Ryanair to Offer Low-Cost Transatlantic Flights in 5-10 Years – Ryanair boss Michael O’Leary

Ryanair could offer discount transatlantic flights in the next five to ten years, boss Michael O’Leary has claimed. The Chief Executive admitted the former budget airline had no chance of operating the flights before then, because of a current shortage of available long haul aircraft. But he said he was confident that they would begin […]

Low-budget Ryanair launches business-class

European budget carrier Ryanair is offering business-class tickets in an attempt to woo companies and governments during penny-pinching times. Marketed under the slogan “Your boss will approve,” the new ticket reverses some of the airline’s more reviled policies for fee-dazzled travelers. The Dublin-based company, long Europe’s fastest-growing airline with a sell-it-cheap, stack-‘em-high philosophy, says it […]

Ryanair interested in takeover of Cyprus Airways

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Ryanair Chief Executive Michael O’Leary is to travel to Cyprus on Thursday for talks with the government about the possible takeover of loss-making carrier Cyprus Airways, he told journalists. Ryanair was among nearly 20 companies which last month submitted non-binding expressions of interest in the airline, now controlled by the Cypriot government. The process is […]

You can now use Paypal to book a flight with RyanAir

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Ryanair launched a new payment partnership with PayPal, providing customers, business travellers, travel agents and corporate travel departments with even more ways to book and pay for the lowest fares on the Ryanair.com website. Ryanair’s 86m customers now have the option to pay for their Ryanair flights using their PayPal account, ensuring even faster bookings […]

Boeing’s densely packed 737 version – Which Airlines would be Interested?

As airlines try to pack more passengers into their planes, ordinary travelers are feeling the squeeze. Now, Boeing is releasing an even more densely packed version of its most popular plane, the Boeing 737. I’ll examine why Boeing is launching this model, what it means for airlines, and how soon you could be flying in […]