UK Border Force Industrial Action

The UK Border Force (UKBF) is taking industrial action for 24 hours from 00.01 on Thursday 10 May. During the planned strike, airports across the UK will be working closely with UKBF to ensure that any disruption is kept to a minimum, however, some arriving passengers may experience delays at the Border.

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Darren Caplan, Chief Executive of the Airport Operators Association, is avaliable for comment. For further information, please contact Luke Law on 07827 931480 or

About the Airport Operators Association

  • Who we are: The Airport Operators Association (AOA) is the trade association that represents UK airports.
  • What we do: Our mission is to see UK airports grow sustainably. We represent the views of UK airports to Government, Parliament and Regulators to secure policy outcomes that help deliver our mission.
  • Who we represent: 70 UK airports. For more, see