Category - Europe

13
Sep

Italy: Travel Updates

October 9: The unions have postponed to October 9 the Alitalia pilots and flight attendants strike that was initially scheduled for September 6. https://www.travelnostop.com/news/compagnie-aeree/ennesima-proroga-alitalia-sindacati-proclamano-sciopero-9-ottobre_465933 September 23: 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. https://www.summerinitaly.com/traveltips/transport-strikes-in-italy Tuscany – […]

11
Sep

UK: BA pilots strike continues

British Airways passengers suffered further disruption on Wednesday due to the knock-on effect of a two-day strike by pilots. The airline cancelled at least 71 Heathrow flights and 18 Gatwick flights as almost half of its fleet and more than 700 pilots started the day out of position. Most of the passengers affected were due […]

23
Aug

Spain: Barcelona Airport: strike by ground staff

BARCELONA (Reuters) – Spain’s largest airline, Vueling, has canceled 112 flights scheduled for Saturday and Sunday because of a strike by ground staff at Barcelona’s El Prat airport. Earlier this month, the ground crew for International Airlines Group’s Iberia airline called strikes on Aug. 24-25 and then on Aug. 30-31. Iberia canceled six flights for […]

19
Aug

Germany: FRA – Storm causing ground and air cancellations and delays

A spokeswoman for airport operator Fraport said on Monday that some 41 flights had been cancelled at Frankfurt’s international airport by Sunday night and another eight flights diverted. Damage to power lines led 400 people to be stuck for hours on an inter-city train at Roth in Bavaria. “The train had no power anymore and […]

8
Aug

Spain: train strike on 4 days: Jul 31, Aug 14, Aug 30, Sep 1

Spain’s state railway company Renfe has canceled 1,152 train services (477 medium-distance, 230 high-speed AVE services and 445 freight trains) due to a four-day strike called by the CGT union for July 31, August 14, August 30 and September 1, according to the minimum services established by the Public Works Ministry. Unions traditionally call strikes […]

8
Aug

Italy: Strike update for September

Friday, September 6, 2019 Some Alitalia personnel will be on strike for 24 hours, from 00:01 to 24:00. Friday, September 6, 2019 Some airport personnel in Milan Airports will be on strike for 24 hours, from 00:00 to 23:59. Friday, September 6, 2019 Some airport personnel will be on strike for 24 hours, from 00:01 […]