Tuesday 17 September, 2019

Pilot strike affects British Airways flights to and from Barbados

Barbados has been affected by the British Airways pilot strike.

It's now day two of cancelled BA flights to and from the island.

loopcayman British Airways flights cancelled between Barbados-London

BA pilots who are members of the British Airline Pilots Association (BALPA) walked out for the second day in a 48-hour strike. According to independent.co.uk, the strike is over pay and 'it's the biggest walkout in the airline's history, with almost all flights cancelled from Heathrow and Gatwick.'

British Airways flies between Barbados-Grantley Adams International Airport and London-Gatwick. 

Those flights were cancelled yesterday (Sept 9) and again today (Sept 10).

Today's flight, BA2155 was scheduled to depart Gatwick from Terminal S at 11.25am and arrive in Barbados at 3.05pm this evening. And flight BA2154 was scheduled to depart at 5.10pm today and arrive at Gatwick at 6.20am on Wednesday, September 11.

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