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Ground staff at working for Air France at French airports are due to strike on Saturday 2 August at the height of the holiday season. The largest union at the national airline has issued a strike call to oppose subcontracting work.
The CGT union, which has most support at Air France, has issued notice of a strike of ground personnel at Paris’s Charles De Gaulle, Orly and all other French airports as from 1.00am on 2 August.
The union has called for a demonstration at Charles De Gaulle airport at 11.00am to “protect local jobs” and “against subcontracting”.