French air traffic controls have called a five-day strike from Jan. 27-31, which could cause major traffic interruptions for European passengers. The strike, called by the union Syndicat National des Contrôleurs du Trafic Aérien (SNCTA), the major union of Air Traffic Controllers (ATCO), could lead to flight cancellations and major delays. SNCTA said in a statement the strikes are part of protests against the European Union (EU) plans against a Single European Sky, which will ...

Subscribe to Access this Entire Article

"French ATC strike could affect European operations" is part of ATW Plus, our online premium membership. Subscribing will provide you access to exclusive news, carefully researched airline financial, fleet and traffic data, plus the option to receive our popular, award-winning print magazine. To learn more, click here. If viewing via ATW Mobile, please login and click "Read web article" to view fully. Questions? ATWPlus@penton.com.

Already registered? here.