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#Ryanair

# ryanair - Monday 31 August, 2020

Two men detained over Ryanair terror alert released without charge
# Security Threat
# Security Threat

Two men detained over Ryanair terror alert released without charge

Updated Aug 31st 2020, 2:40 PM 88,205 Views 44 Comments

A suspicious object left in the toilet was found to be a mobile phone.

# ryanair - Friday 28 August, 2020

Passenger taken off Ryanair flight at Stansted after receiving text to confirm he had Covid-19
# Coronavirus
# Coronavirus

Passenger taken off Ryanair flight at Stansted after receiving text to confirm he had Covid-19

Aug 28th 2020, 6:52 AM 51,794 Views 44 Comments

The flight to Pisa was then delayed by 80 minutes to allow parts of the plane to be disinfected.

# ryanair - Monday 17 August, 2020

Ryanair to cut a fifth of its flights in September and October as restrictions hit bookings
# Uncertainty
# Uncertainty

Ryanair to cut a fifth of its flights in September and October as restrictions hit bookings

Aug 17th 2020, 1:29 PM 26,459 Views 22 Comments

The airline also took aim at the Irish government over the operation of the Green List.

# ryanair - Friday 14 August, 2020

No entitlement to refund for airline customers from Kildare, Laois and Offaly
# Regional Lockdown
# Regional Lockdown

No entitlement to refund for airline customers from Kildare, Laois and Offaly

Aug 14th 2020, 6:04 PM 38,854 Views 44 Comments

Residents in the three counties have been told they should not leave unless it is essential travel.

# ryanair - Thursday 6 August, 2020

Italy threatens to ban Ryanair if 'violations of anti-Covid-19 health measures' continue
# Ryanair
# Ryanair

Italy threatens to ban Ryanair if 'violations of anti-Covid-19 health measures' continue

Aug 6th 2020, 10:32 AM 54,160 Views 86 Comments

Ryanair said in a statement that the claims made by ENAC are “factually incorrect”.

# ryanair - Wednesday 5 August, 2020

Parties agree to accelerated hearing of Ryanair's challenge against travel restrictions
# Flights
# Flights

Parties agree to accelerated hearing of Ryanair's challenge against travel restrictions

Aug 5th 2020, 10:00 PM 20,521 Views 0 Comments

Ryanair claims that the Covid-19 restrictions are unlawful.

# ryanair - Friday 31 July, 2020

Ryanair launches High Court action against the Irish government over 'unconstitutional' travel measures
# Green List
# Green List

Ryanair launches High Court action against the Irish government over 'unconstitutional' travel measures

Jul 31st 2020, 4:47 PM 26,507 Views 0 Comments

Ryanair is taking the action aimed at setting aside the so-called green list published by government.

# ryanair - Tuesday 28 July, 2020

Ireland stands alone in Europe with travel restrictions, says Aer Lingus chief
# Covid-19 Committee
# Covid-19 Committee

Ireland stands alone in Europe with travel restrictions, says Aer Lingus chief

Jul 28th 2020, 3:34 PM 51,338 Views 47 Comments

Doyle said the pandemic has had a catastrophic effect on the airline industry.

# ryanair - Monday 27 July, 2020

'A second wave of Covid-19 is our biggest fear': Ryanair posts €185 million loss for first quarter of 2020
# Covid-19
# Covid-19

'A second wave of Covid-19 is our biggest fear': Ryanair posts €185 million loss for first quarter of 2020

Jul 27th 2020, 7:03 AM 19,558 Views 19 Comments

Passenger numbers at the airline fell by 99% during its first three months of the year.

# ryanair - Friday 17 July, 2020

51-year-old passenger arrested after bomb threat made against Ryanair flight
# Norway
# Norway

51-year-old passenger arrested after bomb threat made against Ryanair flight

Jul 17th 2020, 1:53 PM 34,041 Views 27 Comments

It is the second similar threat against a Ryanair flight in a week.

# ryanair - Tuesday 14 July, 2020

'Closed for business': Ryanair takes aim at travel quarantine as it cuts 1,000 Ireland-UK flights
# Nosedive
# Nosedive

'Closed for business': Ryanair takes aim at travel quarantine as it cuts 1,000 Ireland-UK flights

Jul 14th 2020, 2:11 PM 48,352 Views 50 Comments

The cut for August and September comes less than two weeks after Ryanair ramped up its flights for the summer.

