Travel CHAOS as British tourists MISS flights as security strike at Barcelona airport
Staff at El Prat airport were working to rule and deliberately taking the maximum of ten minutes to pass each passenger through security.
The industrial action during peak holiday season has caused around 1,000 people to miss flights at the airport in the past few days, airline bosses said.
Around 350 staff from the private firm Eulen Seguridad work at the airport controlling queues, operating scanners and searching passengers.
They want increased staffing levels and improved working conditions, saying they are stressed and work up to 16 hours a day.
Mediation between the workers and their... read more
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