Ryanair

Ryanair Ltd. is an Irish low-cost airline headquartered in Swords, Dublin, Ireland, with its primary operational bases at Dublin and London Stansted Airports. In 2013, Ryanair was both the largest European airline by scheduled passengers carried, and the busiest international airline by passenger numbers.Ryanair operates over 350 Boeing 737-800 aircraft, with a single 737-700 used as a backup plane and for pilot training. The airline has been characterised by its rapid expansion, a result of the deregulation of the aviation industry in Europe in 1997 and the success of its low-cost business model. Ryanair's route network serves 32 countries in Europe, Africa (Morocco), and the Middle East (Israel).

Norwegian comments on Michael O’Leary attack: “This year alone we hired around 140 Ryanair pilots”

The cold war between airlines Ryanair and Norwegian has taken a new turn. According to Norwegian, the Ryanair chief's attack on the financial situation...

[Analysis] Ryanair massively cancelling flights for the coming six weeks

Last week Ryanair announced that it would cancel 40-50 flights daily for the next six weeks (to the end of October), this means that...

For the next six weeks, Ryanair will cancel between 40 and 50 flights per day

Ryanair announced that it would cancel 40-50 flights daily for the next six weeks (to the end of October) to improve its system-wide punctuality...

Ryanair Boeing 737 from Stansted to Copenhagen loses a nose wheel after take-off and diverts to East-Midlands

This morning a Ryanair Boeing 737 (EI-DLV) from London Stansted to Copenhagen lost one of its two nose wheels just after take-off runway 23....

Six new Ryanair destinations for Brussels South Charleroi in Summer 2018 – Ryanair also discusses Air Berlin, Alitalia, Brexit and ECJ “Mons ruling”

During a press conference in Brussels at noon, Eddie Wilson, Ryanair's Chief People Officer explained the airline's plans in Belgium for next Summer season....

European Court of Justice ruling is “defeat for Ryanair and victory for workers’ rights”

The ITF (International Transport Workers’ Federation) and ETF (European Transport Workers’ Federation) have welcomed a ruling today by the European Court of Justice (ECJ)...

ECJ: “Ryanair crew based at Charleroi airport fall under Belgian labour jurisdiction, not the Irish one”

In a case referred to it by a Belgian labour court, The European Court of Justice (ECJ) has ruled that crew flying for Ryanair...

Off to Billund with Ryanair: Discover Jutland from Berlin

Starting now, Ryanair connects Berlin Schönefeld Airport with Billund in Denmark. Flights are scheduled by the Irish low-cost carrier twice a week, on a...

Big expansion of Ryanair at Frankfurt Airport in Summer 2018

Additional $300 Million Investment In Frankfurt Announced – 35 New Routes Including Agadir, Barcelona, Corfu, Chania, Kefalonia, Marseille, Murcia, Mykonos, Perpignan, Perugia, Pula, Rijeka,...

Ryanair calls on Macron Government & EU Commission to prevent French ATC strikes, esp. on 12 September

 Ryanair today (11 Sep) called on the French Macron Government and European Commission to take immediate action to prevent the skies over Europe being...

Ryanair flights to Spain, Greece and Italy were cancelled in Charleroi Sunday evening: many people annoyed

What happened at Ryanair? There was a big worry yesterday and this morning at Ryanair and the concerned travellers did not know exactly what was...

Ryanair August traffic grew +10% to 1.2M and increases loadfactor to 97%

Ryanair released August traffic statistics as follows:Traffic grew by 1.2m to 12.7m customers (+10%) Load factor rose 1% to 97% Rolling annual traffic...

Ryanair announced new reduced checked bag fees (and increased check-in bag sizes) to encourage more customers to check in bags

Ryanair today, as part of its “Always Getting Better” programme announced new reduced checked bag fees (and increased check-in bag sizes) to encourage more...

Drunk female passenger starts kicking off on a flight between Newcastle – Alicante

On a flight between Newcastle and Alicante, a drunk female passenger started kicking off. Lucy Norris was on board the aircraft and filmed the...

Ryanair aircraft evacuated after passenger made a “funny joke” about the bombs he was carrying

Ryanair flight FR2947 from Brussels to Madrid operated by Boeing 737-800 EI-FTJ was briefly evacuated because one passenger (in a group of nine) made...

Ryanair CEO Michael O’Leary comments on its future, Brexit, easyJet, Norwegian and bankrupt Air Berlin and Alitalia

During a press conference held today (Thursday) Ryanair CEO Michael O'Leary commented on Ryanair's future, bankrupt Air Berlin (Lufthansa) and Alitalia,  alcohol abuse, easyJet...

Ryanair is launching flights to Munich (2 daily), Stuttgart (daily), Marrakech, Naples and Paphos for Summer 2018

Ryanair launched its Dublin summer 2018 schedule with 5 new routes including a double daily service to Munich, a daily Stuttgart service, as well...

Who’s behind that flight deck door ? 10 pilots you must follow on Instagram

Did you ever wonder, when traveling, who’s behind that flight deck door? Or what’s it like inside? Sometimes you’re able to catch a glimpse...

Ukraine International Airlines regard the statement of Ryanair

Ukraine International Airlines regard the statement of a Ryanair manager that has recently hit the media to fully comply with the Irish low-cost carrier’s...

Lufthansa interested in taking over 90 Air Berlin aircraft and routes; new career at Eurowings

Last week Air Berlin has applied for insolvency proceedings under self-administration and received a €150 million loan from the Federal Government in order to...