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Air business travel agent update: American Airlines cancel domestic flights

18th September 2012

 The air business travel agent Flight-Line has been advised that American Airlines will need to cancel a number of US domestic services over the next few days, due to an unplanned labour dispute. If AA can cancel in advance, they will attempt to re-accommodate customers onto alternative flights and advise us through our booking system. Please keep checking […]

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24 Hour Strike in Germany Friday 07 Sep (corporate travel agents update)

5th September 2012

Corporate travel agents update: Flightline Travel Management have been advised that the Independent Flight Attendants Organisation has anounced a 24 hour strike has been announced for Friday, 7th September in Germany. We advise travellers who have booked a flight with Lufthansa to please check their flight status as several Lufthansa flights are affected. Further strike […]

Fraudulent (Phishing) Customer Email

22nd June 2012

We have been informed that there are a number of customers receiving a ‘fraudulent/phishing’ email. The emails appear to have different subject titles (some mention order numbers, but the order number is different in each email), the USD amount, departure airport, ticket number and the email address it was sent from is always different. The […]

Air Traffic Control Strike in Portugal 24 & 25 MAY

23rd May 2012

TAP Portugal’s services will be disrupted due to an Air Traffic Control strike in Portugal on the 24th & 25th May 2012. As a result, TAP Portugal and all other carriers flying to and from Portugal expect some irregularities to their services and possible cancellations. Virgin Trains Engineering Work Jubilee Bank Holiday Weekend During the […]

Heathrow to be hit by 24 hour strike

3rd May 2012

Queues at Heathrow airport could get even worse next week if immigration workers carry out their threat to strike on Thursday. The Immigration Services Union (ISU) is planning to join industrial action by public sector workers in protest over Government plans to increase the retirement age of arresting officers beyond 65. The union represents 4,500 […]

Iberia Pilots Call Strike Off

30th April 2012

Following the announcement by the SEPLA pilots union that it is calling off its months-long intermittent strike at IBERIA, the Spanish airline is rescheduling flights that had been cancelled on 4th and 7th May. Passengers holding tickets for most of these flights may use them in accordance with their original reservations. However the 30th April […]

Iberia Pilots Strike 27th & 30th April

23rd April 2012

Iberia’s pilots are planning a further day of industrial action on Friday 27th and Monday 30th April 2012, which may disrupt services operated by Iberia Airlines. All British Airways flights to and from Spain are expected to operate as normal except Heathrow – Madrid  – Heathrow. Flights operated by Air Nostrum and codeshares operated by other […]

General Strike hits Spain Thur 29 March

26th March 2012

Ground Transportation (incl. train and bus services) as well as air traffic will be severely limited in Spain on Thursday during a general strike called by unions to protest at high unemployment and changes to labour laws that will make it cheaper for companies to lay off employees. The unions, which represent one in five […]