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Portugal and Spain strike action - Potential flights impact

Strike action by fuel tank drivers in Portugal and airport workers throughout Spain may affect flights to and from Portugal and Spain over the Easter period.

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Be EGGstra prepared if you are travelling this Easter

Travelling during popular times, such as the Easter period, can be busier and more stressful than usual. Following some recent disruptions to air and sea travel, The Consumer Council has put together some tips to help your Easter break go as smoothly as possible.

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Affected by Ryanair cancelled flights? Know your rights

As the statutory body representing air passengers flying in and out of Northern Ireland, The Consumer Council is providing advice to those impacted by Ryanair’s decision to cancel flights.

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The Consumer Council advice for Flybe customers following further cancellations

The Consumer Council is advising Flybe customers on their passenger rights, following the announcement of further cancellations of flights in and out of George Best Belfast City Airport on Friday 5 April 2019.

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The Consumer Council advice for P&O Ferries passengers following fire

Following the fire on-board P&O Ferries on 31 March 2019, which continues to affect sailings between Larne and Cairnyan, The Consumer Council is advising travellers of their passenger rights. 

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The Consumer Council advice for Flybe customers following cancellations

The Consumer Council is advising Flybe customers on their passenger rights, following the cancellation of flights in and out of George Best Belfast City Airport on Wednesday 3 April 2019.

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Advice for WOW Air customers following collapse

The Consumer Council is advising Wow Air customers on their rights, following the announcement on Thursday 28 March that the airline has ceased operation and all flights have been cancelled.

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Flying with Flybe… Check your hand luggage allowance before travelling

The Consumer Council is advising passengers to check their hand luggage before taking off, following a number of enquiries.

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Are you getting the best value ticket?

Translink customers should consider alternative ticket options following fare increase

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Consumer Council advice on the grounding of Boeing 737 MAX 8 Planes

Richard Williams, Head of Transport at The Consumer Council said, “Following the tragic accident of Ethiopian Airlines flight ET302, Boeing 737 MAX 8, both the UK Civil Aviation Authority (CAA) and Irish Aviation Authority (IAA) have temporarily suspended Boeing 737 Max aircraft in their airspace.