Members of the union representing Ryanair’s UK-based pilots voted to conduct two strikes in late August and early September. The British Airline Pilots Association (BALPA) members voted 80% in favor of the strike actions, for Aug. 22-23 and Sept. 2-4. There was a 72% turnout. The Irish LCC, however, said less than 50% of its UK pilots are BALPA members and of those, 57% had voted in favor of industrial action. “This is less than 30% of Ryanair’s UK pilots,” the ...

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