Posts Tagged ‘Ryanair’

Ryanair boss O’Leary predicts Europe will only have five airlines in five years time future

Ryanair Finalizes 737 Order

RYANAIR CEO Michael O’Leary has said Europe will only have five airlines in the near future – as he considers buying German carrier Air Berlin. Speaking to Reuters , Mr O’Leary said he would be interested in bidding for the insolvent German carrier, but Ryanair needs access to more data on the airline’s finances. Air…

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Ryanair plans to offer flights between Europe and America

Ryanair 737 Max

Ryanair is planning to launch transatlantic flights, as part of an ambitious five-year growth strategy. The Irish airline’s board has approved outline plans to fly between up to 14 European cities and the same number of US cities. Destinations will include New York, Boston, Chicago and Miami from London Stansted, Dublin and Berlin airports in…

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Ryanair Approved For 200 Boeing 737 Max Aircraft Order Worth $22bn

Ryanair 737 Max

Ryanair, the world’s biggest international scheduled airline, today (8th Sept) signed an agreement with Boeing to purchase up to 200 new Boeing 737 MAX 200 “gamechanger” aircraft (100 firm & 100 options). When finalised and all options exercised, this deal will be worth over $22bn at current list prices. Ryanair becomes the lead customer for…

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Boeing’s densely packed 737 version – Which Airlines would be Interested?

As airlines try to pack more passengers into their planes, ordinary travelers are feeling the squeeze. Now, Boeing is releasing an even more densely packed version of its most popular plane, the Boeing 737. I’ll examine why Boeing is launching this model, what it means for airlines, and how soon you could be flying in…

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Ryanair Blasts “Pilots Survey” Questioning the Carrier’s Safety

Ryanair today (12th August) dismissed inaccurate reports in a number of UK papers, including the Financial Times and the Daily Telegraph, which made references to a “survey of Ryanair pilots” and comments attributed to an Evert Van Zwol, the self styled Chairman of the Ryanair Pilot Group’s Interim Council. Ryanair pointed out the Ryanair Pilot…

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Ryanair to Sell Billboard Advertising on its Planes

Ryanair will sell display advertising on its jets

Ryanair is offering businesses across the world the chance to advertise their brand on its fleet of 303 Boeing 737-800 aircraft and reach millions of European passengers through Europe’s largest and cheapest outdoor advertising medium. Ryanair operates over 1,600 flights per day, connecting 180 destinations in 29 countries, through over 1,600 routes and will carry…

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Ryanair Finalizes Order for 175 Boeing Next-Generation 737s

Ryanair Finalizes 737 Order

Boeing and Ryanair finalized a firm order for 175 Next-Generation 737-800 airplanes valued at $15.6 billion at list prices. The order, originally announced as a commitment in March, is Boeing’s largest ever aircraft order from a European airline. At a signing ceremony today at the 2013 Paris Air Show, Michael O’Leary, president and CEO of…

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Ryanair Completes Purchase of 175 Boeing 737-800 Next Generation Jets

Five Ryanair 737-800s at Boeing Field

Ryanair today signed an agreement with the Boeing Company to purchase 175 new Next Generation 737-800 airplanes. When finalized, the deal will be worth nearly $15.6 billion at current list prices, and will allow Ryanair to grow its airline to more than 400 airplanes, serving more than 100 million passengers per year across Europe by…

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Boeing Statement on Ryanair’s Order of 175 737-800 Aircraft

Boeing is delighted that Ryanair has announced a commitment today to order 175 Next-Generation 737-800s for the airline’s fleet expansion. When finalized, the agreement will be worth $15.6 billion at list prices and will be posted to the Boeing Orders & Deliveries website as a firm order. “This agreement is an amazing testament to the value…

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