Full of hot air?

Rogers, Danny
September 2004
Travel Weekly: The Choice of Travel Professionals;9/3/2004, Issue 1734, p15
Trade Publication
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.


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