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Ryanair rules out transatlantic services (for now)

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4:27 PM - 9 Jan 2014



Ryanair's chief executive has ruled out the prospect of launching new transatlantic routes for the foreseeable future.

Michael O'Leary's comments come after a Canadian airline said it would use planes similar to Ryanair's for a new route.

In a question-and-answer session on Twitter, the Ryanair chief said a transatlantic service wouldn't be viable without first buying a fleet of larger planes.

However he's said he's in talks with several suppliers about buying new aircraft which could be used for long-haul services.



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