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Travel Delays hit France Today

29th February 2012

Flights: Flight delays are current occurring across France (including Paris) due to industrial action. Trains: Industrial action is affecting some rail services in France and beyond until 08:00 on Thursday 1st March 2012. French domestic services are subject to cancellation and delays, please see below for details on service disruptions to international services: EUROSTAR: Normal […]

ITALY: General strike on Friday, 24 FEB –

23rd February 2012

Effecting planes, railways, ships and public transport The strike on Friday February 24, 2012 which is going to concern many airlines and Italian airports has been confirmed by Infrastructure and Transportation Ministry. The airlines which will join the strike are: Alitalia, AirOne, Air Berlin, EasyJet, Ryanair, Wind Jet and Wizz Air. As usual, passengers leaving […]

Frankfurt Airport Strike continues to this weekend

21st February 2012

The latest walkout started at 0400 GMT Monday and was due to continue until 0400 GMT Wednesday. It will now be extended to 2200 GMT Friday, the GdF union said on Tuesday. Frankfurt, Europe’s third-largest airport in terms of passenger numbers, usually has around 1,300 flights per day. Flights do not take off or land […]

European Strikes 06-12 FEB from BA

6th February 2012

The latest information from British Airways: France – Monday 06 Feb to Wednesday 08 Feb Air transport unions have called for industrial action which is affecting Air France services. British Airways services are not expected to be affected. Portugal – Wednesday 08 Feb and Sunday 12 Feb Air Traffic Controllers are planning sporadic strikes throughout […]

Strike Alert France Monday 06th Feb

3rd February 2012

Due to industrial action by French air transport from Monday 06 February to Thursday 09 February 2012 included, commercial instructions have been implemented for passengers booked on all AIR FRANCE operated flights to travel from Monday 06 February to Thursday 09 February 2012 included. Please make sure you check www.AFKL.biz for the most up to date […]

Emirates First Class Companion offer

29th November 2011

If your company policy permit’s Business Class why not Experience the Comfort of Emirates First Class Suite on your next long haul flight? Pay less than BA lowest published business class fare and you enjoy these added benefits: First Class seating and fine dining Free Limo to/from London or Manchester and at your destination Free […]

Tricks of the Travel Trade could be costly – Don’t be fooled

23rd September 2011

What the Airlines won’t tell you… With the world and his dog desperately trying to recoup losses, airlines are the forerunners when it comes to charging via the back door. We have recently experienced two such examples, which we wish to share with you. SCAM 1 – Refunds on the return portion of a flight […]

Corporate travel update: Eurostar Disruption on Monday, 05th March

7th March 2011

On Monday 5th March 2011 there was a corporate travel update about disruption to the Eurostar. To Claim Compensation from Disrupted Services please click the link below for details of what compensation your travellers are entitled to: Click for Compensation Eurostar would like to offer our sincere apologies to all of our customers affected by […]