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Italy flights disrupted by air traffic control strike

Milan's Malpensa International Airport.
Milan’s Malpensa International Airport. Image by Malpensa International Airport / CC BY-SA 2.0

Flights to and from Italy and ones that pass through Italian airspace will be affected by an air traffic control strike, due to take place on Friday between one pm and five pm local time, at airports in Milan, Rome and Brindisi. Airlines, including British Airways and Easyjet, have been forced to cancel and reschedule flights. Read more: travelweekly.co.uk