Air traffic controllers based at Dundee Airport and several other Scottish sites have rejected the latest pay offer in a long-running dispute with management.
Flights cancelled as air traffic controller strike hits Dundee Airport on third day of industrial action
Dundee Airport was forced to cancel flights yesterday as it became the sixth Scottish centre to be caught up in industrial action that is expected to disrupt the travel plans of up to 5,000 passengers.
Dundee Airport will be closed on Tuesday because of a strike by air traffic controllers.
Leaders of public sector workers have angrily attacked reports of a pay rise for teachers, police officers and other employees as a “last- gasp” attempt to curry favour with an austerity hit workforce.
Air traffic controllers at six regional airports in Scotland are to resume industrial action after a revised pay deal was rejected.
The new multibillion-pound Hinkley Point C nuclear power station has reached its biggest milestone with completion of the base for the first reactor.
Air traffic controllers at regional airports including Dundee are suspending industrial action pending a ballot on a new pay offer.
Industrial action that was due to ground all flights at Dundee airport on June 12 has been called off.
Dundee Airport will again be at a standstill as a second day of strike action has been announced.
Flights to and from Dundee could be grounded in April after air traffic controllers voted to take industrial action in a dispute over pay.