Possible Airfreight delays

TWU (Transport Workers Union) of impending industrial action for 24 hrs next week across Australia.
The action is part of unresolved EBA negotiations.

The schedule of AaE international cargo handling ports impacted are:

  • Brisbane 19.00 Wed 17/11/10 to 19.00 Thu 18/11/10
  • Sydney 23.00 Wed 17/11/10 to 23.00 Thu 18/11/10
  • Canberra 05.00 Thu 18/11/10 to 05.00 Fri 19/11/10
  • Melbourne 19.00 Wed 17/11/10 to 19.00 Wed 18/11/10
  • Adelaide 12.00 (midday) Wed 17/11/10 to 12.00 Thu 18/11/10
  • Darwin 18.00 Wed 17/11/10 to 18.00 Thu 18/11/10
  • Perth 03.00 Wed 17/11/10 to 03.00 Thu 18/11/10

The international ports of Cairns and Hobart will not be impacted by this action.

The AaE international clerical and management staff will continue to be working during this period of industrial action.

AaE are currently considering the contingency plan(s) to minimise disruption to customers and other stakeholders, with further communication to be provided.