Air navigation and controllers across France have begun strike action today in a move that will see disruption of the country’s airspace for the remainder of the week.
The National Union of Autonomous Trade Unions filed a strike notice to take place between Tuesday, June 24 and Sunday, June 29, 2014.
The Directorate General of Civil Aviation (DGCA) has said that three-quarters of flights through the country would be operational on average.
Flights to southern France, Spain, Portugal, Morocco, Tunisia and Algeria, from the Paris are expected to be less affected.
The body has also asked airlines to reduce flights to the airports of Lyon, Marseille, Toulouse and Bordeaux by 20%.
All passengers have been asked to contact their airline directly for further information.