Air Orange From , joined Dec 1969, posts, RR: Posted (14 years 2 months 2 weeks 6 days 23 hours ago) and read 1179 times:
The Irish airline Ryanair, which has its second hub at Charleroi (near Brussels), has announced that it will reservate a limited number of FREE tickets on several European routes. The airline think it can compensate the free tickets by the inflight sale of drinks and audio headphones.
Source: Newspaper Brabants Dagblad, 15 May 2001.
Ryanair is booming in Belgium and has become a strong competitor of Sabena and Virgin Express.
LBA From United Kingdom, joined Nov 2000, 494 posts, RR: 0
Reply 2, posted (14 years 2 months 2 weeks 6 days 20 hours ago) and read 1146 times:
There is another thread on this from a couple of days ago.
I don't think it is a gimmick.. They already offer flights at as little as £4 each way - to reduce this to nothing is not impossible.
Ryanair are to introduce IFE systems and charge passengers for using them, this will include live TV and PPV events.