Keeping Flybe airborne serves Britain’s regions
As the PM leads Britain out of the EU, says Chris Blackhurst, he must provide proper transport for the entire country – which is what preserving Flybe aims to doBoris Johnson government get under way than it’s hit with the sort of dilemma all too familiar to those who have followed Britain’s economic and industrial woes these past few decades. A company hits the buffers and turns to Downing Street for help. The prime minister accedes or refuses, and a furious row ensues. If assistance is forthcoming those against intervention do their nut; if it is rejected, ministers are accused of behaving in a heartless fashion. The government cannot win. So it is with Read more: The Independent
Editor’s letter: The Flybe debacle shows how far the debate on flying has comeNot long ago, the row over Flybe ’s future would’ve been all business. Now it’s a climate issue
Flybe is the new British Leyland, says Ryanair bossMichael O’Leary compares troubled regional airline to loss-making state-owned car giant of the 1970s I wouldn't out much store by what the boss of Ryanair thinks.....😂😂😂😂😂😂😂 And Mr O’Leary only looks at the profits of Ryanair whilst ignoring the regional importance of an airline like FlyBe in supporting isolated regions of the UK. He needs to have a word with himself. Except he won’t, as he landed in an airport 50 miles away and is currently on a coach on the way back.
Government accused of covering up true terms of Flybe rescue dealRyanair boss Michael O’Leary threatens to take legal action in UK and Brussels So they’ve rescued Flybe but couldn’t keep Thomas Cook Airlines flying during the repatriation process?! Accused by a crook and they should be helping flybe, and certainly not the crate with wings Ryanair
Flybe boss: We are not being bailed outHowever the airline is 'in conversation' with the government over a loan, Mark Anderson has confirmed. Flybe says government bailout is not a bailout Totally a bailout! Our money yet again lining the rich! Why hasn't Branson just paid the bill! What a load of rubbish Monarch went! Thomas cook went! Just picking and choosing! Simply what BorisJohnson 10DowningStreet does! It is and uk gov soros caused lot financial issues to this country. But people got no money thieves. So mps companies facing law courts next yrs and councils.
Ryanair threatens legal action over bailout of 'billionaire-owned' FlybeRyanair boss Michael O'Leary has said the government deal to bailout Flybe amounted to a 'nasty cover up subsidy to billionaires', and has challenged chancellor Sajid Javid to publish details of the rescue plan. Read more on this story here: Fair point Mr O'Leary Considering Ryanair normally tell people where to shove it when it comes to addressing concerns, the government should tell them to... He has some balls
Flybe co-owner Stobart links airline's financial woes to EU 'delay'One of Flybe 's three shareholders has suggested EU red tape contributed to the regional airline's financial troubles - and controversial rescue flybe Funny how all it’s competitors seemed to mange flybe Blame Game! Wasn't cr*p management, at all? Before you demand it. JC will apologise for this too!