Update French Air Traffic Control Strike Cancelled

We have been advised that the French Air Traffic Control strike has been cancelled effective from 24:00hrs Wednesday, June 25, 2014. French air traffic controllers ended a two-day strike which was originally supposed to last until Sunday, June 29, 2014.

Before the strike was cancelled hundreds of passengers were stranded, including over 600 passengers at Paris’ Orly airport according to an airport source.

Ryanair announced that all scheduled flights on Thursday, June 26th would operate as normal. If you have travel planned for June 25 or June 26, 2014 that includes flying in French air space check with your airline on flight status before heading to the airport.

Kathy Stafford
Kathy Stafford

Kathy Stafford is a writer, publisher and editor. She was a contributing author to "Sasha Cohen Fire on Ice". She has been a contributing editor to several publications including, "Discover Balboa Park: A Complete Guide". Kathy was publisher and editor of "Skating Sketches", reporting on figure skating worldwide, for over ten years. She was a credentialed journalist as a figure skating specialist for the 2002 Olympic Winter Games in Salt Lake City. She has covered international skating events in Switzerland, France, Finland, England, Canada and the United States with published articles in Canada, Japan, and the United States. Although she never accepted an assignment, she was on the list of approved Lonely Planet authors for three years. She is currently combining her love of travel, and her background as a writer and editor, as a publisher and author of travel related journalism. In addition, she blogs about her search for her family roots at www.cherokeerootsblog.com.

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