Italy - 24-hour strike at several Italian airports - June 1, 2019

Following a dispute over working conditions and pay, airline, airport and air traffic control staff staged a 24 hour walkout that caused a half of the flights to and from Italy to cancel. Milan and Rome airports are the worst affected by the strike action. Besides the working conditions and pay dispute the strike is also partly a protest against failure to decide on the future of Alitalia which has been in administration for over two years as successive governments struggle to agree on a buyer. Alitalia is facing another, smaller, strike in June 2019.

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For more information, please contact Sanne van der Gaag or Sjaak van der Velden, De Burcht (Scientific Bureau for the Dutch Trade Union Movement) sannevandergaag@deburcht.org or the Head of communications at the ETUI, Steve Coulter scoulter@etui.org. For previous full issues of the Collective bargaining newsletter please visit www.etui.org/E-Newsletters/Collective-bargaining-newsletter or consult the archive with all articles in our database at www.cbnarchive.eu. You may find further information on the ETUI at www.etui.org.


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