Tag: France

Passengers Refuse to Sit and Buckle Up in All Night Protest

Passengers mutiny on board ‘direct’ flight to Morocco after pilot says it will stop twice More than 100 plane passengers brought a new meaning to ‘in-flight turbulence’ last night after staging a mutiny when the captain announced some unscheduled stops.…

Beginning Thursday, French Airline Passengers Should Expect Disruptions

French airlines plan 5-day strike French airline passengers face up to five days of travel disruptions as unions have planned to stage walkouts against government reforms. Six trade unions have called on airline and airport workers to go on strike…

France Asking Airlines to Reduce Flights by 50% on Tuesday

Flights to France threatened by pension protest Blockade of refineries hits fuel supplies; Exxon Mobile says ‘the situation is critical’ MSNBC.com news services PARIS — France is asking airline companies to reduce flights in and out of the country by up to…