Ryanair 'bonus scheme' for pilots in bid to resolve crisis

New letter to pilots as 48 flights daily cancelled in Europe

19th September, 2017
Michael O'Leary poses with Ryanair pilots.

Ryanair is introducing a new “bonus scheme” for pilots in a desperate attempt to retain pilots and convince existing ones to work additional days.

Ryanair is cancelling an average of 48 flights daily across Europe - including between four and six flights into and out of Dublin airport - to deal with its pilot crisis.

The airline claims the cancellations are because it has “messed up” the allocation of holidays for pilots. It has...

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