Ryanair cancelled flights: Irish German Dutch Belgian Swedish pilot strike full list | Travel News | Travel

Ryanair has been forced to cancel hundreds of flights today (10 August) due to pilot strike action, with 396 routes affected in five countries. Pilot unions in Ireland announced their plan to strike for the fifth time in as many weeks. This was shortly followed by Belgium and Sweden, with Germany and the Netherlands joining on Wednesday and Thursday, respectively. Express.co.uk reveal the full list of strikes to plague travellers across Europe today flying with Ryanair. Ireland – 20 flights cancelled Irish pilots have been on strike for five weeks…

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Luton Airport baggage handler strike to affect thousands during summer holidays | Travel News | Travel

Luton Airport passengers flying this weekend could be affected by the latest baggage handler strike. Members of the union Unite have announced a planned strike will take place between 3am on 20 July and 1:59pn on 22 July. This is the start of many UK school summer holidays and the beginning of peak travel, especially for families. The walkout could cause travel chaos across the airport which serves a number of destinations in Europe. Unless the dispute can be solved, which is in regards to a pay dispute with members…

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Ryanair flight news: 30 UK trips cancelled as pilots strike | Travel News | Travel

Ryanair flights from the UK to Ireland will be cancelled, the travel provider has announced. The company tweeted a statement to their account revealing the changes to travel plans. The tweet stated: “Ryanair to cancel up to 30 of 290 Irish flights on Thurs 12 July, only some IRE-UK flights affected. “All Ireland to Europe flights to operate as normal as majority of Irish pilots fly on Thurs.” In a further statement the company stated they “regret” the action. It revealed that striking pilots are behind the changes in the…

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French rail strike update: London Paris Eurostar cancelled trains | Travel News | Travel

Holidaymakers travelling to France or who are planning to pass through France, are being warned that their plans may be disrupted due to ongoing travel strike action. The strikes are set to disrupt both air travel and rail links heading, to, from or through the France. As of today, Easter Monday, rail workers begin a three-month walkout causing widespread havoc for passengers. The strikes, seen as a push back against Emmanuel Macron’s latest policies, will see two days of protest followed by three days or normal working services. In response…

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