Due to an apparently unannounced strike by the employees of the air traffic number of flights from a fall at the Euro Airport Basel. Many aircraft can land at the airport or launch, said "the view".
A spokeswoman for the airport confirmed to the newspaper that at the time of shift handover to 20 clock appeared to be several employees of the air traffic control, but in a unexpected strike. Several flights had to be diverted or cancelled, more is it from the Euro airport. The strike mainly French staff were involved; this is expected to take up on Wednesday morning at 8 am.
About 40 flights – 25 departures and 12 arrivals – were diverted or cancelled. About 800 passengers had to be accommodated due to the cancelled flights in Hotels. A total of 3700 passengers of the reduced capacity of the airport are affected.
Created: 05.02.2019, 20:52 PM