Two men held after flight from Krakow to Dublin diverted due to bomb scare
# Stansted Airport
# Stansted Airport

Two men held after flight from Krakow to Dublin diverted due to bomb scare

Updated Jul 14th 2020, 8:03 AM 73,481 Views 43 Comments

Essex Police found nothing suspicious on board following “reports of a security alert”.

# 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
# Health Guidelines
# Health Guidelines

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

Jul 10th 2020, 6:20 AM 22,614 Views 29 Comments

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
# Flights
# Flights

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

Jul 3rd 2020, 9:06 AM 27,225 Views 41 Comments

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
# Summer Holidays
# Summer Holidays

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

Jul 1st 2020, 1:43 PM 17,851 Views 41 Comments

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
# Summer Holidays
# Summer Holidays

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

Updated Jul 1st 2020, 8:46 AM 62,138 Views 160 Comments

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
# Survey
# Survey

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

May 28th 2020, 6:59 AM 20,776 Views 54 Comments

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'
# Ryanair
# Ryanair

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

Updated May 27th 2020, 8:20 PM 43,342 Views 115 Comments

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
# Turbulent Times
# Turbulent Times

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

May 18th 2020, 11:00 AM 13,698 Views 33 Comments

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
# Downturn
# Downturn

Dublin job losses as Ryanair cuts 250 employees across European offices

May 15th 2020, 11:36 AM 13,679 Views 13 Comments

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'
# Temperature Checks
# Temperature Checks

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

Updated May 12th 2020, 10:25 AM 53,756 Views 97 Comments

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
# Job Cuts

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

Updated May 1st 2020, 10:34 AM 32,295 Views 81 Comments

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'
# Vouchers
# Vouchers

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

Apr 30th 2020, 2:42 PM 53,491 Views 65 Comments

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
# Hot Air
# Hot Air

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

Apr 29th 2020, 10:52 PM 71,055 Views 173 Comments

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
# Credit Card Fees
# Credit Card Fees

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

Apr 23rd 2020, 12:23 PM 40,664 Views 41 Comments

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
# Social Distancing
# Social Distancing

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

Apr 23rd 2020, 11:12 AM 67,170 Views 102 Comments

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
# Coronavirus
# Coronavirus

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

Apr 3rd 2020, 8:03 AM 30,298 Views 27 Comments

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
# Grounded
# Grounded

Coronavirus: Ryanair to ground 90% of its fleet

Updated Mar 25th 2020, 4:50 PM 26,680 Views 38 Comments

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
# Grounded
# Grounded

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

Mar 24th 2020, 11:07 AM 26,862 Views 15 Comments

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
# Coronavirus
# Coronavirus

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

Mar 18th 2020, 2:03 PM 43,206 Views 36 Comments

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
# Coronavirus
# Coronavirus

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

Updated Mar 16th 2020, 1:33 PM 41,147 Views 47 Comments

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
# Flights
# Flights

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

Mar 15th 2020, 12:42 PM 41,425 Views 45 Comments

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
# Grounded
# Grounded

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

Mar 14th 2020, 3:36 PM 87,382 Views 39 Comments

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
# Coronavirus
# Coronavirus

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

Updated Mar 10th 2020, 1:10 PM 27,462 Views 45 Comments

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
# Cancellations
# Cancellations

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

Mar 2nd 2020, 5:30 PM 21,773 Views 25 Comments

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
# Michael O'Leary
# Michael O'Leary

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

Feb 22nd 2020, 9:40 AM 84,005 Views 169 Comments

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
# Dublin Airport
# Dublin Airport

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

Feb 18th 2020, 2:14 PM 48,277 Views 32 Comments

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
# Cool Your Jets
# Cool Your Jets

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

Feb 5th 2020, 11:02 AM 10,014 Views 12 Comments

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
# Legal Costs
# Legal Costs

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

Jan 27th 2020, 5:28 PM 17,759 Views 0 Comments

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
# Tell Us Why
# Tell Us Why

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

Jan 16th 2020, 9:20 PM 37,606 Views 35 Comments

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