FRANKFURT and PARIS—Ryanair is facing its first-ever pilot strike after German pilot union Vereinigung Cockpit (VC) called for a four-hour walk-out Dec. 22.    VC wants all of the airline’s full-time pilots based in Germany to go on strike starting at 5.00 a.m. local time on Dec. 22, affecting departures at its German bases. The union said “unsatisfactory talks” with the airline led to the decision. Ryanair Chief Operating Officer Peter Bellew said he was ...


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