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# ryanair - Monday 4 November, 2013

The 9 at 9: Monday

Good morning. Here are the nine stories you need to know as you kick off your day.

Ryanair to allocate seats on flights from February

The company is warning that profits may fall this year, but is hoping that allocated seating from February will grow passenger numbers.

# ryanair - Wednesday 30 October, 2013

From Business ETC Just five clicks to book a Ryanair flight as part of website changes Ryanair Website

Just five clicks to book a Ryanair flight as part of website changes

The airline today also removed its much maligned Recaptcha security feature.

# ryanair - Tuesday 29 October, 2013

From Business ETC Ryanair Pilot Group calls on O’Leary to negotiate single contract Ryanair

Ryanair Pilot Group calls on O’Leary to negotiate single contract

The group wants O’Leary to negotiate a single contract that applies to all pilots flying for the airline.

# ryanair - Friday 25 October, 2013

Ryanair to cut fees and bring in quiet flights. No, seriously.

Yes, you read that right. We’re not sure what’s going on either.

# ryanair - Tuesday 22 October, 2013

From The Daily Edge 8 key moments from the new Ryanair cabin crew calendar* Ryanair

8 key moments from the new Ryanair cabin crew calendar*

Well, from the ‘making of’ video anyway.

# ryanair - Monday 21 October, 2013

From The Daily Edge 9 things we learned from Michael O’Leary’s Twitter Q&A Grill Mol

9 things we learned from Michael O’Leary’s Twitter Q&A

Finally, a chance to ask the Ryanair boss anything.

# ryanair - Friday 18 October, 2013

From The Daily Edge 22 things Irish people hate Can't Cope

22 things Irish people hate

How many do you recognise?

# ryanair - Wednesday 16 October, 2013

From Business ETC With the Air Travel Tax gone, Ryanair commits to a million more passengers Budget 2014

With the Air Travel Tax gone, Ryanair commits to a million more passengers

The airline says it wants to meet Irish airport bosses to discus growing its traffic in and out of Ireland by at least one million passengers a year from April 2014.

Dublin-bound Ryanair flight diverted to Italy after passenger is taken ill

The plane landed in Sicily shortly after take off from Malta after a member of an Irish dancing troupe took ill.

# ryanair - Tuesday 15 October, 2013

From The Daily Edge Ryanair are charging 66 million euro for their official cabin bag* Bit Much?

Ryanair are charging 66 million euro for their official cabin bag*

*Or at least that’s what’s coming up on their website.

From Business ETC Don’t hold back: Ryanair want your ideas on how to ‘further’ improve customer service New Frills

Don’t hold back: Ryanair want your ideas on how to ‘further’ improve customer service

Michael O’Leary’s open to ideas on how to soften those “rough edges” at the low fares carrier.

# ryanair - Saturday 12 October, 2013

Top readers’ comments of the week

Here’s our round-up of the most interesting and most popular comments from this week. Did you make it in?

# ryanair - Friday 11 October, 2013

Think you can make Ryanair friendlier? Come this way…

Fancy trying to make one of the most notoriously prickly companies in the world more cuddly? Now’s your chance.

# ryanair - Thursday 10 October, 2013

Poll: Should pensioners pay for their TV licences? Your Say This post contains a poll

Poll: Should pensioners pay for their TV licences?

Ryanair boss Michael O’Leary thinks free television licences and free travel for over 65s should be done away with. What do you think?

# ryanair - Wednesday 9 October, 2013

“Pensioners should pay for their TV licences and travel” – Michael O’Leary

The Ryanair chief said that elderly people “don’t need” the concessions they get from the State.

# ryanair - Friday 4 October, 2013

From The Daily Edge This Ryanair ‘sensitivity training’ sketch is pretty spot on Michael O'lairy

This Ryanair ‘sensitivity training’ sketch is pretty spot on

Mario Rosenstock does a mean Michael O’Leary.

From Business ETC Aer Lingus passenger numbers down in September Aer Lingus

Aer Lingus passenger numbers down in September

There was growth in some areas with a surge in the number of long-haul passengers.

# ryanair - Wednesday 2 October, 2013

From Business ETC Ryanair to appeal French court ruling which fined airline €8 million Fined

Ryanair to appeal French court ruling which fined airline €8 million

The court found that Ryanair had illegally registered workers working form Marseilles as Irish workers but the company insisted it is within EU laws.

# ryanair - Tuesday 1 October, 2013

Ryanair publishes complaints email address after NCA action

The carrier confirmed yesterday it was dropping a court action challenging the agency’s order.

# 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.