Aviapartner strike at Brussels Airport to continue on Tuesday – work to resume on Wednesday @ 06:00 ?

Brussels Airport’s famous departure board in better times. © Ivan Coninx

The Aviapartner strike at Brussels Airport will not end before Wednesday 06:00 (UTC +1), several sources have reported, the wildcat strike that started last week Thursday will now thus got into day six and day seven. Despite the new ‘approach time‘ on Wednesday at 06:00, it’s still highly uncertain when handling agent Aviapartner will resume operations at Brussels Airport. 

At Brussels Airport, Aviapartner handles Aegean Airlines, Aer Lingus, Air Baltic, Air Europa, Air Serbia, Air Transat, All Nippon Airways, BMI Regional, British Airways, CSA Czech Airlines, Easyjet, El Al, Ethiopian Airlines, Etihad Airways, FlyEgypt, HOP Airlines, Iberia, KLM, Meridiana Fly, Nouvelair, Onur Air, Pegasus Airlines, Royal Air Maroc, Ryanair, SAS Scandinavian Airlines, Sun Express, TAP Portugal, Transavia, TUIfly, Tunisair, Turkish Airlines, Vueling.

Brussels Airlines, Brussels Airport’s biggest customer, is not affected by the actions as their flights are handled by Swissport.

Meanwhile, Brussels Airport urges passengers to check if their airline is handled by Aviapartner, in that case the airport asks passengers to travel “handluggage only“.

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  1. Strikes all the time! Nowadays it’s hard to fly without a risk of something like that happening.. I had my flights cancelled 4 times in the last couple of months! Seriously.. now a company named GIVT fights for my compensations.


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