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  • OPINION: Can we all learn to love Ryanair?


    ​Is Michael O’Leary a sinner come to repentance? For years, Ryanair seemed to delight in being vile to ­customers. Cheap fares, an extensive network, modern (if frill-free) aircraft and punctual service kept punters rolling in. But few would have professed any kind of warm feelings to Europe’s biggest short-haul airline.


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  • ​OPINION: Why O'Leary has reinvented Ryanair

    News | 19 May 2015 11:08 | Airline Business

    The reinvention of Ryanair over the last two years has been remarkable. And the fact that it has happened with one-time low-cost enfant terrible Michael O’Leary at the helm has been all the more astonishing.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/OPINION-Why-OLeary-has-reinvented-Ryanair-412509/
  • ​ANALYSIS: LCCs reap benefits from multichannel distribution

    News | 19 May 2015 11:04 | Martin Ferguson

    When Ryanair boss Michael O’Leary addressed 400 members of the corporate travel community earlier this year, he described his attendance at the business travel event as one of the most depressing days of his life. But he said it with endearing grin on his face.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/ANALYSIS-LCCs-reap-benefits-from-multichannel-distribution-412074/
  • Ryanair to open Polish MRO centre

    News | 14 May 2015 13:34

    ​Budget carrier Ryanair is to establish a Polish heavy-maintenance base at the south-western city of Wroclaw next year.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Ryanair-to-open-Polish-MRO-centre-412334/
  • Ryanair eyes Egypt and Tunisia routes in 2016

    News | 06 May 2015 08:45 | Oliver Clark

    ​Ryanair could start flights to Tunisia and Egypt as soon as summer 2016 if regulatory hurdles and capacity constraints can be overcome.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Ryanair-eyes-Egypt-and-Tunisia-routes-in-2016-411942/
  • OPINION: Can we all learn to love Ryanair?

    News | 01 May 2015 10:36 | Flight International

    ​Is Michael O’Leary a sinner come to repentance? For years, Ryanair seemed to delight in being vile to ­customers. Cheap fares, an extensive network, modern (if frill-free) aircraft and punctual service kept punters rolling in. But few would have professed any kind of warm feelings to Europe’s biggest short-haul airline.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/OPINION-Can-we-all-learn-to-love-Ryanair-411824/
  • INTERVIEW: Ryanair chief executive Michael O'Leary

    News | 30 Apr 2015 10:33 | David Learmount

    Ryanair expects to carry 100 million passengers in its current financial year, and the 30-year-old Irish budget carrier seems infused with a new-found respect for its passengers. Or, as chief executive Michael O'Leary puts it: "We've moved from being cheap and nasty to cheap and cheerful."http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/INTERVIEW-Ryanair-chief-executive-Michael-OLeary-411716/