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Spanish Air Traffic Control Strike
Update:-September 20, 2015 Powers that be have decided that 80% of flights will have to leave by law. This will enable airlines to plan a head now and work around it. Call your airline.
Update:-September 14, 2015 Controllers confirm strike action for the 26th and 4th of October.
Strikes from 2015
Spanish air traffic controllers will strike.
Update:-8 July 2015 80% of flights by law must leave during these strike hours.
Update:-7 July 2015 Meeting to take place tomorrow (Wednesday) decision to be made over minimum service. At the moment 80% of controllers must attend work.
29 June 2015 New Spanish air traffic control dates are in. Local times.
Saturday 11 July 2015 10am - 1pm
Sunday 12 July 2015 5pm - 8pm
Saturday 25 July 2015 10am - 1pm
Sunday 26 July 2015 5pm - 8pm
May 13, 2015 Valencia Airport is temporarily closed, flights diverted to other airports, till?
Last year 2014 strikes
19 October 2014 We have some air strikes you might want to know about that may effect your travel plans to and from Valencia Airport.
Italian air strikes and general strikes in Belgium and Morocco see ETR
German Railway strike issues still not resolved
Last year 2013 industrial actions
July 3 2013 Valencia Airport back in the news today. Swissport baggage handlers are on the war path again. Swissport baggage handlers will strike
July 4 1PM to 5PM
July 9 1PM to 5PM
July 11 1PM to 5PM
Some airlines use different baggage handlers. Not sure if this is the case in Valencia Airport. Remember if you are flying into another Spanish airport you might well be flying into another strike. See Airport Strikes
Old industrial actions
June 16, 2013 Valencian taxi drivers protesting today and threatening to strike. Make sure you can get to and from the airport, sometimes drivers block airport roads.
Lufthansa Airline Strike
Monday, 22 April 2013 Strike is on today, Germanwings not effected. follow along
Sunday 21 April Strike still on. Some 1700 flights to be delayed, bought forward or cancelled.
February 26 Valencia Airport, Iberia Airline has flight cancellation lists up. For March 4 5 6 7 8
Back again, German airport security strike. This time the focus is on Hamburg airport, arrivals not likely to be effected. Call your airline you never know. Strike to take place tomorrow, Wednesday February 20, 3:45 to 11PM.
Berlin - Tegel - Lufthansa
Dusseldorf - Lufthansa
Ryanair - Frankfurt/Hahn
Might be cancelled tomorrow as German airport security will strike from 3 am, likely to last all day. Strike is focused from Dusseldorf and Hamburg airport. See Hamburg airport strike page
Iberia Airline Strike
Update:-11 February If you purchased your Iberia ticket from a travel agent, make changes with them. If you purchased ticket from Iberia direct call
902 400 500 or 902 100 488
Update:- February 6 Strike dates are in.
15 strike days, by ground staff and flight attendants. 23% of workforce to be let go.
Monday to Friday February 18 - 22
Monday to Friday March 4 - 8
Monday to Friday again March 18 - 22
(No strikes planned for Easter Sunday March 31)
2 February 2013 Heads up, Iberia airlines has plans for five days of strikes this month. Follow along with us Iberia strike 2 February 2013 Valencia high petrol prices Think Spain
Last years industrial actions for 2012
Iberia flights. Vueling and Air Nostrum could be delayed or cancelled.