From Flight International Blog (23JAN07)
You couldn't make it up - Airbus A380 grounded by French civil service strike
Unfortunately for Airbus, the US denizens of the darker Francophobic corners of the web are going to be in near-ecstasy over this one...
The first media flight of the A380, due to take place from Toulouse early next month, has had to be rescheduled. The reason: the French civil service is going on strike.