Ryanair

Ryanair To Give Passengers 'Extra Leg Room'

PA/Huffington Post UK | Posted 08.09.2014 | UK

Low-fare airline Ryanair is to become the launch customer of a new plane with more leg room in a deal that could be worth as much as £13.6 billion. T...

'The Least You Can Do Is Freeze Your Nuts'

The Huffington Post UK | Asa Bennett | Posted 21.08.2014 | UK

Ryanair boss Michael O'Leary has become the latest celebrity to brave the ice bucket challenge. O'Leary would be unlikely to struggle to find peopl...

'Is Alan Sugar Black?' What Google Autocomplete Says About Business Leaders

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 05.08.2014 | UK Comedy

Business leaders! Want to know what the general public think of you? Thanks to Google, you can. Simply type in your own name followed by the word ...

Confusion Over Low Power Smartphone Ban On Budget Airlines

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 02.09.2014 | UK

Confusion reigns over how new security regulations requiring smartphones and electronic devices be switched on to be allowed on the flight, will apply...

Doh! Ryanair Jet Rolls Off Runway & Crashes Into Shed Causing £160,000 Of Damage (PICTURE)

Huffington Post UK | Sara C Nelson | Posted 05.06.2014 | UK

A Ryanair jet has rolled 40 meters off an airport tarmac and crashed into a fire shed in Rome. The tail of the Boeing 737 was crushed by the impac...

Ryanair Suffers Worst Results In Five Years

The Huffington Post/PA | Posted 19.05.2014 | UK

Ryanair said customer service was improving "rapidly" as the budget airline looks to recover from its first drop in annual profits in five years. P...

Epic Rant Brands Ryanair 'Gimps & Incompetent Children With Brains Full Of Girls & Vauxhall Corsa Modifications'

Huffington Post UK | Sara C Nelson | Posted 02.05.2014 | UK

A disgruntled Ryanair customer has composed an epic rant against the airline after he claimed the incompetence of its staff caused him to miss a fligh...

The Top 5 Worst Airline Excuses - and How You Can Beat Them

Jakub Kotan | Posted 10.06.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Jakub Kotan

Unexpected events happen all the time and even to airlines. However when something goes wrong in the system, air passengers often feel that they have entered a poker game with embarrassingly low hands.

Ryanair Boss Very Sorry About 'Making Love' To The Queen Joke

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 02.04.2014 | UK

Ryanair boss Michael O'Leary has apologised for a joke he made about "making love to the Queen." The outspoken airline CEO made the gaffe while spe...

Compensation for a Delayed Flight - Can I Win Against an Airline?

Jakub Kotan | Posted 10.05.2014 | UK
Jakub Kotan

Our beloved European Union regulates and directs every other step in our life journey. Each reader may add negative or positive connotation to Brussels' reign depending on personal views on EC unification, but nevertheless, some of this regulating actually carries a great deal of European goodness.

Why Does Ryanair's O'Leary Support Scottish Independence?

The Huffington Post UK | Asa Bennett | Posted 28.02.2014 | UK Politics

Michael O'Leary, head of the budget airline Ryanair, has thrown his weight behind Scottish independence due to Alex Salmond's promise to cut and event...

Ryanair Wants To Fly To America For HOW Much?

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 27.02.2014 | UK

Ryanair chief Michael O'Leary has promised flights to the United States for under a tenner. The outspoken CEO said the budget airline would offer 1...

Sexism and the Ryanair Cabin Crew Calendar 2014

Tish Weinstock | Posted 18.03.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Tish Weinstock

Ryanair, that of the cheap flights, zero legroom and zero tolerance of fat people, is the world's most hated airline. Popularly seen as the villain of the skies, Ryanair has been pissing people off for the last twenty plus years: with all its hidden levies, taxes and charges, Europe's ''only ultra-low cost carrier'' isn't actually selling low cost flights.

‘F**k You, F**k You, F**k You': Ryanair Steward Screamed At Passenger Who Handed Back 'Overpriced' Snack

Huffington Post UK | Sara C Nelson | Posted 25.01.2014 | UK

A Ryanair passenger has revealed how a steward repeatedly screamed "fuck you" at him during an incident which began after he rejected an "overpriced" ...

Bad Weather Stops Flights Landing At Stansted

PA/The Huffington Post UK | Posted 09.02.2014 | UK

Flights are unable to land at Stansted airport in Essex, Ryanair has said this morning. According to the airline, a technical problem with the land...

Ryanair Passenger Numbers Soar To Record High

The Huffington Post UK | Asa Bennett | Posted 04.12.2013 | UK

Budget airline Ryanair has announced its best November on record, carrying 5.2 million passengers last month. Ryanair's total was 6% higher than in...

Billboards in the Sky - Why Ryanair Needs to Change the Mood Music

Milorad Ajder | Posted 27.01.2014 | UK
Milorad Ajder

Ryanair, one of the most successful brands in the last 25 years, has always taken an uncompromising approach when dealing with its customers - follow the rules to the letter and get a cheap fare - any deviation and costs will escalate. No excuses, no quarter given...

Michael O'Leary Promises 'Vow Of Silence'

The Huffington Post UK | Asa Bennett | Posted 22.11.2013 | UK

Michael O'Leary has promised to take an extraordinary vow of silence in order to better help Ryanair, the airline he has led for nearly 20 years. ...

EasyJet Profits Take Off

The Huffington Post UK/PA | Posted 19.11.2013 | UK

Low-cost airline easyJet's annual profits soared 51% today after efforts to attract more business travellers saw it fly more than 60 million passenger...

How We Love to Put a Good Airline Down

William J. Furney | Posted 23.01.2014 | UK Lifestyle
William J. Furney

But the airline has many more admirers -- over 80 million of them each year -- and for good reason: on short-haul flights of an hour or two, Ryanair has turned the once stuffy experience of flying into little more than a bus trip with wings. Who needs a seat number?

A Slice of Italian Charm

Rebecca Root | Posted 23.01.2014 | UK Universities & Education
Rebecca Root

Built across 118 small islands that are connected by intricate bridges and cobbled pathways, it is said to be the most beautiful place built by man. It is here, in this unique city, that I received my first taste of Italian charm...

'We Lean Over Far Too Much For Muslims'

The Huffington Post UK | Asa Bennett | Posted 08.11.2013 | UK

Michael O'Leary has called for the burka to be banned in Britain, warning that the country is "leaning over far too much" for minority religions like ...

'We Have Always Been Cuddly'

The Huffington Post UK | Asa Bennett | Posted 04.11.2013 | UK

Ryanair boss Michael O'Leary claimed the controversial low-cost airline has always been "cuddly" as he unveiled the airline has seen profits rise for ...

Ryanair: Too Little, Too Late?

Michael Huxley | Posted 23.01.2014 | UK
Michael Huxley

The general public are becoming so belligerent in their feelings toward the way airlines in general treat them that their tolerance for Ryanair's particularly infamous business model is at an all time low, and it will take far more than a gritted tooth apology and a few token gestures to change their minds.

Surprising Announcement From Ryanair

The Huffington Post UK/PA | Posted 25.10.2013 | UK

Ryanair has agreed to relax its strict hand luggage rules after an outcry from passengers. From December 1, customers will be allowed to take "smal...