Ryanair and Budapest: Two Sides to the Story

The headlines in one of the local Budapest newspapers, which roughly translates to “Airport Hit Below the Belt” in reaction to Ryanair’s decision to cancel approximately 40% of its flying at Budapest.  The photo of the airport worker with hands that almost appear in a...

Reports of Duct Tape Repairs at Ryanair Exaggerated

While Ryanair’s reputation for being cheap is well known, recent reports in the British press indicate that passengers on a recent flight from London Stanstead to Riga, Latvia that had to turn back because of unusual noises, believed the aircraft windshield was...

Here’s a thought…

As the world gets ready for the Paris air show, take a look at this photograph apparently taken of a model plane on the Ryanair Chief Pilot’s desk.  In case you don’t recognize this, its a C919.  Of course everyone in this industry collects models, and we...