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# ryanair - Yesterday’s News

Ryanair flight from Krakow to Dublin diverted after bomb scare

A note discovered in one of the plane’s toilets claimed there were explosives on board.

# ryanair - Friday 10 July, 2020

Ryan says if airlines seek State financial support they must in return be fair to customers who choose not to fly

The new Minister for Transport said the regulations to protect airline customers weren’t made to cope with a global pandemic.

# ryanair - Friday 3 July, 2020

Ryanair says it is trying to speed up processing customer refunds from March to June

Pilots at the airline have accepted a 20% pay cut to “minimise job losses”.

# ryanair - Wednesday 1 July, 2020

Consumer Association of Ireland calls for 'small compensation fund' for holidaymakers who choose not to fly

People who booked flights in July could be left out of pocket if they cancel.

'People won't lose their heads because they're going on holidays': Ryanair defends ramping up summer flights

Ryanair will now operate more than 1,000 flights per day.

# ryanair - Thursday 28 May, 2020

Four in five Ryanair passengers in UK still waiting on refunds on flights cancelled since March, survey finds

Ryanair said that customers “will be refunded in due course, once this unprecedented crisis is over”.

# ryanair - Wednesday 27 May, 2020

CMO dismisses O'Leary claim that quarantine for overseas visitors has 'no basis in science or health'

Michael O’Leary called for the government to halt the new regulation.

# ryanair - Monday 18 May, 2020

Ryanair expects passenger numbers to fall by nearly 50% this year

The low-cost airline is preparing to lose €200 million in the first quarter as a result of Covid-19.

# ryanair - Friday 15 May, 2020

Dublin job losses as Ryanair cuts 250 employees across European offices

The job losses will be at the company’s bases in Dublin, Stansted, Madrid and Wroclaw.

# ryanair - Tuesday 12 May, 2020

Ryanair to resume 40% of its flights from July, as O'Leary calls quarantine for travellers 'unenforceable'

Ryanair’s Eddie Wilson said that leaving the middle seat empty “isn’t based on any scientific evidence”.

# ryanair - Friday 1 May, 2020

Michael O'Leary says Ryanair 'lost €100 million in quarter' as airline plans for 3,000 job losses Job Cuts This post contains videos

Michael O'Leary says Ryanair 'lost €100 million in quarter' as airline plans for 3,000 job losses

The cuts will be focused on pilot and cabin crew jobs.

# ryanair - Thursday 30 April, 2020

Taoiseach: 'I want to see Ryanair and Aer Lingus operating in August'

The Taoiseach has said passengers are entitled to cash refunds.

# ryanair - Wednesday 29 April, 2020

Ireland signs letter to European Commission calling for airlines to be allowed refund passengers with vouchers

A joint letter has called on the commission to temporarily change the law around airline refunds.

# ryanair - Thursday 23 April, 2020

EU's top court issues ruling that'll change how Ryanair and other airlines advertise air fares

An Italian watchdog had claimed Ryanair’s practices misled consumers and distorted competition with other airlines.

'An idiotic idea': Michael O'Leary says Ryanair won't return to flying if middle seats must be left empty

The Ryanair Executive laid out plans for the airline’s recovery including plans to run 40% of flights in July.

# ryanair - Friday 3 April, 2020

Ryanair expects 'minimal, if any' flights during April and May as much of its fleet remains grounded

The company said that the number of passengers it carried in March was 48% lower than the same month last year.

# ryanair - Wednesday 25 March, 2020

Coronavirus: Ryanair to ground 90% of its fleet

The airline will operate 13 daily or weekly routes from Dublin.

# ryanair - Tuesday 24 March, 2020

Ryanair expects flights to be grounded from today and warns it could last until May

Ryanair has offered its planes for rescue flights and for the transport of medicine.

# ryanair - Wednesday 18 March, 2020

Ryanair cuts flights by over 80% from midnight, expects most flights grounded by next Tuesday

The airline is asking customers not to phone its call centres.

# ryanair - Monday 16 March, 2020

Ryanair removes flight change fee, says it expects the grounding of most of its fleet in Europe

The airline expects most of its planes to be grounded in 7-10 days.

