Articles tagged “Michael O’Leary”

Airlines

Ryanair Talks with Boeing Collapse Over 737 Max Price Tag Disagreement

Ryanair needs these aircraft to help it recover, and Boeing knows this. The standoff will be short-lived.

Ryanair Talks with Boeing Collapse Over 737 Max Price Tag Disagreement

Coronavirus

Ryanair Says Passenger Numbers Will Reach 10.5 Million in August

CEO Michael O'Leary is calling a recovery, but that may depend on how it reshuffles its bases over the coming months. Low-cost carriers need low-cost airports, after all.

Ryanair Says Passenger Numbers Will Reach 10.5 Million in August

Coronavirus

Ryanair Predicts 10 Million Passengers This Summer, With a Little Help From Europe’s Covid Certificate

The Irish carrier still has lower fares, but the passenger numbers are at least moving in the right direction as Europeans regain confidence with their digital health passports.

Ryanair Predicts 10 Million Passengers This Summer, With a Little Help From Europe’s Covid Certificate

Airlines

Ryanair CEO Boasts Airlines Will Fill 1,000 Flights a Day Because Brits Will Ignore Quarantine

This might sound like Michael O'Leary in a more bullish mood than usual with his latest claim Ryanair will fill its daily flights to Portugal, Spain, Italy, and Greece from July — but this time he's probably right.

Ryanair CEO Boasts Airlines Will Fill 1,000 Flights a Day Because Brits Will Ignore Quarantine

Airlines

Ryanair Plans to Cut 3,000 Jobs and Delay Boeing Orders

Following British Airways' own layoff announcement earlier this week, Ryanair's statement Friday won't come as a shock. There's a tough summer ahead, and the airline's 50 percent planned capacity cut will hit hard and unfortunately lead to layoffs.

Ryanair Plans to Cut 3,000 Jobs and Delay Boeing Orders

Airlines

Ryanair CEO Mulls Further Cuts While Slamming Virgin Atlantic’s Bid for State Aid

The always lively Ryanair CEO Michael O'Leary said it's "almost inevitable" that his budget airline will make workforce reductions of up to 20 percent for its winter schedule. Layoffs may come sooner if flights don't resume at the level he is hoping for in June.

Ryanair CEO Mulls Further Cuts While Slamming Virgin Atlantic’s Bid for State Aid

Airlines

Ryanair CEO ‘Screamed’ at Staff During Union Dispute

The details revealed in this court case aren't a good look for anyone involved.

Ryanair CEO ‘Screamed’ at Staff During Union Dispute

Airlines

Ryanair Pauses Payments to Boeing Due to 737 Max Setback

CEO Michael O’Leary said deliveries of the troubled Boeing Max 737 could slip another couple of months to around March 2020. At this rate, O'Leary may choose to retire before Ryanair takes possession of the revamped aircraft.

Ryanair Pauses Payments to Boeing Due to 737 Max Setback

Airlines

Ryanair Plans Job Cuts After Disappointing Quarter

Is this the beginning of the end of the good times for European low-cost airlines? Or is it just a bump the road?

Ryanair Plans Job Cuts After Disappointing Quarter

Airlines

Ryanair’s CEO Says He’s ‘Marginally More Optimistic’ on Brexit Solution

Have you ever noticed that Ryanair CEO Michael O'Leary tends to change his mind often?

Ryanair’s CEO Says He’s ‘Marginally More Optimistic’ on Brexit Solution