TITLE

Full of hot air?

AUTHOR(S)
Rogers, Danny
PUB. DATE
September 2004
SOURCE
Travel Weekly: The Choice of Travel Professionals;9/3/2004, Issue 1734, p15
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
This article reports on various developments in the air travel industry in Great Britain. "Why fly Bungle Airways?" asked the airline Ryanair PLC, in a typically understated advert last week, which included a series of press clippings saying "British Airways PLC passengers in delay misery" and "thousands stranded by British Airways PLC cancellations." Ryanair now carries around 25 million passengers a year, and yet it seems to avoid the operational crises that regularly smear British Airways' reputation. Knocking Britain's flagship carrier has almost become a national pastime, shared joyously by carriers, travel agents and the public alike.
ACCESSION #
14471679

 

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