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Thursday 30 November 2023 Dublin: 3°C

# Ryanair

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Ryanair staff raise concerns over handling of Covid-19 outbreak at Dublin HQ
A Ryanair spokesperson said the airline does not comment “on rumour or speculation”.
Ryanair ordered to remove 'irresponsible' jab and go advert in the UK
Over 2,000 complaints were made to the British advertising watchdog about the advert.
'To say everything is refunded is not true': Travel agents and Ryanair customers take aim at O'Leary over remarks
The Commission for Aviation Regulation says that 80% of complaints relating to airline refunds have been resolved.
Ryanair loses €306 million in the last three months of 2020 as Covid hits Christmas traffic
The no-frills airline said it’s facing “the most challenging year in Ryanair’s 35-year history”.
Ryanair to operate ‘few, if any' flights to and from Ireland and UK from 21 January
The airline expects to carry under 1.25 million passengers this month.
Court rules Ryanair must pay costs of failed challenge against government's Covid travel measures
Aer Lingus, which was a notice party to the action, must pay its own legal costs, the Judge also directed.
Ryanair orders 75 Boeing 737 Max planes to add to fleet
The aircraft will be delivered between 2021 and 2024.
Ryanair suffers 82% drop in passenger numbers in November
The airline carried just two million passengers last month.
Ryanair says 'hugely challenging' period to continue as it posts €197 million loss for first half of 2020
Given the Covid-19 uncertainty, Ryanair said it cannot provide profit guidance for the 2021 financial year at this time.
Union calls for government assistance for workers after Ryanair regional flight suspension
Ryanair will halt all flights from Irish regional airports between 14 November and 12 December.
Rapid pre-departure testing will get loved ones home for Christmas, says Dublin Airport Authority
Representatives from Ryanair, Aer Lingus as well as the Shannon Group and Rome Airport will also appear before the committee.
'A major blow': Shannon and Cork airport bosses call for more government support after Ryanair base closures
Calls for rapid airport testing have been backed by the chair of Dáil Covid Committee.
Ryanair to close its Cork and Shannon bases for the winter
Michael O’Leary said the cuts to its bases had been “forced upon us by government mismanagement of EU air travel”.
High Court rules against Ryanair, says State travel advice is legal
The judge found that the government acted lawfully in providing travel advice and public health advice in respect of the pandemic.
Ryanair threatens winter closure of Cork and Shannon bases if EU travel policy not adopted
Tánaiste Leo Varadkar previously said he was concerned by how well smaller airports could bounce back after Covid-19.
Proposed EU traffic light system for air travel 'is still a bit up in the air', says Tánaiste
Varadkar said he is worried about Cork and Shannon airports bouncing back from Covid.
High Court will rule on Ryanair's challenge to the State's travel advice next month
Ryanair claims the measures amount to international travel restrictions.
Ryanair chief O'Leary warns of fresh capacity cuts at Dublin Airport if travel rules aren't loosened quickly
Michael O’Leary said the government has ‘mismanaged’ air travel.
Ryanair says its winter presence in Cork depends on UK being on Europe-wide green list
CEO Eddie Wilson urged the Irish government to adopt the European Commission’s new system of colour coding.
Ryanair tells staff it may close Cork and Shannon bases this winter due to government restrictions
CEO Eddie Wilson wrote a memo to Ryanair crew at the two airports today.
Two men detained over Ryanair terror alert released without charge
A suspicious object left in the toilet was found to be a mobile phone.
Passenger taken off Ryanair flight at Stansted after receiving text to confirm he had Covid-19
The flight to Pisa was then delayed by 80 minutes to allow parts of the plane to be disinfected.
Ryanair to cut a fifth of its flights in September and October as restrictions hit bookings
The airline also took aim at the Irish government over the operation of the Green List.
No entitlement to refund for airline customers from Kildare, Laois and Offaly
Residents in the three counties have been told they should not leave unless it is essential travel.
Italy threatens to ban Ryanair if 'violations of anti-Covid-19 health measures' continue
Ryanair said in a statement that the claims made by ENAC are “factually incorrect”.
Parties agree to accelerated hearing of Ryanair's challenge against travel restrictions
Ryanair claims that the Covid-19 restrictions are unlawful.
Ryanair launches High Court action against the Irish government over 'unconstitutional' travel measures
Ryanair is taking the action aimed at setting aside the so-called green list published by government.
Ireland stands alone in Europe with travel restrictions, says Aer Lingus chief
Doyle said the pandemic has had a catastrophic effect on the airline industry.
'A second wave of Covid-19 is our biggest fear': Ryanair posts €185 million loss for first quarter of 2020
Passenger numbers at the airline fell by 99% during its first three months of the year.
51-year-old passenger arrested after bomb threat made against Ryanair flight
It is the second similar threat against a Ryanair flight in a week.
'Closed for business': Ryanair takes aim at travel quarantine as it cuts 1,000 Ireland-UK flights
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
Essex Police found nothing suspicious on board following “reports of a security alert”.
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 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”.
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.
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”.
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 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.
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.