October 5, 2017 6
Please consider this Guardian analysis on the true cost of low fare transport, but keep in mind it might be flawed
September 1, 2017 9
The scary, funny and enormously successful Michael O'Leary has ambitions for basket case Alitalia
August 29, 2017 1
Etihad's investment strategy implosion is starting to cause major ripples around the world
April 1, 2017 10
Virgin Australia goes against the tide with more room in economy, for a small price
March 12, 2017 13
Is British Airways telling us that it's going to be nothing more than a bigger low cost carrier?
May 27, 2015 6
It’s less than a day since this reporter saw at least four very large passengers some of whom might have been your typical average American adults suffer a flight in British Airways’ new Club Europe cabin on an A319 flying from London Heathrow to Toulouse.
January 26, 2015 1
The likelihood that Irish carrier Aer Lingus will accept a takeover bid from IAG, the company that owns British Airways and Spanish flag carrier Iberia is the stuff of battles left, right and centre and the “fun” is expected to begin from all quarters later this week.
October 15, 2014 7
Having previously ordered 280 Airbus A320s (100 A320 CEOs and 180 A320 NEOs) India’s largest domestic carrier IndiGo has just signed an MoU for a further 250 A320 NEOs.
September 9, 2014 4
Now draws closer the hour(s) of our incontinency as well as discontent. Even piddling little flights lasting only 40 minutes between take off and touch down can take more than an hour when you add in taxying times, air traffic delays and a lack of immediately free gates or even hard stands.
September 21, 2013 1
In an somewhat stunning about face, the CEO of Ryanair, Michael O’Leary has said he will stop the airline doing things that ‘p*ss’ passengers off.
August 10, 2013
There is word that the fast growing low cost carrier, Norwegian Air Shuttle, wants to cut costs by setting up long haul 787 operations based in Ireland. How this might annoy or adversely affect the trans Atlantic ambitions of Ryanair, also headquartered in Ireland, is an unanswered question for industry watchers
March 26, 2013
There was no sign of Michael O'Leary or reference to his free blow jobs across the Atlantic promise when his airline Ryanair finally abandoned its long haul ambitions
March 20, 2013 4
Is Ryanair CEO Michael O'Leary really Jeremy Clarkson, host of Top Gear? There are similarities.
January 20, 2013
In what could get Ryanair CEO Michael O’Leary ‘retired’ Eire’s the Sunday Independent has published correspondence in which he likened the republic’s Aviation Commissioner, Cathal Guiomard, to a “village idiot.”
January 8, 2013 2
Air France could be running up the white flag when it comes to full service domestic flights, something Qantas and Virgin are trying to resist in Australia
January 7, 2013 3
What should have been a thoughtful discussion about fuel policy spun out of control when it came to Ryanair in Europe, forcing the Sunday Times to pay up.
January 4, 2013 2
Ryanair may be run by a mad man, but it isn't unsafe, and it is suing the *rse off a UK media giant for saying it is
December 11, 2012 1
Ryanair’s attempts to curb coverage and commentary by The Aviation Herald of what German aviation authorities are investigating as a serious incident involving its service to Memmingen on 23 September have failed.
December 8, 2012 3
Ryanair gets outflanked by air safety blog the Aviation Herald, over its reporting of a serious incident involving one of its flights, and adverse comments made by readers.
December 7, 2012 3
Correspondence between Ryanair and The Aviation Herald has been published, concerning the former's threats to litigate against the air safety web site over its 'analysis' of a German safety agency report into an incident involving one of its jets, and reader comments.