Ryanair Slams Controllers Over Dispute

Never far from controversy, the iconic 'low cost' airline, Ryanair has now launched what has been described as a 'scathing attack' on Ireland's air traffic controllers.

The issue is the controllers current refusal to work overtime as part of a dispute over staffing levels.

The ban has led to delays and cancellations at Dublin, Cork and Shannon airports over the past few weeks - which is proving too much for Ryanair.

The company has now gone as far as to claim today that the controllers were 'misleading the public' by saying the row relates to staff shortages - when 'in fact' the issue is all about money.

In a move that is bound to infuriate the air traffic controllers, the airline claims the workers are actually seeking more money, even though they are already well-paid.


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