Aer Lingus flights delayed for three hours over French strike

Aer Lingus is experiencing delays of over three hours on some of its flights out of Dublin Airport this morning due to a strike by French air traffic controllers.

Any flight travelling to France, or over French airspace, has to be re-routed causing significant delays.

Ryanair has cancelled 26 flights to and from France.

Passengers travelling to France, Spain, Italy or Portugal over the coming days are advised to contact their airlines.

Email Updates

Receive our lunchtime briefing straight to your inbox

More in this Section

Howlin: Coveney and Varadker using FG leadership race to 'drag country further to the right'

Woman airlifted to hospital following serious collision

Security tight as A-list guests arrive for Rory McIlroy wedding

Simon Harris: No Plan B if St Vincent's pull plug on maternity hospital plans


Today's Stories

Three incidents in two weeks involving drones at Cork Airport

Call for campaign to tackle alcohol in pregnancy

Leo Varadkar’s pension plan for ‘second class sector’

After raising €4m cystic fibrosis charity says it needs no more money

Lifestyle

What to watch this week

Valberg is a hidden gem with skiing for all the family

Restaurant review: Cirillo’s, 140 Baggot Street, Dublin 2

Take a stroll through Ireland's heritage gardens

More From The Irish Examiner