Saturday, 5 January 2019

Ryanair UK secures AOC, registers first Boeing 737-800

                                               
Ryanair Boeing 737-800
Ryanair confirmed on 3 January confirmed that the UK CAA has issued Ryanair UK (AOC Number 2451) will allow this UK airline to operate UK domestic and UK to non-EU routes in a post-Brexit environment, if required. Ryanair’s Juliusz Komorek said "We welcome the Civil Aviation Authority’s decision to grant our UK based airline, Ryanair UK, with a UK AOC, allowing Ryanair to operate UK domestic routes and UK to non-EU routes in a post-Brexit environment."

The first aircraft for Ryanair UK was registered G-RUKA Boeing 737-800 MSN 44867 on 20 December to Ryanair UK at Enterprise House at London Stanted formerly EI-FEF. According to Flightradar24 the aircraft has yet to enter revenue service.

Ryanair plans to substantial and profitable group of EU airlines under the Ryanair Holdings banner over the next 3 years with Ryanair UK joining Laudamotion (Austria) and Ryanair Sun (Poland) . Ryanair expects "That further M&A opportunities will arise".

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Laudamotion adds additional Dublin to Vienna flights

                                             
Laudamotion Airbus A321-200

Ryanair Austria subsidiary carrier Laudamotion has added two additional Dublin to Vienna flights on Monday's and Friday's from 1st February according to Ryanair's online booking engine operating in February and March.

The carrier operates a daily Vienna to Dublin service LDM340/1 operated by a mix of Airbus A320 and Airbus A321 aircraft.

From Friday 1st February an extra rotation has been added to the scheduled LDM1342 departing Vienna at 1550 arriving Dubln 1750 and LDM1341 departs Dublin at 1830 arriving Vienna at 2215.

From Monday 4th February an extra rotation has been added to the scheduled LDM1342 departs Vienna at 0655 arriving Dublin at 0855 and LDM1341 departs Dublin at 0945 arriving Vienna at 1330.

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