Ryanair breaks weekly bookings record

Breaking Travel News  2018-01-15 10:37:16

Ryanair has announced that it smashed its weekly bookings record, taking over three million bookings in one week for the first time in its history. The flights are all due to be taken during the next 20-weeks.

Ryanair keeps big investors onside after rocky 2017

Reuters  2018-01-10 10:33:50

LONDON (Reuters) - Several institutional investors are backing Ryanair to bounce back from a pilot rostering mess-up and a decision to recognize unions that jolted confidence in Europe's most profitable ...

Non-priority Ryanair passengers to be forced to check luggage

Breaking Travel News  2018-01-08 17:41:17

Ryanair has introduced new reduced checked bag fees - and increased check-in bag sizes - to encourage more customers to check in bags and reduce the number of customers with two bags at the boarding gates. ...

CarTrawler-powered Ryanair Transfers launches across Europe

Breaking Travel News  2018-01-05 09:42:26

Ryanair has launched Ryanair Transfers, a new transfers booking platform, powered by CarTrawler. The new service will allow customers to book a range of ground transport options, including taxis, chauffeur, ...

Ryanair reveals Porto as third connection hub

Air Transport World  2018-01-04 16:00:00

Irish LCC Ryanair has named Porto International Airport, in northern Portugal, as its third connection hub. read more

Frustrated Ryanair passenger yanks open emergency door of delayed plane: 'I'm going via the wing'

The New Zealand Herald  2018-01-03 20:58:54

A Ryanair passenger who shocked fellow travellers when he forced his way out of the plane's emergency exit was suffering from having an asthma attack and needed air, a fellow passenger has claimed.The ...

Ryanair seeks UK AOC

Air Transport World  2018-01-03 14:14:00

Ireland-based LCC Ryanair has applied for a UK air operator?s certificate (AOC), to guard against the possibility of the UK?s 2019 exit from the European Union (EU) leading to a rupture of air links between ...

Union and Ryanair management open talks on recognition

Independent.ie  2018-01-03 02:30:00

Trade union Fórsa - newly created from the merger between Impact and two other unions - will meet Ryanair executives today to begin talks aimed at establishing a collective bargaining framework for pilots ...

Ryanair applies for UK air operator licence

BBC News  2018-01-02 17:15:54

The airline says it may need a UK licence in the event of a hard Brexit.

Ryanair hit with first ever pilots strike

Reuters  2017-12-22 10:04:56

BERLIN (Reuters) - Ryanair failed to avert its first ever pilots strike on Friday as pilots in Germany held a four-hour walkout although airports and the Irish budget carrier said there had been little ...

'This was a warning shot' - Ryanair hit with first ever pilots strike

Independent.ie  2017-12-22 09:07:01

Ryanair?s efforts to avert its first ever pilots strike collapsed today as pilots in Germany held a four-hour walkout although airports said there had been little impact on flights.

Ryanair German pilots to strike Dec. 22 in first-ever union action

Air Transport World  2017-12-21 20:47:00

Irish LCC Ryanair is facing its first-ever pilot strike after German pilot union Vereinigung Cockpit (VC) called for a four-hour walkout on Dec. 22.read more

Unions are jostling for members at Ryanair as talks go on

Independent.ie  2017-12-21 02:30:00

Both Impact and Siptu are now jostling to represent Ryanair cabin crew and ground-handling staff after the airline said it would recognise trade unions.

Real challenge for Ryanair is not cost of union U-turn - it's management culture

Independent.ie  2017-12-21 02:30:00

What will be the price of industrial relations peace at Ryanair? It is a question that has been exercising management, stockbrokers, analysts and of course investors. That is not to mention its thousands ...

Ryanair staff in Italy questioned over taxes

Independent.ie  2017-12-21 02:30:00

Investigators for Italy's Ministry of Labour have door-stepped Ryanair pilots and cabin crew at the airline's biggest bases, near Milan and Rome, to probe them on matters such as how and where they pay ...

Three months that shook Ryanair: How cancellations sparked a pilot revolt

Reuters  2017-12-20 17:52:15

DUBLIN (Reuters) - Within hours of the news on Sept. 15 that thousands of Ryanair flights had been canceled in Europe, pilots' WhatsApp groups exploded with pent-up frustration.

Defiant Ryanair chief O'Leary defends decision to recognise unions for first time in 32 years

Independent.ie  2017-12-20 11:51:23

Ryanair Chief Executive Michael O'Leary broke months of media silence on Tuesday to defend his decision to recognise unions for the first time in 32 years, saying it would allow his airline to expand and ...

'We need to change the tone dramatically' - Ryanair vows to make airline a pleasant place to work

Independent.ie  2017-12-20 02:30:00

Ryanair pilots were forced to stay at "dumps" when overnighting away from their home bases, while giving pilots a "hard time" appeared to be the goal of the airline's administrative staff, its executives ...

Ryanair has now opened can of worms as cabin crew seek deal

Independent.ie  2017-12-20 02:30:00

Ryanair's confirmation that it will now recognise cabin crew unions is the latest development in a dramatic four days at the airline.

Ryanair pilots call off pre-Christmas strike as airline recognises union

Independent.ie  2017-12-18 06:27:49

RYANAIR pilots last night dramatically called off their planned pre-Christmas strike after airline management agreed to recognise trade union Impact as their representatives.