Aviation News
Press release distribution service
Home > Aviation News & Resources
Aviation Industry
  • Aviation News
  • Business Aviation
  • Commercial Aviation
  • Defense
  • Submit News

    Watch Aviation News

  • Airbus News
  • Airlines News
  • Airport News
  • Aviation News
  • Boeing News

  • Winter woes for second homes - TheMoveChannel.com

    (EMAILWIRE.COM, July 27, 2009 ) Huge cutbacks in winter flight schedules could wreak havoc with those who own second homes and want to spend time at them during the colder months – budget airline Ryanair has announced drastic cutbacks in the number of flights leaving Stansted – meaning that thousands face being cut off over the winter…

    Ryanair will cull ten of its regular flights leaving from London’s Stansted airport and cut down the level of frequency on as many as 30 other routes.

    Second home owners with properties in France will be affected, but the airline has yet to announce which exact routes will be affected by the cuts.

    It has been suggested that some of the flights that are to be completely cut include services to Ireland, whilst other changes would affect flights to the continent.

    People who own second properties in Spain should be unaffected as the Spanish Government has scrapped tourist taxes, thus the properties are still used frequently during the winter, ensuring that the flights are fairly full and ‘earning their keep.’

    But, as those with holiday homes in France seem to visit them less, these flights will be up for the axe.

    Ryanair Chief Executive Michael O’Leary said, “You find that people don’t use these French places in November, December, January and February and they never have.

    “People who go to a holiday home in the west of France for one weekend in November are hardly going to fill a plane.

    “I can’t reassure anybody. If they want reassurance, they should write to Gordon Brown,” he added.

    The aviation industry is suffering its worst period since 9/11, with airlines being forced to cut back on services in a bid to save money. Ryanair is hoping that its cutbacks will force the airports to ditch expensive landing charges during the quiet winter months.

    The cuts at Stansted, Ryanair's largest base in Britain, will mean that the airline is operating 168 fewer flights than it did during the same period last year and carrying 2.5 million fewer people than last winter.

    One place you won’t have to worry about getting to is Oslo in Norway – flying in the face of other cuts, the budget airline has announced that it will launch a brand new service to the city from Stansted this October.

    For the latest news on travel and tourism, and the property market in general, please visit http://www.themovechannel.com/news/travel_and_tourism/


    Notes to editors:

    TheMoveChannel.com is a property website that was founded in 1999 as an online resource for buying, selling and learning about property. It now receives as many as 300,000 visits per month and advertises over 50,000 properties in nearly 90 countries, which are listed by over 500 partner organisations.

    For further information, please contact:

    Dan Johnson
    Managing Director
    0207 952 7650

    Dan Johnson
    020 7952 7650

    Source: EmailWire.com

    Aviation News & Resources

    Aviation Resource Center
    We are pleased to offer you this exciting, new, and entirely free professional resource. Visit our Free Industry resource center today to browse our selection of 600+ complimentary Industry magazines, white papers, webinars, podcasts, and more. Get popular titles including:

    Point of Beginning
    Overall Labor Effectiveness (OLE) Achieving a Highly Effective Workforce

    No credit cards, coupons, or promo codes required. Try it today!

    Press release service

    Aviation-Newswire.Com is part of GropWeb Network, online properties of GroupWeb Media LLC. Copyright GroupWeb Media LLC. All Rights Reserved.

    For unlimited press release distribution for $99 per month, call (281) 645-4086 or start posting your press releases online at EmailWire.com.
    Copyright 2008 GroupWeb Media LLC
    GroupWeb Media Network

    Aviation-NewsWire | ArtNewsWire | Auction NewsWire | CRM NewsWire | ePhotoNewsWire | Energy Industry | EstateNewsWire | Entertainment-NewsWire.com | Food Beverage News | Glamour NewsWire | Health NewsWire | Hosting NewsWire | i-Auto NewsWire | i-Business News | i-Homeland Security.Com | iMac-NewsWire.Com | i-Press-Release-Service | i-SoftwareNews.com | iT-NewsWire.Com
    | i-TravelNewsWire.Com | MoneyNewsWire.Net | Movie-Stars-News.Com | MSNewsWire.Net | PharmaNewsWire.Com | Publishing-NewsWire.Com | RSSNewsWire.Net | Telecom-NewsWire.Net | Transportation-News.Com | USGovernment-News.Com | WebPosters.Net | Wireless-NewsWire.Com | VoIPNewsWire.Net | XSportsWorld.Net
    Aviation-NewsWire.Com - Newswire and Press Release service of GroupWeb Media LLC