The no-frills carrier said in a statement that 30,000 customers were likely to be affected, calling the strike “unnecessary”.
Ryanair Pre-Cancels Under 190 Of 2,400 (8%) Scheduled Flights On Fri 28th Sept: https://t.co/yErvVaCLgm
— Ryanair (@Ryanair) September 25, 2018
In a statement the company said that “all affected customers have received emails and text SMS messages this morning advising them of their flight cancellation 3 days in advance.”
It continued: “Ryanair sincerely regrets these unnecessary customer disruptions, which have been called by unions at the behest of competitor airline employees”.
The budget airline added that the cancellations represented only 8 percent of its scheduled flights that day.
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