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Announcement from Aegean and Olympic Air regarding CAA strike on 28 February

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26 Φεβρουαρίου 2024 / 13:18

CORFU. All passengers holding tickets for affected flights can make changes without incurring the cost of reissue and fare difference.

Greek airports will be operate with emergency personnel on Wednesday, February 28, as air traffic controllers have decided to participate in the 24-hour strike announced by ADEDY.

If the controllers' strike takes place and the Hellenic Civil Aviation Authority does not challenge the strike, no flights to or from Greek airports will operat on that day.

As a result, there will be a cancellation or consolidation of all commercial flights in Greece.

The strike, declared by ADEDY, also applies to and targets employees of the Hellenic Civil Aviation Authority.

 

Those taking part:

  • Federation of HCAA Unions,
  • Air Traffic Safety Electronic Engineers Union
  • Greek Air Traffic Controllers Union

During the ADEDY strike on Wednesday, February 28, from 00:01 to 23:59, Security Personnel and Minimum Guaranteed Service personnel are designated, the personnel of the 24-hour shift and the personnel of the OFE, according to the work schedule, which numerically exceeds 33.3% of the staff and which will secure/be employed for the execution of one-third of the usual work, i.e., 100% of flights falling within the Athens FIR, VIP flights, flights of the Military Aviation participating in operational missions and scheduled exercises, flights of aircraft facing unusual situations or in emergency situations, hospital flights, humanitarian aid flights, search and rescue flights.

 

 

 

Those taking part:

  • Federation of HCAA Unions,
  • Air Traffic Safety Electronic Engineers Union
  • Greek Air Traffic Controllers Union

During the ADEDY strike on Wednesday, February 28, from 00:01 to 23:59, Security Personnel and Minimum Guaranteed Service personnel are designated, the personnel of the 24-hour shift and the personnel of the OFE, according to the work schedule, which numerically exceeds 33.3% of the staff and which will secure/be employed for the execution of one-third of the usual work, i.e., 100% of flights falling within the Athens FIR, VIP flights, flights of the Military Aviation participating in operational missions and scheduled exercises, flights of aircraft facing unusual situations or in emergency situations, hospital flights, humanitarian aid flights, search and rescue flights.

Ticket Changes

Aegean and Olympic Air inform the traveling public that following an announcement by the Hellenic Air Traffic Controllers Association regarding their participation in the 24-hour general strike called by ADEDY, on Wednesday, February 28, and until the Hellenic Civil Aviation Authority, responsible for issuing the relevant NOTAM, gives information about the cancellation of flights, all passengers holding tickets for affected flights can make changes without incurring the cost of reissue and fare difference.

For more information, passengers are kindly requested to visit the Aegean website at www.aegeanair.com and the Olympic Air website at www.olympicair.com, or contact the following phone numbers:

For Aegean: 801 1120000 (from landline), 210 6261000 (from mobile)

For Olympic Air: 801 801 0101 (from landline), 210 3550500 (from mobile)

CHRISTINA GEREKOU