Strikes are usually planned, this was one of them, try signing up for ombudsman e-mails, they may keep you up to date on what is going on. This one is a continuation of the one before, today rather than being in front of the base, this one was in Rome.
Here is her contact info: She is pretty handy to have in contact, that is sort of her job, to be go to woman for anything, and she does a good job at letting you know what is going on around and on base.
NCTS Ombudsman <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Mrs. Faye Schultz
NCTS Ombudsman, Naples, Italy
Ombudsman Cell: 334-671-0329