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Italian Air Traffic Control Strikes
Is Alitalia on strike? Are workers in Linate Airport on strike?
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        Palermo Airport strike
Some updates for you effecting your travel plans. 

30 June, 2018 New Italian air traffic control strike 5 July 2018 Your flight will be delayed follow along Italian air traffic control strike

​6 June, 2018 Italian air traffic control strike will effect your flight to and from Palermo airport. Strike is planned for 8 June, 2018 from 1pm - 5pm. Trains and airlines will also be striking follow along with us Easy Travel Report

​Last years strikes 2017
Italian taxi strike 14 December, 2017 Give yourself plenty of time to get to Palermo Airport all major cities will be involved. Strike will last 24 hours.

Another Italian air traffic control strike is planned for the 15 December, 2017 from 1pm - 5pm. Stay in close contact with your airline. Other aviation workers have announced announced a 24 hour strike the same day. It's going to be a bad day of travel, several public transportation strikes, port strikes, Alitalia, Vueling, Ryanair, rail strikes are planned see Easy Travel Report

​​​​Italian air traffic control strike is planned for 5 July 2017. Might be cancelled closer to the date like the last two that were planned.

Palermo Airport strike likely by airport workers 
16 June 2017. Italian national transportation strike includes rail, aviation and local public transport.
26 May 2017 Unfortunately it's not all good news for you today if you are an Alitalia passenger. Alitalia strike is still on. Italian air traffic control strike has been cancelled and rescheduled for July, 2017. Airport workers cancelled strike. Italian taxi strike for tomorrow is also cancelled. As for the truck strike Monday see Easy Travel Report

Alitalia Strike
Will effect flights from Palermo Airport and worldwide.
​​Heads up! Alitalia strike is planned for Wednesday April 5, 2017. 00:01 - 23:59. Expect your flight to be brought forward, delayed or worse cancelled. Several thousand Alitalia workers to be let go. 

Air Traffic Control
Monday, 20 March 2017 Italian air traffic control strike 1pm - 5pm is still on. Your flight could be brought forward, delayed or worse cancelled. Call your airline.
Alitalia has notice up

Flying to Finland? Helsinki aviation strikes

21 February 21, 2017 Heads up passengers to and from Palermo on the 23 February, 2017. 
See Our home page and our Alitalia strike page, pretty ugly out there this coming week.

Last years strikes 2016 we caught
Italian Aviation strikes
1pm - 5pm Italian aviation strike, late notice given. Perhaps you need to know:- Another Italian aviation strike is planned for July 23, Greek airports are striking next week along with Air France pilots again for this and more Strike Travel Guide
PS Check your rail plans to the mainland next week.
13 March 2016 Several strikes are planned for this Friday March 18, 2016. Be prepared for your flight to be delayed, cancelled or brought forwayd see www.easytravelreport.com for updates

11 January 2016 Palermo air traffic control will strike for four hours, 1pm - 5pm (local time) on Monday 25 January 2016. Call your airline www.easytravelreport.com Other aviation strikes are planned that day Alitalia, Rome airports..

Strikes we caught in 2015
Italian air traffic control strike is planned for:- Call your airline your flight will be delayed, cancelled or even brought forward.
Tuesday 17, February, 2015 1- 5pm 
20 March, 2015 from 10 am - 6 pm.
Last year 2014 Strikes
Italian air traffic control strike
Controllers will strike 1 pm - 5 pm local time, 12 December 2014. It’s going to be a mess. Long hauls, short hauls and domestic flights will be grounded. 
In general flights will be not be normal till Sunday.

Alitalia Strike
Workers will strike from Noon - 4 pm. 

As this is a general strike airport workers baggage handlers, ramp workers etc will be striking from 10 am - 6 pm. 
Call your airline. Chances are you will be cancelled or brought forward or delayed.
You don’t want to be traveling around Italy that day. Call work, stay an extra day.

Italian trains will strike all weekend.

Taxi’s will be hard to find, extra traffic on roads causing traffic jams, occasional road blocks.

See Easy Travel Report for further updates on this strike and up and coming strike action in Europe
​   Italian Air Traffic Control Strike
​​​10 September 2014 Italian air traffic controllers (ENAV) strike planned for 27 September 2014 10 am to 6 pm local time. Follow along with us Italian air traffic control strike. 
​Old industrial actions for 2014 
4 September 2014 This Saturday, September 6, 2014 Italian air traffic controllers will strike country wide between the hours of 12:30 lunch time - 4:30pm. Two unions will involved. Long- hauls will not be affected, although if you are connecting with another flight you will need a hotel. Same time workers from Rome Fiumicino Airport will be causing chaos also.
By Italian law minimal service will have to be in place. The chances that you will be lucky enough to be on one of those flights leaving Palermo Airport is slim. Your airline should contact you to bring your flight forward, cancelled or delayed. 
Expect more strikes to come, worry about Thanksgiving, Christmas and the New Year 2015
Old industrial actions for 2014
​Friday March 7th 2014 Workers in the airline and airport industry to strike for 24 hours, nationwide. Also reported for the same day:-
Aviation workers in Palermo will strike 4 hours, from 12:30-4:30pm.

Who else is on strike today?
What's your airline up to?
Shaky Airline Status
Airport Strike 2018
Travel Industrial Action strike this week 2018 

​Other airports in Sicily
​Vincenzo Florio Airport – Trapani Birgi
Comiso Airport

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                         Palermo Airport Strike -  Sicily
              Falcone–Borsellino International Airport
             is one of the two International Airport's on Sicily
   Other being Catania–Fontanarossa International Airport.
   Spanish airline Iberia Express will be picking up some the slack.

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