- Ryanair said it flew 11% more passengers during the month of November and said it had signed a wages agreement with German pilots.

Traffic in November grew to 10.4m, with a 96% load factor, Ryanair said.

The new framework agreement with the German Pilot union covered a four-year deal including pay, pension and pilot allowances.

It was agreed that detailed documents would be concluded by 28 February.

'These signed agreements deliver basic pay increases, Ryanair's industry leading five on, four off roster, and apply German labour law for all Ryanair's German-based pilots, the company said.

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