News / March 2015

BMC Travel Madrid moves to another location

BMC Travel Madrid moves to another location

Today 30th March, the BMC Travel Madrid team will be moved to a new office in the Salamanca District. The new agency localization is Núñez de Balboa Street, Number 116, 3rd Floor, Office 24. Likewise, coinciding with opening of the new office, the opening hours of the office will be increased with one more hour; therefore, the office will be open from Monday to Friday from 8 AM to 7PM.

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Possible strike of air traffic controllers in France

Possible strike of air traffic controllers in France

It is expected that French air traffic controllers begin a strike for three days from Wednesday, 25 March, that would affect all French airports. The consequences of this strike are still unknown.

If you believe your flight may be affected by this strike, please contact your BMC Travel consultant.

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Lufthansa pilots to go on strike on Friday

Lufthansa pilots to go on strike on Friday

Pilots at German national airline Lufthansa said they would go on strike on Friday from 00:01 to 23:59, affecting the airline's short and medium-haul flights.

The strike action was called by the pilot's union Vereinigung Cockpit in an ongoing dispute with the airline over its early retirement benefits.

If you believe your flight may be affected by this strike, please contact your BMC Travel consultant.

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Egypt tightening visa rule for individual visitors

Egypt tightening visa rule for individual visitors

Any person wishing to enter Egypt will need to obtain a visa before departure and will not be offered it at the airport upon arrival. Individual tourists must obtain visas for tourism purposes from Egypt's diplomatic missions prior to their arrival in Egypt. Organised tourist groups will be the only exception, according to the statement. The decision will apply from 15 May 2015.

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 Lufthansa pilots go on strike on Wednesday

Lufthansa pilots go on strike on Wednesday

Pilots at German national airline Lufthansa said they would go on strike on Wednesday, affecting the airline's short and medium-haul flights.

The strike action was called by the pilot's union Vereinigung Cockpit in an ongoing dispute with the airline over its early retirement benefits.

If you believe your flight may be affected by this strike, please contact your BMC Travel consultant.

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