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Traffic delays affecting half of European flights

Technical problems at Eurocontrol, the agency in control of all air traffic over Europe, could affect as much as half of the flights this afternoon. The source of the technical…

Airport Unions and Aena reached agreement

Low probability of airport strikes. After a meeting today Monday 25. September between the airport unions and the managers of Spanish airports, the parties have reached an agreement in principle. The…

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Airport strike update

After several negotiations between the Airport Unions, AENA, Enaire and the Ministry of Infrastructure, the final decision is up to the Tax Authorities. The Tax Authorities, known as La Hacienda,…

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More negotiations for airport unions

Update: No strike in September. The announced airport strike has not quite been called off yet. Today, 7. September, there was a meeting between the Unions, AENA and The Ministry…

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This is the spanish airport strike

Update: Closer to an agreement at the last meeting on 15. September. No strikes in September. Updated 17. September: At the meeting on Friday 15. September between the Unions, AENA and…

Strike at Alicante airport

Baggage handlers at Alicante airport are striking from Friday 14th to Monday 17th. There will be a minimum service during the strike, but there will be delays and disruptions in the…

Faster check-in at airports

Several airlines are now demanding that measures must be implemented to make it faster to check in at the airports and that the baggage is being handled faster. Spain is one of only four…

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Air traffic controller strike called off

 The Spanish air traffic controllers union, USCA, has called off a 12-hour strike that was scheduled on Saturday, October 3rd. USCA has reached an agreement with Enaire, the public organization…

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Unused airport opens

The unused “ghost airport” Castellón is now finally ready to receive its first scheduled flight. It took four and a half years from the airport was completed. On tuesday, September…

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Tornado hit Málaga

This morning a tornado with strength F1 hit the airport area, Churriana and Los Alamos in the Málaga province. The strong wind has destroyed a gas station, chiringuitos, torn down…