Brest Bretagne Airport  French: Aéroport de Brest Bretagne)
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Serves Ryanair, Air France, FINIS'TAIR. Flybe,
Nice airport, popular, in service since 2007. Can accommodate 1.4 million passengers annually. Airport get's over capacity in the summer which can cause delays.
           Brest Bretagne Airport strike
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French Air Traffic Control Strike
Brest Bretagne Airport

We have some strikes that might effect your travel plans from and to Brest Airport.
Barcelona El Prat air traffic control threaten strikes summer of 2018.

Greek general strike planned 30 May 2018.

French air traffic controllers are back at it. Monday 21 May 11pm till 5am Wednesday morning. Brest is expected to have severe delays. For all of these 
see Easy Travel Report

Yes, Air France ground crews workers and pilot's have decided to strike Friday 23 March. This is going to be a bad week to travel as the day before a French air traffic control strike is planned.

Flights to and from Brest Bretagne likely to effected by French air traffic control strike Thursday 22 February, 2018. Your flight will likely be brought forward, cancelled or delayed to the following day For updates

Strikes from 2017 we caught effecting passengers.

Wednesday, 8 March 2017 Passengers thrown into chaos again. Flight delays still horrendous, 550 flights canceled in France alone by French air traffic controllers.
News from NOP:-Brest and Bordeaux airports flights will be affected till Friday 10th of March till 7pm. Marseille strike will end 10th March 5am.
Brest departures:-13 on time, 5 cancelled a Ryanair, Hop/Air France, Easyjet.

Paris Charles de Gaulle and Orly airports destinations Canada and USA awesome are not included in strike action. 
Air France flights departing from CDG 354 on time, 31 delayed and 9 cancelled.
CDG departures 504 on time, 45 delayed and 18 cancelled. 

7 March 2017 Three flights cancelled today two Air France and one Ryanair. You might codeshare with one of these flights. Stay in touch with our front page for Air France Strike

28 February 2017 Brest and Bordeaux air traffic controllers back on strike
Monday 6 March 2017 starting 6am and ending Friday 10 March 2017 till the evening. Stay in touch with your airline. (Really not sure how this will effect the overall network)
More information out tomorrow Wednesday 3pm ish. Please don't stop here more strikes are planned for next week Read Easy Travel Report for updates

21 January 2017 Public transport will run the weekend. Monday - Friday till 13 March, transportation buses and tram will run intermittently. 

14 January 2017 Just so you know you public transportation strike is going on. Buses and Brestois tramway. Check your plans.

Last years disruptions 2016
30 December 2016 Flight delays today due to fog and shortage of air traffic control staff.

16 December 2016 Saturday 17 December and possible Christmas Eve you will fly into a public transportation strike. Fewer taxi's available at the airport.

French Air Traffic Control Strike
15 May 2016 Flights from and to Brest Bretagne Airport will likely be delayed, cancelled or brought forward due to French air traffic control strike.
French air traffic controllers will strike on Thursday May 19, 2016. (and perhaps 26 May?) If strike goes ahead airlines will be asked to cut back flights to and from France. Stay in close contact with your airline. Air France will take brunt of strike action. French national rail company SNCF is also striking.
French taxi drivers are threatening to join in.
Please see for updates and French air traffic controllers strike (and May 26th?)
Our Air France Strike page.
If you are changing flights in France and have a long lay over in a French international arrivals lounge. Get a French visa as you will be sleeping on a cot in the lounge while other passengers sleep in a comfortable hotel bed with private bathroom. March 2016 saw 140 passengers sleeping on the floor at Orly Airport.
Expect knock-on effect.

27 April 2016 New French air traffic controller strike tomorrow. The effect to Brest Bretagne not known yet. All that's guaranteed is your flight will be delayed, cancelled or brought forward. For this and other strikes see
Air France flights likely to take the brunt of strike action. Also we update this page French air traffic controllers strike 

Last strike
French General Strike planned for 31 March, 2016 Air France cabin crew will strike, Paris transportation. It's possible French air traffic control will also strike Your flight to and from Brest Airport could be affected.

