Traffic controllers strike impacts northwest flight

Over 20,000 airline passengers will have their travel plans disrupted this (Wednesday) afternoon due to a four-hour strike by air traffic controllers.

The stoppage between 2pm and 6pm will cause the cancellation of up to 150 flights at Cork, Dublin and Shannon. There is some disruption to flights in and out of the Northwest.

A the Donegal Airport flight RE 207 Dublin to Donegal and flight RE 206 Donegal to Dublin have been cancelled.

While at the City of Derry Airport delays are expected on the RE 287 Dublin to Derry and the RE 288 Derry to Dublin flights.

Those due to or from Derry should check HERE while those intending to travel to or from Donegal Airport should first check HERE