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#Ryanair

# ryanair - Monday 30 September, 2013

“I’ve made mistakes…I have to change those rough edges” – Michael O’Leary

The Ryanair chief executive told Prime Time on RTÉ that the company could grow Aer Lingus and was reviewing policy in the wake of the Muhammad Sattar incident.

# ryanair - Tuesday 24 September, 2013

From Business ETC Ryanair donates to autism charity after boarding pass controversy Ryanair

Ryanair donates to autism charity after boarding pass controversy

A spokesperson said the airline would not disclose the amount of the donation but said the airline regretted the two volunteers were charged for having their boarding passes printed.

# ryanair - Friday 20 September, 2013

Ryanair promises to refund Dr Sattar for Leicester flight fees

The neurosurgeon, whose wife and three children were killed in a fire in Leicester last Friday, was initially charged €188 euros to switch to an earlier flight.

Ryanair hits back at survey that says it has the worst customer service

The low-cost airline tweeted a tongue in cheek response, saying Which magazine ‘hasn’t got a clue’.

From Business ETC No more captchas for individual bookings on Ryanair.com Ryanair

No more captchas for individual bookings on Ryanair.com

Plus, the airline is making its app free – it will no longer cost €3, thanks to its new digital strategy.

# ryanair - Wednesday 18 September, 2013

Drunken Scots force diversion of Ibiza-bound Ryanair flight

“They thought they had already arrived in Ibiza,” a police spokesman said, after the plane from Glasgow was forced to land at Beauvais airport in France.

Ryanair has joined Twitter…but don’t bother with queries

The @Ryanair account has promised not to charge us for following but told us that it will be not be replying to questions.

# ryanair - Tuesday 17 September, 2013

From Business ETC Ryanair chooses Stansted over Dublin for major growth surge Ryanair

Ryanair chooses Stansted over Dublin for major growth surge

Ryanair will grow its passengers at Stansted to over 20 million a year in an expansion that could create 7,000 jobs at the airport.

# ryanair - Thursday 12 September, 2013

From Business ETC Daily Mail settles Ryanair defamation action Courts

Daily Mail settles Ryanair defamation action

The newspaper acknowledged the airline’s safety record in a statement in court today.

# ryanair - Wednesday 11 September, 2013

Trapattoni Waving Goodbye Pic of The Day

It’s so hard to say goodbye…

# ryanair - Wednesday 4 September, 2013

Here’s What Happened Today: Wednesday

Everyone’s talking about Enda Kenny promising to act on Priory Hall and the death of Ariel Castro.

From Business ETC Ryanair issues profit warning, sees €1 billion wiped off share value Aviation

Ryanair issues profit warning, sees €1 billion wiped off share value

The company says that it “cannot guarantee” that profits won’t fall below the €570 million mark this year.

# ryanair - Wednesday 28 August, 2013

Here’s What Happened Today: Wednesday

Everyone’s talking about a female garda receiving serious injuries after her car was rammed and Ryanair being ordered to sell most of its stake in Aer Lingus.

Ryanair to appeal report by UK’s Competition Commission

The airline said that the report is “disproven” by a recent ruling that competition between Ryanair and Aer Lingus has intensified since 2007.

# ryanair - Sunday 25 August, 2013

Here’s What Happened Today: Sunday

Today everyone’s talking about earthquakes in the Irish Sea and the last stand of Priory Hall residents.

TD asks Oireachtas to question Ryanair on safety record

Fianna Fáil TD Timmy Dooley has written to the chair of the Oireachtas Committee on Transport to ask him to invite Ryanair to discuss their procedures.

# ryanair - Monday 19 August, 2013

Here’s What Happened Today: Monday

Everyone’s talking about the four Irish citizens detained in Cairo, CAO, and the Oscar Pistorius murder trial.

Ryanair drops legal action after newspaper apologises Soz

Ryanair drops legal action after newspaper apologises

However the airline is still taking defamation cases against Channel 4 and two other newspapers over its claims about Ryanair’s fuel and safety policy.

# ryanair - Saturday 17 August, 2013

Gangsters’ dream of winning Rose of Tralee: The week’s news skewed

Breaking via The Mire wire: Belmullet gardai seek help tracing their own movements; Bradley Manning apologises to Ryanair.

# ryanair - Thursday 15 August, 2013

Ryanair documentary pilot sacked for “gross misconduct”

John Goss had previously spoken to a newspaper over concerns he had related to the airline’s safety and fuel policies.

