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Travellers Warned of Potential Disruption Ahead of Azores Strikes

Last update: 31st May, 2017

The British Foreign and Commonwealth Office have warned travellers travelling to or from the Azores of potential flight disruption.

The warning comes ahead of strike action being taken by the cabin crew of Azores Airlines and SATA Air Azores.

The strike is planned to be held across June 1st and June 2nd.

Disruption to flights may occur as a result.

The FCO have advised travellers: “If you’re planning to travel during this period, contact your airline or tour operator for further information.”

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