x Abu Dhabi, UAESaturday 22 July 2017

BA cancels UAE flights

British Airways cancels a number of its flights to and from the United Arab Emirates following a cabin crew strike.

British Airways has cancelled a number of its flights to and from the UAE because of a cabin crew strike. The action, by the union Unite, means the BA105 from Heathrow to Dubai, due to depart at 8.40pm, will not fly tomorrow, Sunday or Monday. BA104 from Dubai to Heathrow, due to leave at 11am, will not fly on Monday, although it remains scheduled to depart as normal tomorrow and Sunday. Other flights remain unaffected, although BA has said they may operate with reduced cabin crew. * The National staff