if you are travelling over Easter, do not need expected this year only on the road with traffic jam. In several countries, airport workers threaten to strike. The result: the European air traffic could strongly be upset.

Large is the uncertainty for travelers with destination Spain. Currently, the security staff are on strike already at the international airport of Madrid Barajas. A pilot strike of the Regional Airline Air Nostrum, which flies for Iberia, was finished on Tuesday, although prematurely. Starting on Saturday for more work, but risk stoppages. The two unions, USO and UGT announced that tens of thousands of staff of the ground staff don’t appear to be from Easter Saturday to work. They are demanding better pay and working conditions.

risk for 32’500 flights – also from Switzerland

If the strike should take place, the consequences would be immense. 32’500 flights are potentially affected by the strike. You could be delayed or in the worst case. Also from the airports in Zurich and Basel.

From Easter Saturday until Easter Monday, a total of 114 flights from and to Spain on the flight plan, the information provided by the Airline to the VIEW request, and in the case of the Swiss. Possible strike to follow the Swiss can’t estimate at this point in time.

Currently has no knowledge of strikes in Spain, the operations control center of the airport in Kloten ZH. The same applies to the Basel airport. How and whether a Swiss traveler from the strike, should it take place because, in fact, affected, is currently difficult to assess. Also because the consequences depend on where the aircraft are stationed.

Also in Hamburg, a strike

threatened in General, the Zurich airport is expected for the Easter weekend is high, as in many cantons, the spring holidays are beginning. “Passengers, we recommend to plan the flight well,” said a spokeswoman. Part of this is that travelers check in at home and Luggage print labels. Nevertheless, you should also arrive early at the airport at least two hours before departure, when travelling to the United States.

In Hamburg, threatened over Easter also air traffic turmoil. Here, too, the ground staff requires more payroll. The trade Union Verdi is serious, has shown a warning strike in March, with more than 50 cancelled flights and Thousands Affected. On Easter weekend, the consequences would be even greater. However, shortly before the strike start, the parties to the dispute have agreed – the Chaos at the airport of Fuhlsbüttel is averted.

luck Ireland travelers. In the last Minute there is a strike of the regional airline Stobart Air could be avoided.