Ryanair said it has signed a formal union recognition agreement with the British Airline Pilots Association (BALPA) making it the sole representative body for Ryanair-employed pilots in the UK, where 25% of its pilots and fleet are based. Dublin-based Ryanair has been fighting to head off an employee-relations crisis since a pilot-rostering mix-up led to a wave of flight cancellations and disruptions starting in September. These incidents highlighted long-running tensions within the ...

Subscribe to Access this Entire Article

"Ryanair, BALPA sign union recognition agreement " is part of ATW Plus, our online premium membership. Subscribing will provide you access to exclusive news, carefully researched airline financial, fleet and traffic data, plus the option to receive our popular, award-winning print magazine. To learn more, click here. If viewing via ATW Mobile, please login and click "Read web article" to view fully. Questions? ATWPlus@penton.com.

Already registered? here.