Source Pravda.Ru

Strike of air controllers in European countries necessitates changes in flights schedule of Moscow airports

The strike of air controllers in a number of European countries necessitated changes and delays of international flights at Moscow airports.

As the shift chief of Domodedovo airport told RIA Novosti on Wednesday, in connection with the action of protest flight 281 Moscow-Salonika was delayed. But other flights were not postponed.

RIA Novosti was told in the information service of Sheremetyevo-2 airport that in connection with the strikes two flights of the Aeroflot and Air-France companies had been put off.

The shift chief of Moscow's Vnukovo airport noted that the strikes in the European states had not affected the schedules of flights. "We have 12 international flights today, and all the aircraft will leave according to schedule," he emphasized.

The strike of air controllers in a number of European countries threatens with considerable troubles on the international airlines of Europe on Wednesday.