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Ryanair Strike

Around 100 Ryanair pilots from the airline’s Dublin base have announced a strike for Thursday July 12, to last for 24 hours, and cabin crew from elsewhere around Europe are threatening to do the same.

There’s been a long-running feud between staff and management at the Irish carrier, and the last time strikes were threatened was just before Christmas in 2017. CEO Michael O’Leary narrowly averted them by finally agreeing to recognise unions for the first time in Ryanair's 34-year history. But employees are claiming there’s been little in the way of actual progress since then, and are pushing for more rights.

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