30% of Thursday's flights at Paris Orly Airport to be canceled over strikes

30% of Thursday
# 15 February 2023 03:41 (UTC +04:00)

Every third flight at Paris Orly Airport will be canceled on Thursday due to strike actions against the controversial reform, French broadcaster said on Tuesday, citing the airport's administration, APA reports citing Sputnik.

According to the report, the administration of Paris Orly Airport has asked air carriers to cancel 30% of flights on Thursday because of the mobilization of air traffic controllers against the pension reform.

The French Directorate General for Civil Aviation (DGAC) has also asked air carriers to cancel some 20% of flights at the airports of Toulouse, Marseille, Lyon, Montpellier, and Nantes, the report said.