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MXP Airport Authority (SEA) Rejects Ryanair Offer  
User currently offlineNycfly75 From Italy, joined Aug 2005, 766 posts, RR: 9
Posted (6 years 12 months 2 days 7 hours ago) and read 1854 times:

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http://www.reuters.com/article/rbssI...tilitiesNews/idUSL2335318320071223

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"MILAN, Dec 23 (Reuters) - Malpensa has rejected Ryanair's offer to operate out of the international airport, describing as "unacceptable" a plan made by the airline at time when the future role of Italy's northern hub has come under doubt.

Ryanair (RYA.I: Quote, Profile, Research), Europe's largest discount airline, had presented a plan in September after Alitalia's latest reorganisation envisioned halving the number of flights out of the airport near Milan, Italy's financial and fashion capital."

[Edited 2007-12-23 11:07:11]

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User currently offlineTrintocan From United Kingdom, joined Apr 2000, 3257 posts, RR: 4
Reply 1, posted (6 years 12 months 2 days 7 hours ago) and read 1832 times:

One wonders though, what proposals did FR make to the operators of MXP? The truth is that a low-cost operator like FR which haggles for reduced landing and handling fees would not be attractive to an airport like MXP which is by and large a major international hub. AZ would certainly have paid higher charges for using it.

MXP would certainly hold out for a bigger operator accepting higher charges or else perhaps if FR accepted higher fees it may still build a base from there.

TrinToCan.



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User currently offlineEI564 From Ireland, joined May 2007, 373 posts, RR: 0
Reply 2, posted (6 years 12 months 2 days 6 hours ago) and read 1799 times:

Easyjet already has a base in Malpensa, so it wasn't like MXP should be desperate for a deal.

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