Ouagadougou airport strike
Burkina Faso strike
12 April 2016 Ground staff for Comair threaten un-ended strike action starting tomorrow. Comair, British Airways subsidiary and also codeshares with Air France. Comair state they will have a contingency plan in place. Be prepared for a hassle.
Update:-27 February 2016 Flights should be back to normal today, atc strike over with.
Update strike extended till midnight of the 25th. Presidential election tomorrow.
Friday 19 February 2016 Niamey air traffic control strike from 1pm today till
Monday 22 February, 2016 9pm.
Will effect flights from Ouagadougou.
Diori Hamani International Airport flights:-
Afriqiyah - Tripoli
Air Cote d’Ivoire - Abidjan
Air Algerie - Algiers
Air Burkina - Ouagadougou
Air France - Paris Charles de Gaulle (arriving in CDG, you just might squeak by a go slow by French passport control)
ASKY Airlines - Addis Ababa, Lome and Ouagadougou
Ethiopian Airlines - Addis Ababa and Ouagadougou
Royal Air Maroc - Casablanca
Senegal Airlines - Bamako, Dakar and Ouagadougou
Old strikes effecting Ouagadougou Airport passengers in 2014
Air traffic controllers threaten sit in on June 25 and 26, 2014.
Last year 2014 industrial actions
July, 12, 2013 Burkina Faso all airports and airfields are closed due to a strike by firemen or state housing or a golf course. Strike is to last for 48 hours.
Flights to Paris, Charles de Gaulle and Orly airports cancelled. Air Burkina hit hard by this strike. Brussels Airline.
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Airlines and destinations that could be effected by any industrial dispute at Ouagadougou Airport
Air Algérie - Algiers
Air Burkina - Abidjan, Accra, Bamako, Bobo-Dioulasso, Cotonou, Dakar, Libreville, Lomé, Niamey, Paris-Orly
Air Côte d’Ivoire - Abidjan
Air France - Paris-Charles de Gaulle, Niamey
Air Mali - Bamako
Arik Air - Bamako, Cotonou, Lagos
ASKY Airlines - Lomé, Niamey
Brussels Airlines - Brussels
Ethiopian Airlines - Abidjan, Addis Ababa
Gambia Bird - Bamako, Banjul, Dakar
Kenya Airways - Nairobi-Jomo Kenyatta
Royal Air Maroc - Casablanca, Niamey
Sénégal Airlines - Bamako, Dakar, Niamey
Tunisair - Tunis
Turkish Airlines - Istanbul-Atatürk
Westair Benin - Abuja, Cotonou, Niamey
Ouagadougou Airport Strike