Which Airports Will Be On Strike Over Christmas?

From Europe to Australia, Christmas airport delays and cancellations seem inevitable at this point. Here are some of the major stories related to strike actions at airports during the upcoming holiday season.

Airline Strikes: Full List

Many workers at airlines and airports are facing long, stressful hours and poor working conditions. It’s no wonder that so many staff at airports and airlines have already gone on strike this summer. From Italy and Belgium to Denmark and France. Here’s a guide to the EasyJet, Vueling and Ryanair strikes – and how they might affect your holiday(1)

Strikes to hit UK airports and ports over Christmas

Major ports and airports are set to be disrupted by strikes over the Christmas period in United Kingdom. The PCS union members in the Border Force are due to take action as part of a dispute over pay, jobs and pensions.(2)

Air France workers threaten strike action over Christmas

Flying to and from France could be more complicated this Christmas and New Year holiday period, as unions representing Air France employees have threatened to go on strike over the festive period.(3)

Holiday warning as strike could ruin Christmas getaways

HOLIDAYMAKERS with plans for a winter break have been warned that strikes could ruin their Christmas getaways. Cabin crew at Air France could be staging walkouts across the festive period, threatening to disrupt winter holidays. (4)

Warning for Aussie travellers over Christmas holidays

Allowing airport firefighters to strike over Christmas could “put travellers’ lives at risk” according to the country’s air navigation service provider. After a 12-month deadlock with Airservices Australia over staffing levels and pay, members of the United Firefighters Union of Australia’s Aviation Branch voted earlier this month in favour of taking two to 12-hour strikes.(5)

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