Italy: Update – Airlines cancel flights ahead of national strike on 8 June


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Italy: Update – Airlines cancel flights ahead of national strike on 8 June

Italy: Update – Airlines cancel flights ahead of national strike on 8 June

Airlines are warning of cancellations and delays tomorrow due to more strikes in Italy.  National strike action is due to take place on Friday and will affect Air Traffic Control and ground handling services.

Ryanair said it has been forced to cancel a number of flights on Friday and is also expecting delays to flights to, from and over Italy. EasyJet said it was expecting a number of cancellations and potential delays. British Airways said the strike would impact flights to and from Rome, Venice and Milan Linate. Alitalia has cancelled dozens of flights, including its London services.