Another night of disruption at Brussels Airport

epa07366057 The empty arrivals hall during the national strike at Zaventem international airport in Zaventem near Brussels, Belgium, 13 February 2019. Belgian airspace is closed since February 12, 10pm and will remain closed for 24 hours. All flights (departure and arrival) are cancelled. EPA-EFE/STEPHANIE LECOCQ

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Once more, on Friday night the airspace above Belgium was closed again, for at least three hours, because of a lack of air traffic controllers.

Airspace has been closed several times in recent weeks due to a lack of available controllers. Staff are protesting against a lack of organisation and an overbearing workload.

No planes were able to land or leave between 1:30 AM and 4:30 AM. Airspace has been closed several times in recent weeks due to a lack of available controllers. Staff are protesting against a lack of organisation and an overbearing workload.

Via The Brussels Times

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