strikes - Heathrow Airport Information


October 17, 2018, 8:32 am
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January BA Strike to cause minimal disruption

This January the industrial action by BA cabin crew based at Heathrow will go ahead on the 10th and 11th.

According to the latest information from the airline, Gatwick and London City are unaffected while a reduced number of flights at Heathrow will result in passengers being moved onto earlier or later flights.

If you […]

Lufthansa flights cancelled by strikes

A 24 hour strike by Lufthansa cabin crew has affected Lufthansa flights from London Heathrow Airport.

Lufthansa’s website has a full list of cancelled flights.

Ensure you check your flight before travelling to the airport.

If trying to contact Lufthansa customer service on their telephone 0871 945 9747 – please expect some difficulty getting through.


Strikes highlight benefits of ePassports

Wednesdays walk out by workers guarding the UK’s borders highlights a benefit of owning a new biometric ePassport.

The passports contain a small chip that can be read by automatic border gates. A camera at the gates takes images of the passport holder, and analyses their face to match it to the passport photo. If […]

30th November Border Agency Strikes

With public sector workers due to strike in the UK on Wednesday, Airports and Airlines will try to minimise disruption.

Heathrow will be affected as border control staff walk out over pensions. With limited staff to man the borders, the flow of people through security and passport control at Heathrow will be restricted. While the […]

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