Ryanair To Downsize Bases; Cites MAX Delivery Delays

Credit: Rob Finlayson
LONDON—Irish LCC Ryanair said July 16 it will shrink or close its underperforming bases and cut staff as a direct result of the lack of Boeing 737 MAX deliveries.The news came from Ryanair CEO Michael O’Leary in an update to investors on the continuing uncertainty over the MAX’s return to service...

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