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Colombia: Avianca pilot strike coming to an end /update 7

Avianca pilots and management reach agreement after 51 days of strike; pilots to return to work November 13


Pilots at the Colombian national airline Avianca reached an agreement with management late on Thursday, November 9, promising to end a strike that has been ongoing since September 20. The pilots have agreed to resume operations on Monday, November 13. As such, flight disruptions remain possible November 10-12.


The strike lasted for a total of 51 days and resulted in the cancelation of nearly 14,000 flights.


Travelers are advised to confirm the status of their flights prior to departure for the airport.

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