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air control strike today and tomorrow

French air control strikes ...Any news- will OH get on his flight to Luton tomorrow morning?

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Old 08.04.2015, 10:31
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Re: air control strike today and tomorrow

Only if he was truly wafted there from paradise.

Surely, looking on an official site would yield more accurate info. than asking a bunch of winking bankers.

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Re: air control strike today and tomorrow

Oh, but there are so many wonderful and erudite experts on EF - isnt't there?
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Re: air control strike today and tomorrow

I guess this site should help

http://support.easyjet.com/case-3970

Basel is running but prone to delays.
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Old 08.04.2015, 11:40
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Re: air control strike today and tomorrow

Why the new thread?

Possible french air traffic control strike 8/9 April.
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Re: air control strike today and tomorrow

Seems we can track todays flights, but not tomorrow's - so by the time he has got up at the crack of dawn and driven the normal 1.15 + 30 mins for frontaliers extra... it would be a pain to have to just get back here...

Apologies about new thread- perhaps a mod could kindly merge, thanks.
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Old 08.04.2015, 12:19
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Re: air control strike today and tomorrow

i'd like there to be air strikes on french air control.
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Re: air control strike today and tomorrow

Flight from GVA to Luton might get cancelled. I guess it depends on the airline company to figure out if it makes sense (commercially/practically) to deviate the plane north via Germany-Belgium to UK. Since the strike has meanwhile been confirmed, I think best idea is to turn to the airline company for advise.

FYI, I understand all flights from Belgium to France/Spain/Portugal got cancelled already for 8/9 April.
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Re: air control strike today and tomorrow

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Flight from GVA to Luton might get cancelled. I guess it depends on the airline company to figure out if it makes sense (commercially/practically) to deviate the plane north via Germany-Belgium to UK. Since the strike has meanwhile been confirmed, I think best idea is to turn to the airline company for advise.

FYI, I understand all flights from Belgium to France/Spain/Portugal got cancelled already for 8/9 April.

I think the Op was talking about the Luton near London, not the one in Belgium. That one is spelled differently
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Re: air control strike today and tomorrow

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I think the Op was talking about the Luton near London, not the one in Belgium. That one is spelled differently
That is what I said, no?


"I guess it depends on the airline company to figure out if it makes sense (commercially/practically) to deviate the plane north via Germany-Belgium to UK."

I just added the Belgium info piece as I picked it up in the newspapers this morning.
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Re: air control strike today and tomorrow

My son landed in Paris yesterday from Edinburgh without a single minute delay!


I reckon the Scottish crew threatened Paris Air traffic controllers with force feeding them with Haggis if they did not let them through!
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