Pilots at UK leisure carrier Thomas Cook Airlines are to strike for 12 hours on Sept. 8 over a pay dispute. The airline said it expects to operate all services as normal. The British Airline Pilots’ Association (BALPA) authorized the strike following a ballot in which 91% of pilots voted to take action; turnout was 88%. BALPA said the decision to take strike action—which will last from 3 a.m. to 3 p.m. BST—followed nearly eight months of negotiations over a pay raise that ...

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