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Sweden: Ryanair pilot strike on August 10

Sweden-based Ryanair pilots to strike August 10; confirm flight reservations

01 Aug 11:37 AM UTC
TIMEFRAME expected from 8/1/2018, 12:00 AM until 8/11/2018, 11:59 PM (Europe/Stockholm). COUNTRY/REGION Sweden

Event

Ryanair pilots based in Sweden are set to hold a 24-hour strike on Friday, August 10. Flight delays and cancelations are possible, along with residual disruptions on August 11. Further related strikes are expected in the coming weeks elsewhere Europe.

Context

As a reminder, Ireland-based pilots are also set to hold a strike on August 3 and Dutch employees have voted to strike as well. Strikes by Ryanair employees have taken place in recent weeks in Italy, Spain, Portugal, and Belgium.

Advice

Travelers are advised to confirm the status of their flights prior to departure for the airport and to contact the airline for more information.

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