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#Air traffic controllers

# air-traffic-controllers - Thursday 22 March, 2018

Irish flights cancelled as French air traffic controllers strike over pay

Severe weather in the east of the US is also causing disruption for Irish passengers this morning.

# air-traffic-controllers - Tuesday 12 September, 2017

Ryanair cancels 110 flights as French air-traffic controllers strike

The strikes are taking place as a result of President Macron’s plans to reform French labour laws.

# air-traffic-controllers - Wednesday 27 May, 2015

Heading to Spain on holiday? You might want to re-check your dates...

… because there’s a Spanish Air Traffic Controllers’ strike on the way.

# air-traffic-controllers - Wednesday 8 April, 2015

Hundreds of flights have been cancelled across Europe (and it will be worse tomorrow)

Air traffic controllers in France are on strike. Here’s how it’s been affecting flights so far…

# air-traffic-controllers - Tuesday 3 September, 2013

Just one air traffic controller to work night shift at Cork Airport from January

The Irish Aviation Authority said that reduced flight numbers and charges as well as cuts in revenue per flight have made current service levels “unsustainable”.

# air-traffic-controllers - Thursday 13 June, 2013

Flights return to normal as air traffic controllers in France call off strike

Off on your holidays today? The good news is Aer Lingus and Ryanair are operating their full schedule today, but there could still be some delays.

# air-traffic-controllers - Wednesday 12 June, 2013

French air traffic controllers call off third day of crippling strike

France and Germany have asked the EU to delay its ‘Single European Sky’ plans, ending the strike a day early.

Aer Lingus and Ryanair cancel more flights as protest spreads accross Europe

Workers in ten other countries are expected to stage protests today including work-to-rule action and public information campaigns.

# air-traffic-controllers - Tuesday 11 June, 2013

Aer Lingus and Ryanair flights cancelled over 'single sky' strike

Have you holidays booked over the next three days? Read on.

# air-traffic-controllers - Wednesday 18 January, 2012

The 5 at 5: Wednesday

5 minutes, 5 stories, 5 o’clock…

# air-traffic-controllers - Tuesday 9 August, 2011

German air travel chaos averted as strike called off

Meanwhile, Spanish baggage handlers are threatening to strike for two days later this month.

# air-traffic-controllers - Monday 8 August, 2011

Take 5: Monday

5 stories, 5 minutes, 5 o’clock.

German air traffic control strike set for tomorrow

Air travel disruptions ahead as union plans for six-hour strike over controllers’ pay and employment conditions in Germany.

# air-traffic-controllers - Wednesday 3 August, 2011

The Daily Fix: Wednesday Daily Fix This post contains videos

The Daily Fix: Wednesday

Fatal shooting in Cork, pleas to release a seriously ill man from prison in the North, and Hugh Hefner, what a plank! It’s Wednesday’s Daily Fix.

# air-traffic-controllers - Saturday 23 April, 2011

Air traffic controllers press for nap time after spate of lapses on the job

A series of recent incidents where air traffic controllers have fallen asleep on the job has caused a furore in the US.