There’s a nationwide basic strike in Italy on Friday (April 21, 2023) that can see airport personnel taking part in it.
A number of airways have issued journey alerts that a few of their companies could also be canceled or delayed, however ITA Airways, as standard, has not launched any steering pretending that flights will go ahead as scheduled.
You must monitor adjustments to your flights to/from/via Italy for Friday, as they could be affected by this strike exercise.
Often, these strikes in Italy have an effect on flights between sure hours of the day, and there’s a minimal service that’s assured.
The EC 261/2004 requires affected passengers to be rebooked at their earliest comfort (passengers’, not the airways). Airways should additionally present Obligation to Care (lodging and meals) in case of lengthy delays.
This spring, there was a comparatively energetic strike season in Germany, Italy, and France that has considerably affected air vacationers.
Attributable to rampant inflation, staff demand important wage raises, and employers are unwilling to satisfy them. Let’s see how this goes on.