Warning Issued for Strikes in Spain this Easter Holiday

by Traveleads | April 17, 2019 | Latest News On The Ground

British travellers to Spain face a series of airport and airline strikes covering the Easter Holiday period.  The Unión Sindical Obrera (USO) and Unión General de Trabajadores are preparing to host strikes which would see 60,000 ground handling airport staff staging a series of walk outs.

The news follows a dispute between the unions and company Aseata over the pay and conditions for staff, including specific clauses regarding workers who are transferred from one company to another.

The walk outs are currently planned for Sunday 21st April (Easter Sunday) and Wednesday 24th April.

If you are flying to and from Spain in the mentioned dates, you should check with your flight operator before travelling.

If the planned action goes ahead it is likely to cause long queues, delays and possibly cancellations.

Latest articles

Traveleads and ICR Integrity case study insights

“Partnering with Traveleads has been a breath of fresh air”

For ICR Integrity, a maintenance and solution provider for the power, offshore oil and gas, chemical, nuclear and defence industries, efficient travel is integral to the business to help meet client demands. Here,... Read More

find Out More
Three things you might not know about marine and offshore travel

Three things you might not know about marine and offshore travel

With bases in Aberdeen down to Southampton, there’s a few things we know about the world of marine and offshore travel. From site maintenance through to complicated and lengthy installations, we understand that your... Read More

find Out More
Why our film and media production travel consultants have star quality

Why our film and media travel consultants have star quality

Much like the complexities involved in arranging sports travel, no two trips for the film and media production industry are the same – because, of course, no two projects are the same. Whether you’re an independent... Read More

find Out More
View all articles

Website proudly developed by The Wrapped Agency