News Alerts

12 Mar 2019 | 07:23 PM UTC

Belgium: Air traffic controllers to strike March 12-13

Belgium News Alert

Air traffic controllers in Belgium to strike March 12-13; flight disruptions expected over the coming hours

TIMEFRAME expected from 3/12/2019, 12:00 AM until 3/13/2019, 11:59 PM (Europe/Brussels). COUNTRY/REGION Belgium

Read all related news alert(s):


Air traffic controllers in Belgium are slated to strike from 22:00 (local time) on Tuesday, March 12, through 08:00 on Wednesday, March 13, to demand promotions, bonuses, and other benefits. Additionally, Belgian airspace will reportedly be closed from 04:00 to 06:00 on Wednesday due to the strike. Flight delays and cancelations are to be expected at Belgian airports during and immediately following the strike period. Additional strike actions and consequent flight disruptions are possible over the coming days and weeks if the air traffic controllers' demands are not met.


Individuals flying via Belgian airports are advised to monitor developments to the situation, prepare for flight disruptions, confirm flight reservations before departing for the airport, and contact their airline for more information.


Copyright and Disclaimer
GardaWorld is the owner or licensee of all intellectual property rights in the material presented on this website. All such rights are reserved. The use of this website and its material is subject to the Terms of Use and accordingly you must not use any content from this website for commercial or other analogous purposes without our consent, including but not limited to any deep-linking or framing in order to copy, distribute, display or monitor any portion of the website. If you have any questions or are interested in distributing any content from this website, Contact us for more details.

Related news