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Pilots working for Brussels Airlines announced on Friday, May 4, that they will go on strike unless they receive better working conditions. The ACLVB union warned that the strike will be held on Monday, May 14 and Wednesday, 16 May, depending on the outcome of talks with the airline.
Due to the national strike in France called by the trade unions of the SNCF in May, the RENFE-SNCF en coopération trains may be impacted.
Vueling pilots have called the industrial action for May 3rd and 4th affecting many domestic flights within Spain as well as those to destinations across Europe.
Sepla union announced that pilots of budget airline Vueling were planning to stage a 24-hour strike on the 25th of April and the 03rd to 4th of May, due to a dispute over working conditions and pay.
A call for strike has been issued by several Air France staff unions for Thursday 03, Friday 04, Monday 07 and Tuesday 08 May 2018.
A strike by employees at LOT Polish Airlines, Poland’s national carrier, is set to take place on Tuesday, May 1
Virgin Trains services will not operate to or from London Euston on Easter Sunday (April 1) to allow essential rail upgrades to take place at Wembley.
Scores of people were injured in the German city of Cologne on Thursday night after two trains collided with each other.
Paris transport unions have announced they will join forces with French rail workers by holding a strike on March 22nd.