Irish-based Ryanair cabin crew have accepted a temporary 10% pay cut to save jobs that were at risk due to the COVID-19 crisis.
Trade union Fórsa, which negotiated the agreement, has confirmed that 62% of the 68% of cabin crew who voted in the ballot backed the pay cut.
The Irish Times quotes Fórsa official Ashley Connolly as saying, "This agreement is a product of the difficulties being faced by the aviation industry globally.
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"Our cabin crew members understand the severity of this crisis. They've backed an agreement that protects their job and provides for a review of circumstances should they improve sooner than expected."
Ryanair said that the terms of the agreement should avoid the need for Irish-based cabin crew redundancies.
The agreement follows news earlier this week that Ryanair's UK cabin crew have accepted pay reductions of between 5% and 10% to be restored over four years.
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