Ryanair unveils fleet expansion

28th Feb 2007

Ryanair has welcomed the arrival of ten brand new aircraft that it
will receive over the next 2 months.These aircraft deliveries, worth
$700 million will bring low fares to even more passengers.
The aircraft will result in 50 new routes that will create 5,000 new

Speaking today, Peter Sherrard, Ryanair’s Head of Communications, said:

      “Ryanair’s $700 million investment will create 5,000 jobs across
Europe as we expand our existing bases at Barcelona Girona, East
Midlands, London Stansted and launch our second German base in Bremen.

      “Ryanair is starting 50 new routes all over Europe in the coming
months, thanks to these aircraft, bringing even lower fares to European
consumers. These new routes will provide a massive boost to local
economies all over Europe with increased visitor numbers and massive
savings for passengers.

      “Ryanair’s no fuel surcharge guarantee is widening the gap
between our low fares and the high prices of our fuel surcharging
competitors. This is driving demand and attracting millions of
additional passengers to Ryanair”.




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