Ryanair CEO says airline contemplating order for 'up to 300 aircraft'

Air Transport World  2010-09-08 21:50:44

Ryanair is contemplating an order of up to 300 aircraft from either Boeing or Airbus, CEO Michael O'Leary told the Financial Times.

Ryanair boss wants to axe co-pilots

guardian.co.uk  2010-09-08 10:49:45

Ryanair boss Michael O'Leary wants to use just one pilot per flight as part of his drive to save costs at the budget airline

Ryanair boss aims to axe 'unnecessary' co-pilots

guardian.co.uk  2010-09-08 09:48:06

Ryanair chief Michael O'Leary will seek permission from aviation authorities to have just one pilot on shorter flightsRyanair boss Michael O'Leary wants to use just one pilot per flight as part of his ...

Shannon at center of Irish airport charges debate

Air Transport World  2010-09-07 16:17:38

ShannonAirportsaid in late August that it will increase its "passenger charge" by €1.58 ($2.03) to €6.32 per passenger, the first pricing increase since 2004. All other aircraft-related ...

Letters: Violin carry-on

guardian.co.uk  2010-09-05 23:05:41

Further to Simon Hoggart's report (Diary, 4 September) of the music student who missed her Ryanair flight while trying to buy a seat for her violin, readers should know that the £80 fee payable in ...

That's why they call them airport novels | Victoria Coren

guardian.co.uk  2010-09-04 23:07:00

Fancy catching up on some reading? Then don't choose easyJet's exit seatsAnyone who grieves over the parlous state of the nation's youth, unable to imagine the average British child as anything more than ...

Now, this Irishman ran a budget airline...

The New Zealand Herald  2010-09-03 17:30:00

Why does every plane have two pilots?" asks Michael O'Leary, chief executive officer of Ryanair, the largest low-cost airline in Europe. Wearing sneakers and jeans, O'Leary is pontificating in his office ...

Ryanair to close Belfast City base

Air Transport World  2010-08-31 22:15:34

Ryanair said it will close its Belfast City base at the end of the current summer schedule on Oct. 31, citing the airport's confirmation that a public inquiry into a planned runway extension will be ...

Ryanair to pull out of Belfast City airport over runway delays

guardian.co.uk  2010-08-31 13:19:47

Airline to withdraw five routes amid frustration at hold-ups in construction of runway extensionRyanair today said it would pull out of George Best Belfast City airport from October, citing repeated delays ...

Ryanair pulls out of Belfast City

BBC News  2010-08-31 11:41:19

Ryanair is ceasing services from Belfast City Airport from 31 October, the airline has announced.

Airline Routes

Air Transport World  2010-08-17 21:39:19

Air Canada will launch daily Vancouver-Tokyo Haneda service Jan. 29 aboard a 767-300ER. Moldavian Airlines will launch twice-weekly Chisinau-Istanbul Sabiha Gokcen service Sept. 15 aboard a Fokker 100. Ryanair ...

Ryanair review urged after child falls while boarding plane

guardian.co.uk  2010-08-12 05:00:17

Gap between handrail and platform of aircraft boarding steps represents a hazard to small children, air accident report warnsAir accident investigators today recommended Ryanair review procedures after ...

In praise of ... Thomas Cook timetables | Editorial

guardian.co.uk  2010-08-08 23:05:27

You don't have to be an obsessive to find a sort of romance in their pages - and happily they now record a growing rail serviceBy rights, Thomas Cook's European rail timetable, and its worldwide counterpart, ...

Ryanair leaves another passenger complaint up in the air

guardian.co.uk  2010-08-07 23:05:25

Claim for stolen camera and jewellery has not been properly investigatedAfter boarding my delayed Ryanair flight from Milan to Paris, a flight attendant told me there was no more space for hand luggage ...

Ryanair to cut Dublin-based aircraft in protest of airport authority's charges, tourist tax

Air Transport World  2010-08-05 03:18:53

Ryanair said it will cut capacity at its Dublin base this winter to 12 aircraft operating 850 weekly flights, down from

Airline Routes

Air Transport World  2010-08-04 21:41:39

Korean Airadded thrice-weekly nonstop night flights from Hartsfield Atlanta Airport to Seoul Incheon airport, complementing its daily afternoon service and bringing the number of weekly trips it offers ...

Give me Ryanair's brazen villainy over the bogus compassion of BP | David Mitchell

guardian.co.uk  2010-07-31 23:06:11

Tony Hayward's departure can't disguise the fact that the oil giant's motives are purely mercenaryA recent newspaper advertisement for Ryanair has a big picture of Robert Mugabe shaking his fist, under ...

Airlines: Vertical seats a standing joke

The New Zealand Herald  2010-07-28 16:00:00

Plans for standing passengers on European air routes are unlikely to be tried by Jetstar and Air New Zealand.A suggestion by Irish airline Ryanair that it could carry standing passengers was gimmicky, ...

EasyJet puts volcano costs at £65m

guardian.co.uk  2010-07-28 09:06:00

Despite the volcanic ash disruption, Easyjet said that revenues in the three months to end June rose more than 5%, to £759.2m and it expects to make a profit for the year as a whole of between £100m ...

Ryanair to open 8th base in Spain

Air Transport World  2010-07-26 22:16:43

Ryanair announced it will open its eighth base in Spain at Seville in November with two 737-800s and 29 routes. There will be 10 new routes to Bari, Eindhoven, London Gatwick, Marseille, Palma, Paris Beauvais, ...