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Monday 2 October 2023 Dublin: 11°C

# Air traffic controllers

This year
French air traffic controllers consider strike action during Rugby World Cup
Ireland are due to play Tonga the day after the suggested strike action.
French air traffic controllers consider strike action during Rugby World Cup
Ireland are due to play Tonga the day after the suggested strike action.
Last year
European passengers hit with further travel chaos as French air traffic controllers strike today
A number of Irish flights have been cancelled and impacted customers have been contacted.
All time
Mediator appointed to oversee IAA dispute talks with Air Traffic controllers
Kieran Mulvey will lead the talks to solve the industrial relations row between management and air traffic controllers.
Irish Aviation Authority accuses air traffic controllers of 'an act of sabotage'
Senior managers claimed that air controllers were seeking to undermine the international reputation of the IAA.
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.
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.
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.
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…
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”.
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.
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.
Aer Lingus and Ryanair flights cancelled over 'single sky' strike
Have you holidays booked over the next three days? Read on.
German air travel chaos averted as strike called off
Meanwhile, Spanish baggage handlers are threatening to strike for two days later this month.
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.
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 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.