# ryanair - Sunday 15 March, 2020

Ryanair reduces flights to Spain after country imposes lockdown to tackle coronavirus

Spain is the worst-hit country in Europe after Italy.

# ryanair - Saturday 14 March, 2020

Ryanair cancels all flights to and from Poland in response to ban on foreign travellers

The airline has said it will contact affected passengers in the wake of the measure.

# ryanair - Tuesday 10 March, 2020

Aer Lingus and Ryanair suspend all Italian flights amid country's lockdown measures

The Aer Lingus suspension kicks in tomorow, while Ryanair’s will be in place from midnight 13 March.

# ryanair - Monday 2 March, 2020

Ryanair to cut 25% of Italian short-haul flights for three-week period in response to Covid-19

The cancellations will occur between Tuesday 17 March and Wednesday 8 April.

# ryanair - Saturday 22 February, 2020

Ryanair boss Michael O’Leary slammed for ‘abhorrent’ remarks on Muslims

The businessman said bombers ‘will generally be males of a Muslim persuasion’.

# ryanair - Tuesday 18 February, 2020

Ryanair plane in Dublin disinfected as 'precaution' after two fall ill on flight from Poland

The two passengers who became ill onboard the Poznan-Dublin service later tested negative for any virus.

# ryanair - Wednesday 5 February, 2020

Ryanair's low emissions claims ruled misleading by UK ad watchdog

The airline has been banned from running the ads again.

# ryanair - Monday 27 January, 2020

Ryanair must pay portion of Peter Bellew's legal costs, court rules

Ryanair had aimed to block Peter Bellew from taking a new role at one of their chief competitors.

# ryanair - Thursday 16 January, 2020

'Tax holiday': Ryanair and O'Leary fuming at British government for bailing out airline Flybe

Ryanair boss Michael O’Leary said the rescue package for Flybe amounted to “illegal State aid”.

# ryanair - Monday 23 December, 2019

High Court rules that Ryanair operations chief can join arch-rival Easyjet

Ryanair had aimed to block Peter Bellew from taking a new role at one of their chief competitors.

# ryanair - Thursday 5 December, 2019

Multiple Aer Lingus and Ryanair flights from Ireland cancelled today due to major strike in France

The strike action has been planned over President Emmanuel Macron’s planned pension reforms.

# ryanair - Wednesday 4 December, 2019

O'Leary tells High Court he was 'taken aback' by Chief Operations Officer's flight to Easyjet

Michael O’Leary said Peter Bellew told him he “would probably go travelling” after leaving Ryanair.

Some Aer Lingus and Ryanair flights out of Ireland cancelled due to national strike in France tomorrow

Ryanair and Aer Lingus today announced that the strike will see a number of its services cancelled.

# ryanair - Wednesday 20 November, 2019

Spanish court orders Ryanair to cancel cabin bag fee

Ryanair was ordered to repay a woman €20.

# ryanair - Wednesday 6 November, 2019

Ryanair grounds some of its fleet after identifying structural cracks

Boeing has identified 50 planes worldwide affected by cracks.

# ryanair - Thursday 31 October, 2019

Ryanair has blamed Serbian officials for the 'forced cancellation' of a new route

The Irish airline said it was refused permission to operate a new Frankfurt Hahn-Niš service.

# ryanair - Friday 18 October, 2019

Pilots union seeks High Court order preventing Ryanair from progressing legal action

Ryanair brought proceedings against the union over a planned 48-hour strike last August.

# ryanair - Wednesday 25 September, 2019

Ryanair announces new routes from Dublin and Cork

These new routes will bring Ryanair’s total routes from Ireland to 160.

# ryanair - Thursday 19 September, 2019

Bonus scheme of up to €99m for Ryanair CEO Michael O'Leary narrowly approved

In the 12 months to the end of March 2019, O’Leary’s basic salary was €1.06 million.

# ryanair - Wednesday 11 September, 2019

Drunken Ryanair passenger arrested at Shannon airport 'thought she was still in Spain'

Drunken Ryanair passenger arrested at Shannon airport 'thought she was still in Spain'

Court heard woman from Limerick had mixed Xanax with alcohol prior to boarding the flight to alleviate her fear of flying.

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