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Iberia Call Off Christmas Strike

11th December 2012

Iberia staff have called off a series of strikes in the run-up to Christmas but warned that action could be taken in January instead. Unions representing ground staff and cabin crew had planned six days of walk-outs between 14 and 21 December, but said they have decided to avoid disruption for passengers over the festive […]

Iberia announce strike dates

3rd December 2012

Unions representing Iberia’s ground staff and cabin crew have announced six days of strike action, to be staged before Christmas. The dates announced for industrial action are 14 December and 17, 18, 19, 20, 21 December. Iberia will do everything they can to minimise any inconvenience to it’s customers. They are reviewing the impact to […]

General strike could disrupt European flights for three days

13th November 2012

Flights are likely to be disrupted for three days as a result of the Europe-wide general strike to begin on Wednesday. The European Trade Union Confederation (ETUC) strike action has been backed by unions in Greece, Portugal, Spain and the Canary Islands. Passengers booked to fly on all affected European sectors should check the updates […]

Spanish Strike Called Wed 14 Nov

6th November 2012

A 24 hour general strike has been called by Spain’s largest trade unions for Wednesday 14 November which is likely to affect public transport and services at airports in Spain. Check for transport delays and cancellations before arriving in Spain and allow extra time for journeys. Please contact our reservation team for further help. Call […]

BA Announce Self Service Bag Tags

6th November 2012

From the 6th November our customers will be able to use Self Service Bag Tag at London Heathrow Terminal 3. This option now allows customers to print and attach bag tags at a self-service kiosk. The customer then drops their bag at a bag drop desk. As well as easing congestion on the airport concourse, […]

Hurricane Sandy – Important Flight Update

29th October 2012

As you will be aware from Press reports, thousands of flights have been cancelled to and from New York, Washington, Boston and Philadelphia, due to Hurricane Sandy. British Airways and Virgin Atlantic have cancelled all flights to and from East Coast USA, along with many other airlines. Passengers are being offered the opportunity to rebook […]