9 August, 2018 Rail strike causing problems still for airport route AllAfrica
Last year 2017 issues
Wednesday 4 October, 2017 Heads up, South African Airways unions threaten strike. Issue over pay. Follow along with us SAA Strike
(Update:-Friday 6 October Deal has been made, you are good to go. This airline has financial problems, choose another airline if you can)
June 21, 2016 You should be aware your travel plans could be put in disarray due to aviation strikes.
British Airways franchise - South Africa
12 April 2016 Comair ground staff strike Wednesday 13 April, 2016 starting 4:40 pm till issue is resolved. Comair will have a contingency plan in place at Or Tambo Airport.
Old strikes from 2015
23 September 2015 Delays of 1 - 1 1/2 hours due to baggage handler strike at Or Tambo today. Strike effecting South African Airways flights. Two flights left without luggage.
August 25, 2013 Or Tambo airport back in the news today. Starting tomorrow, 6am, South African airport workers and refuellers will strike. Only a matter of time before flights will be delayed. Call them. We will be updating as the days go on. SAA Strike. Workers have been told to not demonstrate on airport property. (Still nothing to stop them blocking airport roads)
July, 27, 2013 Or Tambo Airport maybe hit by as strike by South African Airways union workers starting tonight at midnight.
Travel Industrial Action strike this week 2017
South Africa Airport Strike
Or Tambo Airport Strike