IFALPA supports assistance to Ryanair pilots

The International Federation of Air Line Pilots´ Associations (IFALPA) supports the decision made by the Air Line Pilots Association, Int´l (ALPA-I) to provide financial, logistical and staff support for the recent unionization efforts by pilots at Europe´s Ryanair, the association said.

The Federation will continue to support its Member Associations´ efforts in providing help to the Ryanair pilots in their struggle to gain direct employment and collectively bargain improvements to their wages and working conditions at Ryanair.

The International Federation of Air Line Pilots´ Associations represents more than 100,000 pilots in nearly 100 countries around the globe. The mission of IFALPA is to promote the highest level of aviation safety worldwide and to be the global advocate of the piloting profession; providing representation, services and support to both our members and the aviation industry.