Irish low-cost airline Ryanair has canceled its Wednesday's flight from Kaunas, Lithuania's second-largest city, to the Spanish resort of Alicante after as part of its staff plan to strike on Wednesday and Thursday.
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Agnė Mažeikytė, spokeswoman for Lithuanian Airports, the operator of the country's three airports, told BNS Lithuania, however, the airline did not explain its decision to cancel the flight.

There's also no information on whether the Thursday's flight to Alicante will also be cancelled. All other Ryanair flights from Vilnius, Kaunas and Palanga should take place as scheduled.

The planned strike by Ryanair crew members might affect its flights to Spain, Italy, Portugal and Belgium, according to media reports. Ryanair pilots and crew members demand better working conditions and pay rises.

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