a quarter of flights canceled Monday at Orly and Toulouse-Blagnac airports

Disruptions are also expected at Bordeaux-Mérignac and Marseille-Provence airports.



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Marseille-Provence airport, June 20, 2023. (ALINE MORCILLO / HANS LUCAS / AFP)

Disturbances in the air. There Directorate General of Civil Aviation (DGAC) asked, Thursday, November 16, airlines to give up 25% of their flight schedule Monday, November 20 at Paris-Orly, the second French airport, as well as at Toulouse-Blagnac, due to a call for strike by several air traffic controller unions.

Carriers have also been called upon to reduce their flights to Bordeaux-Mérignac and Marseille-Provence by 20%. The unions intend to protest against the adoption on Wednesday of the law aimed at forcing air traffic controllers to declare themselves individually on strike or not 48 hours before a social movement.

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