first_imgPassengers may find themselves struggling to catch a cab from Melbourne Airport today, with a new round of blockades preventing taxis for reaching travellers.Taxi strikes at the airport commenced in May this year after Melbourne Airport announced the removal of the ‘short-fare queue’.Continuing the protest, the group of 60 plus drivers have planned two strikes for today, with the first commencing at 8.00am and the second one due to commence at 6.00pm, The Sydney Morning Herald reported.”We request all the drivers to stand up for the justice,” protestors said this morning.A small group of police and airport management helped redirect drivers out of the taxi holding areas and into taxi ranks to waiting passengers this morning.Source = e-Travel Blackboard: NJ Blockade preventing taxis frompicking up passengers.last_img read more