Air traffic control strikes and staff shortages sees Ryanair cancel more than 1,000 flights in May

Independent.ie  2018-06-05 07:03:25

Low fares airline Ryanair cancelled over 1,100 flights in May as air traffic control strikes and staff shortages among air traffic controllers took its toll.

Sharkey joins senior management team at Ryanair

Breaking Travel News  2018-06-04 08:20:58

Sharkey, who is currently Ryanair?s director of safety and security, will assume responsibility for all of Ryanair?s operational risk assessment and will report directly to the chief executive.

O?Leary: Ryanair has ?no interest? in Norwegian investment

Air Transport World  2018-06-01 18:52:00

Ryanair CEO Michael O?Leary is denying reports the Irish LCC plans to invest in Norwegian. read more

Ryanair CEO: Aer Lingus deal will kickstart connections

Air Transport World  2018-05-31 13:24:00

Ryanair CEO Michael O?Leary has said only a ?tiny? number of passengers are connecting with Spanish carrier Air Europa, but he is expecting a new deal with Aer Lingus to be the acid test for the model.read ...

Ryanair unionization opens new base possibilities

Air Transport World  2018-05-30 19:56:00

Ryanair CEO Michael O?Leary is considering new bases in the French regions and going back to Copenhagen, now that the Irish LCC is willing to recognize unions.read more

British Ryanair pilots threaten strike

Independent.ie  2018-05-30 01:30:00

The union representing Ryanair pilots in Britain, the airline's largest market, has threatened possible strike action unless the company implements a transparent system to manage promotions and transfers, ...

O?Leary: Ryanair may make further investment in LaudaMotion

Air Transport World  2018-05-29 18:19:00

Ryanair CEO Michael O?Leary said the Irish LCC could invest more than the planned ?100 million ($117 million) into Austrian startup LaudaMotion to grow its fleet faster.read more

Ryanair hopes to secure UK AOC by the end of 2018

Air Transport World  2018-05-25 14:02:00

Irish LCC Ryanair is continuing to plan for a ?hard Brexit,? by limiting the voting rights of non-EU shareholders and setting up a UK air operator?s certificate, which should be granted by the end of 2018.read ...

O'Leary denies reports Ryanair made Norwegian move

Independent.ie  2018-05-25 01:30:00

Ryanair has never made an approach for Norwegian Air and does not intend to, the Irish airline has said - disputing a claim by the chief executive of its rival budget carrier.

'We don't catch falling knives' - Ryanair dismisses claims it has 'shown an interest in' Norwegian Air

Independent.ie  2018-05-24 12:31:16

Ryanair has dismissed reports that it has 'shown an interest' to budget airline Norwegian Air.

Ryanair launches three times weekly Liverpool-Shannon service

Breaking Travel News  2018-05-23 07:42:13

Ryanair has celebrated its new Liverpool to Shannon service, which will operate three times weekly as part of its summer 2018 schedule.

Ryanair open to further acquisitions

Air Transport World  2018-05-22 19:12:00

Ryanair CEO Michael O?Leary is expecting to see further European airline consolidation through winter 2018, as higher fuel prices begin to bite, creating potential opportunities for the Irish LCC.read ...

Brennan joins board at Ryanair

Breaking Travel News  2018-05-22 06:38:24

The board of Ryanair Holdings has announced the appointment of Róisín Brennan as a non-executive director with immediate effect.

O'Leary warns fuel surcharge may return as oil price spikes

Independent.ie  2018-05-22 01:30:00

Air fare fuel surcharges - imposed by airlines when oil prices soared in 2008 to as much as $147 a barrel - are set to make a comeback next year after the recent Brent crude price surge, Ryanair CEO Michael ...

Ryanair chief predicts mergers and Norwegian to 'go bust'

Independent.ie  2018-05-22 01:30:00

There'll be more consolidation of Europe's airlines in coming months as higher fuel costs weed out unviable carriers, Ryanair boss Michael O'Leary has claimed.

Ryanair's full-year profit up 10% despite cancelations

Air Transport World  2018-05-21 10:10:00

Irish LCC Ryanair?s net profit for 2017-18 has risen 10% to ?1.45 billion ($1.71 billion), delivering a 20% net margin, even after thousands of flight cancelations in fall 2017, but rising labor and fuel ...

Ryanair reports soaring profits but warns of headwinds

BBC News  2018-05-21 08:13:15

The Irish airline reports a 10% rise in annual profits but warns that costs are set to rise.

Ryanair sees profits rise to ?1.45bn for financial 2017

Breaking Travel News  2018-05-21 07:17:09

Ryanair has reported a ten per cent increase in full year profit after tax to ?1.45 billion. The low-cost carrier said lower fares, which were down by an average of three per cent, stimulated traffic growth ...

Ryanair see profits rise to ?1.45bn for financial 2017

Breaking Travel News  2018-05-21 07:17:07

Ryanair has reported a ten per cent increase in full year profit after tax to ?1.45 billion. The low-cost carrier said lower fares, which were down by an average of three per cent, stimulated traffic growth ...

Ryanair to cut its free check-in to 48 hours

Independent.ie  2018-05-16 01:30:00

Millions of passengers booked on Ryanair flights this summer are being warned that they can check in only 48 hours before departure.