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Palermo Airport strike
Palermo Airport strike likely by airport workers
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
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.
21 February 21, 2017 Heads up passengers to and from Palermo on the 23 February, 2017.
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.
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.
Other airports in Sicily
Vincenzo Florio Airport – Trapani Birgi
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Palermo Airport Strike - Sicily
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.