# ryanair - Wednesday 14 August, 2013

From Business ETC French Government seeks clarification from Ryanair following documentary Dispatches

French Government seeks clarification from Ryanair following documentary

Ryanair has threatened to sue the makers of Dispatches over the safety claims made in Monday night’s programme.

Here Is What Happened Today: Wednesday

Everyone’s talking about the Leaving Certificate results, Ireland winning a gold medal in Moscow and Europe’s recession coming to an end.

# ryanair - Tuesday 13 August, 2013

Here’s What Happened Today: Tuesday

Everyone’s talking about John Dundon guilty of murder, Ryanair and how much parents spend on college-going children.

Check out Ryanair’s heated exchange of letters with ‘Dispatches’…

The low-cost carrier has threatened the makers of last night’s Channel 4′s Dispatches programme with court action over claims made about safety.

Ryanair apologises after refusing refund for dead customer

Doug Parsons was told that the cost of his mother’s flight would not be refunded because she hadn’t died within 28 days of the flight date.

From Business ETC Pilots’ group insists Ryanair safety claims were not fabricated Ryanair Documentary

Pilots’ group insists Ryanair safety claims were not fabricated

Ryanair has threatened to sue the makers of a documentary that aired the results of a survey by the group last night.

The 5 at 5: Tuesday

5 minutes, 5 stories, 5 o’clock…

From Business ETC IAA criticises Channel 4 over ‘misguided attack’ on Ryanair Ryanair

IAA criticises Channel 4 over ‘misguided attack’ on Ryanair

The Dispatches programme, which aired last night, gave details of pilots’ safety concerns, particularly around fuel loads.

“We don’t want boy racers flying our planes” – Michael O’Leary hits back

The Ryanair boss said that the airline has a “29-year safety record” and has no concerns over its fuel policy.

# ryanair - Monday 12 August, 2013

Here Is What Happened Today: Monday

Everyone’s talking about Ryanair to sue Channel 4 Dispatches, Aer Arann strike and testicle-eating fish.

Ryanair to sue Channel 4 over Dispatches programme on pilots and safety

A strongly worded statement from Ryanair this evening refuted what they described as “false and defamatory claims”.

Ryanair pilots reveal serious concerns about passenger safety

More than 90 per cent of pilots surveyed believe Irish and European aviation authorities should investigate the impact of employment practices on safety.

# ryanair - Monday 5 August, 2013

From The42 Spurs flew new £26million signing Roberto Soldado in on a budget Ryanair flight Cutting Back

Spurs flew new £26million signing Roberto Soldado in on a budget Ryanair flight

The club seemingly didn’t have much money left after spending so excessively on the Spaniard’s transfer fee.

# ryanair - Monday 29 July, 2013

Here’s What Happened Today: Monday

Everybody’s talking about what the President’s decision will be on the abortion bill, two missing boys found dead and Pope Francis accepts gay people.

From Business ETC Ryanair says it’s probably going to make a €600 million profit this year Taking Off

Ryanair says it’s probably going to make a €600 million profit this year

Ryanair’s profits dropped by 21 per cent in the first three months of this year – but the airline said

# ryanair - Wednesday 24 July, 2013

From The Daily Edge Is this the worst aeroplane seatmate of all time? Land Of Nod This post contains videos

Is this the worst aeroplane seatmate of all time?

Falling asleep with her head in her neighbour’s crotch. Awkward.

# ryanair - Tuesday 23 July, 2013

Here’s What Happened Today: Tuesday

Everybody’s talking about the abortion bill being passed, John Perry and the first picture of the new royal baby.

From Business ETC Ryanair offers to sell Aer Lingus stake to another EU airline Ryanair

Ryanair offers to sell Aer Lingus stake to another EU airline

It said it is offering to sell its stake as part of its ongoing discussions with the UK Competition Commission.

# ryanair - Monday 22 July, 2013

From The Daily Edge 9 things Irish people love being melodramatic about… End Of The World

9 things Irish people love being melodramatic about…

…in addition to the weather.

# ryanair - Monday 1 July, 2013

From Business ETC Michael O’Leary’s second-in-command at Ryanair to step down Gone

Michael O’Leary’s second-in-command at Ryanair to step down

Michael Cawley has worked at Ryanair since 1997 and is leaving to pursue other business interests.