Category - Europe


Greece: Air Traffic Safety workers threaten strike from Sept 23-27

STRIKE – Air traffic safety workers plan to strike from September 23- 27 at 5 airports in Greece. Reconfirm flight status with airlines. Another source: Air Traffic Safety Electronic Engineers Association of Hellenic Civil Aviation: work stoppages on Friday from 11:00 to 15:00, and 19:00 to 23:00 from Saturday 24 to Tuesday 27/09: from […]


Greece: Ferry Strike Sep 22-24

STRIKE – Strike action is affecting all ferry services across Greece from September 22 to 24. Contact your ferry company or tour operator for advice.  


France: Provence: train-truck crash injures 25

According to the BFMTV television channel, the accident took place near a level crossing in the city of Aix-en-Provence in the Bouches-du-Rhone department. The TER railway firm train was on the line between Briancon and Marseille when the crash occurred.   Fifty rescuers have reportedly been deployed to the scene. According to a rescue services […]


Italy: Strike update: Sept 22-Oct 15

Alitalia: Thursday, September 22, 2016   Some Alitalia personnel will be on strike for 24 hours, from 00:01 to 24:00. Please check with your ticket office whether this will affect your flight.   Meridiana:Thursday, September 22, 2016   Some Meridiana personnel will be on strike for 24 hours, from 00:00 to 23:59. Please check with your ticket […]


France: ATC union threatens strike: Sept 14-16

One French ATC Union has called a National strike from 5pm on September 14 until 4am on Sepember 16. Strike impact is unknown at this stage.  


Air France: Strike planned for Sept 27 by CGT Union

Air France union CGT is calling its members to strike on September 27. Travellers intending to fly on this day are recommended to reconfirm their flight. Article below (French)    La CGT appelle le personnel d’Air France à la grève le 27 septembre   16 employés d’Air France impliqués dans l’occupation des locaux de l’entreprise […]