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

Coveney's campaign manager: We didn’t expect level of support for Varadkar

Government: It is not compulsory to have public services card

Man arrested in connection with homophobic graffiti on Dublin gay bar 'The George'

Today is the two-year anniversary of the Irish yes vote on gay marriage


Today's Stories

Guinness World Records not keen on Robbie Keane’s goalscoring exploits

Even locals are refused planning in Kerry

Electronic tag was left on dead inmate

230 ‘gender recognition certificates’ issued since 2015

Lifestyle

Hugh Cornwell says music needs something to lash out against

Pre-eclampsia - the condition that kills 100,000 pregnant women and 500,000 babies every year globally

Gorse fires wreaking havoc on forgotten plants and animals

Outdoor cooking appliance for every budget this summer

More From The Irish Examiner