France - Industrial action by air traffic controllers

Tuesday 21, September 2010


France - Industrial action by air traffic controllers


A general strike has been called in France on Thursday 23 September and some air traffic controller unions are planning industrial action.


As a result, French Civil Aviation Authorities (Direction Générale de l´Aviation Civile DGAC) have limited the number of flights for all airlines. 


Therefore, AF is cancelling some short- and medium-haul flights on September 23.


AF plans to operate 100% of our long-haul flights and to reroute all our customers on our short- and medium-haul flights. 


Please check your flight status before you travel to the airport, by:


  • logging on to
  • calling the Air France local call center or travel agent
  • phoning Air France on 3654, if you are in France.



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