Ryanair’s German pilots, represented by the Vereinigung Cockpit (VC) union, have called for a 24-hour strike Aug. 10, becoming the latest European pilot union to announce strike action. The Irish LCC said it will cancel around 250 flights to and from Germany on top of around 150 that have already been canceled because of strikes in Sweden, Ireland and Belgium. According to Ryanair chief marketing officer Kenny Jacobs, Ryanair will operate around 85% of services on Friday. The airline ...

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