• ‘Cover-up to bail out billionaires': Ryanair boss threatens legal action against UK govt after it pledges to save Flybe airline

    9 days ago - By RT

    Ryanair CEO Michael O'Leary has threatened legal action against the UK government after it pledged to bail out airline Flybe, claiming the rescue package was “a cover-up so they can bail out a couple of billionaires.”
    O'Leary has written to the Chancellor Sajid Javid, demanding that an Air Passenger Duty tax break , which has been handed to the struggling airline, should be extended to other carriers, like Ryanair. The outspoken aviation chief claims that failure to do so would mean a breach in state aid and competition rules.
    In an interview with Sky News on Thursday, O'Leary ostensibly...
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