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French Air Traffic grounds hundreds of flights

By Phil Davies www.travelweekly.co.uk

Hundreds of flights have been grounded while others face major delays today due to the start of a strike by French air traffic controllers.

Further action is planned between April 16-18 and April 29-May 2.

Ryanair has cancelled more than 250 flights and easyJet 118 as a result of today’s walkout.

A number of British Airways services to and from France are also affected with a warning of “significant delays” to other short-haul services today and tomorrow.

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