Air traffic controllers have continued to stage nationwide strikes against pension reforms starting from 6 pm local time on January 13, with the strikes scheduled to last until 5:30 am on January 17. Air France announced disruptions to short and medium-haul flights on January 14, 15 and 16, while Alitalia cancelled around 140 flights as a result of the strike so far.
Channel Tunnel Delays -
Due to bad weather during the last week, there has been a higher demand for the Channel Tunnel service meaning extended waiting times and delays. This has caused delivery delays of 24 hours to France and any destinations transiting through France.
Potentially affected countries are; Austria, Belgium, Czech Republic, Denmark, France, Germany, Hungary, Italy, Luxembourg, Netherlands, Norway, Poland, Slovakia, Spain, Sweden and Switzerland.