Ryanair has called on the European Commission and European Parliament to either ban air traffic control (ATC) strikes, or allow other providers to step in and maintain service. In a statement issued on Jan. 25, Ryanair demanded European authorities to take “immediate action” over a French ATC strike planned from 1900 on Jan. 25 until 0600 on Jan. 27. Ryanair said this is the 40th French ATC strike since 2009 and added that the action will cancel thousands of flights and disrupt ...

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