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Strikes in 2012

January 13, 2012
Airport and airline staff, 24 hours from 12 noon to 4 p.m.

January 23, 2012
National taxi stoppage from 8 a.m. to 10 p.m.

January 27, 2012
Alitalia and Meridiana flight attendants, 24 hours.
Local public transportation for 24 hours, with service assured during rush hours. (Previously posted as Jan. 20)
Rome Fiumicino and Ciampino airport staff from 1.30 to 5.30 p.m.
General transportation strike: airlines 24 hours, trains 24 hours starting at 9 p.m. the 26th, local public transportation with service assured during rush hours, ship service.

February 13, 2012
Air France/KLM staff at Milan Malpensa airport, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.

February 24, 2012
Alitalia ground personnel and Rome airport staff, from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.
Airline and airport staff (another union?), 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Changed from 24 hours following government intervention.

March 1, 2012
Transportation general strike: trains 2-6 p.m., public transportation 4 hours determined locally, sea travel delayed 4 hours. There has been government intervention on the plane strike scheduled 10 a.m.-2 p.m.

March 14, 2012
Local transportation strike: 4 hours determined in each city.

March 16, 2012
Meridiana Fly pilots and flight attendants, 24 hours.

March 27, 2012
Airport staff of Milan Malpensa and Linate airports, 11 a.m. to 3 p.m.

March 29, 2012
Tirrenia maritime personnel, from 4 p.m. March 29 to 4 p.m. March 30

April 13, 2012
A strike of Milan airport personnel from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. has had a government intervention against it.

April 19, 2012
Maritime personnel, 4 hours to be determined.

April 20, 2012
Local public transportation, all day, with exceptions during rush hour determined locally.

April 22, 2012 (changed from April 1)
Trenitalia train strike for 24 hours, starting at 9 p.m. April 21. Sunday strikes (called by one union) generally have little effect.
Another union has called a strike for that day, 4 hours to be announced,.

April 23, 2012 (changed from May 8)
Alitalia Cityliner pilots from noon to 4 p.m.

May 4, 2012
Milan airport personnel, 24 hours.

May 8, 2012
Meridiana Fly flight attendants, from noon to 4 p.m. There has been a government intervention against this strike. See June 6, 2012.

May 13, 2012
Tirrenia maritime personnel, times to be announced. (Changed from April 29)

June 4, 2012
National transportation strike (rail, public transport, sea) 4 hours to be announced.

June 6, 2012
Meridiana flight attendants 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.

June 22, 2012
Milan airport staff, 24 hours. Government intervention on this limited to Naples flights?
Meridiana Fly flight attendants, except for flights to Emilia-Romagna.
National transportation strike: 24 hours starting at 9 p.m. the 21st for trains (Trenitalia and Trenord), local public transportation with rush hour exceptions determined locally, maritime for 24 hours starting at 8 a.m. June 22. Train strike reported very limited participation.

July 5, 2012
Milan airport staff, 24 hours
Meridiana Fly flight attendants, 24 hours

July 6, 2012
Flightcare Italia staff at Rome Fiumicino airport.

July 8-13, 2012
Cargo transportation strike (possible effect on gas stations), from 10 p.m. July 7 to July 13.

July 18, 2012
Meridiana Fly flight attendants, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.
Flightcare Italia staff at Rome Fiumicino airport, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.

July 20, 2012
Complementary staff to rail service, 24 hours starting at 9 p.m. July 19
Local public transportation, 4 hours determined locally.

Oct. 2, 2012
Local public transportation, 24 hours with rush hour exceptions determined locally changed from Sept. 21.
Support services for rail service, one shift in the 24 hours starting at 9 p.m. Oct. 1 . This is sleeping-car attendants, cleaners, and food service workers; it did not prevent train operations.

Oct. 14, 2012
Trenitalia and Trenord engineers, 24 hours starting at 9 p.m. the 13th. Other rail transportation agencies, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Expect limited impact for this Sunday strike. Reportedly over 90% of the long-haul trains operated normally.

Oct. 26, 2012
Alitalia personnel from 1 to 5 p.m.
Airport staff from 1 to 5 p.m.

Nov. 6, 2012
Meridiana Fly flight attendants, 24 hours.

Nov. 14, 2012
General strike: Air travel, 10 a.m.-2 p.m.; rail and support activity, 2-6 p.m.;maritime travel delayed 4 hours; road cargo and safety, last 4 hours of the shift. The flooded areas of the Tuscan coast are excluded.

Nov. 19, 2012
Milan airport staff, 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.

Nov. 29, 2012
Local public transportation: all day with rush hour exceptions (could be in conflict with the Dec. 14 strike; watch for government intervention). Late announcement: strike happening only in certain cities, not Rome.

Nov. 30, 2012
General strike: air travel, rail support, sea transport to lesser islands, 24 hours.
Air travel and airport staff, 24 hours.
Rail travel 24 hours starting at 9 p.m. the 29th. Trenitalia promises full service on national trains.
Sea connections with main islands 24 hours starting at 8 a.m. the 30th.

Alitalia, 24 hours.

Dec. 5, 2012
Harbor personnel, all day.

Dec. 12, 2012
Meridiana Fly flying personnel, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., except at Rome Fiumicino airport, 10 to 12 only.

Dec. 12-14, 2012
Fuel station strike.

Dec. 14, 2012
Local public transportation, 24 hours with rush hour exceptions determined locally. Rescheduled from Nov. 16. Government intervention to exclude Naples, where a strike was called for Dec. 15.
Air Vallee, 5 p.m. to 9 p.m.

Dec. 17, 2012
Techno Sky (air traffic control infrastructure) from 1 to 5 p.m., and no overtime all day.

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