All-Causes Delay to Air Transport in Europe for March 2019

26 April 2019

In March 2019, traffic increased by 1.5% compared to March 2018. There were en-route delays in Karlsruhe UAC, as well as ATC staffing issues in Brussels and Vienna ACCs. 

ATC industrial action occurred in Brussels from 19 to 28 March, there was also ATC industrial action in France on 19 March. 

Strong winds and low visibility affected operations particularly at Amsterdam Schiphol and to a lesser extent at London Heathrow.

Madrid Barajas also experienced some delays following single runway operations due to work in progress.