the strike.
"We have put in place contingency plans to lessen the impact for customers.��We are continuing to monitor the situation," DHL spokeswoman Bea Garcia said in an email to Reuters.
(Reporting by Rachit Vats and Ankit Ajmera in Bengaluru; Editing by Maju Samuel)