17 March 2016 Flights to and from Brest Airport will be hit with a French air traffic control strike. Sunday 20 March 2016 5am to Tuesday 22 March 5am. Follow along with us French air traffic control strike, also see DSNA Blog

November 1, 2015 New tunnel for frogs is open French Connexion

Old strikes for 2016 that effected flights to and from Brest Bretagne Airport

25 January 2016 French air traffic control strike is planned for tomorrow. Horendous delays throughout France. Add to theis French taxi drivers might be blocking your airport road see

Strikes from 2015
Today, 28 December, 2015 Brest Airport new air traffic control software being installed causing severe delays. Delay's are expected to last for several days.  You should also know about the Air France strikes in January 2016

French Air Traffic Control Strike
Strike will start 0400 UTC Thursday 2 July, 2015 till 0400 UTC Saturday, 4 July, 2015.
If you are flying on these days expect your flight to be delayed, cancelled or brought forward. 
French air traffic control will ask airlines to cancel a certain percentage of flights to, from over and around France by as much as 50% is possible. Can you adjust your plans before everyone else does? Might cost you a fee. Other passengers who wait end up back of the line to other passengers whose flights were not cancelled. Airlines not likely to know what's going on till 24 - 48 hours before strike action. 
follow along with us at

Old strikes for 2015
11 June 2015 Spanish air traffic control strike Friday and Sunday. Confirm your Vueling flight.

​3 April, 2015 Flights to and from Brest Airport will be delayed April 8,9,10. Stay in contact with your airline.
French air traffic control strike planned. A general strike will be going on, chances are trains and buses will not be working on the 9th.

Old strikes for 2015 effecting Brest
EasyJet Strike France
Flights from and to Brest might be delayed.

19 December 2014 EasyJet strike by French cabin crews. 25th and 26th December. More information to come out as late as Wednesday. Likely to effect flights to and from Corsica, Bordeaux, Brest, Lille, Lyon, Marseille, Montpelier, Nantes, Nice, Strasbourg, Toulouse. Charles de Gaulle and Orly.
Follow along with us Easy Travel Report

Old industrial actions for 2014 
19 October 2014 We have some air strikes you might want to know about that may effect your travel plans to and from Brest Bretagne Airport.

Lufthansa pilot strikeEasyJet Strike and Tap Airlines
Italian air strikes and general strikes in Belgium and Morocco see ETR

Old strikes for 2014
14 September 2014 Yes, Air France pilot's on strike again. Flights to Paris Orly being cancelled. Call EasyJet perhaps they can fit you in. see Air France Strike

Old strikes for 2014
Flights from Brest Airport to and from France will be hit by French air traffic control strike.
French air traffic control strike planned June 24 - 29. Your flight will be cancelled, brought forward or delayed. follow along with us at Easy Travel and call your airline ASAP
                        Brest Airport Strike
​Wednesday, 14 May 2014 French air traffic control starting today 6pm local time till 5am Friday morning. Today saw two hour delays in Brest Airport today. Call your airline.

Old industrial actions for 2014
Thursday, March 20, 2014 Brest Airport Strike by air traffic controllers 05:30 to 19:00 UTC. Some airlines involved, Ryanair to Marseille, Air France/Hop to Orly Airport, Easyjet, flights to Corsica.
Last years industrial actions 2013
​​December 20 Brest Airport not effected by Air France ground crews strike. Easy Travel Report
Old industrial actions
December, 7, 2013 French public service workers strike from 6 pm Sunday, December 8, 2013 to 5 am Saturday 14th December. Brest and Bordeaux will not be involved in strike action. Brest possible delays Monday night. Toulouse Tuesday evening, Wednesday and Thursday possible problems.
See Easy Travel Report for updates. Delays are expected to be low if any.
August 17, 2013 You might find yourself delayed due to runway repairs. Due to finish August 31.
June 2013,Yes flights in and out of Brest will be delayed, canceled or bought forward this week due to French air traffic control strike. Follow along with us.

Old industrial actions
French air traffic controllers strike March 4, 5 and 6 call your airline before you show up at Brest Bretagne airport. Vueling flights also up the creek this week due to Iberia airline strike.Vueling strikes

30 January 2013 Airport expected to be hit hard by French air traffic controllers strike. Starting this evening till Friday 0500 UTC. Call your airline

22 July 2012 Air France strike is being planned from Wednesday - Sunday July 25 to 29.The industrial dispute has been called for by two minor pilots' unions. Air France expecting limited disruptions. Flight changes will be announced Monday 23 July, including rebooking and refunds. Make sure airline has your phone numbers and email.

old stuff
9, Jan. 2010, Brest Guipavas Airport on strike, French  workers will resume a strike, this Monday, 5am, until next Sunday, 17, January, 2010.  Firefighters will not strike. 12,000 to 15,000 passengers to be affected. Previously passengers have been diverted to Quimper, Lorient and Nantes. 
This comes in conjunction with the nationwide air traffic controllers strike from Wednesday to Friday am.

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