Summer airport chaos ahead as workers promise to strike next week over ‘unacceptable’ risk to passengers
- Airports could see more disruptions after firefighters plan to strike this Friday
- The aviation firefighter union says that Airservices are putting passengers at risk
- The union has spent the past 12 months negotiating for better pay and more staff
Passengers flying in, out or around Australia next Friday have been warned to expect delays and cancellations as airport firefighters working at all major destinations gear up for a four-hour strike.
Airport firefighters have been in negotiations with Airservices Australia for the past 12 months, with the aviation branch of the United Firefighters Union calling for more staff, better pay and a safer…