Ryan Air, the low cost carrier of Ireland surprised its customers
with a pleasant announcement. The no-frills Irish airline said that it
intends to cut down on the fees imposed on checked-in baggage. This news
has left all astonished but for a good reason this time around.
The airline is known for its strategies that do not favor the customers.
However, it has moved on against all odds and established itself in the
budget-carrier league. The latest announcement is looked upon as a New
Year’s gift from the airline, which is desperately seeking an image
makeover for its own good. In the past, it has faced criticism from
passengers for its staunch policies that hardly favor their interests.
Over the years, Ryan Air has come across as an airline that is solely
interested in business sans the welfare and comfort of its passengers.
Now, it may want to get rid of the same!
As per the shocking announcement, obviously no one expected it make one
of this kinds, it has cut down the standard airport baggage fee to £30
from £60, for the ones using the bag drop desk and £50 from £60 for the
ones checking in at the boarding gate. It wants to maintain its position
against the rival airlines. It however, would be interesting to see as
to how long it is able to sustain on its newly evolved philosophy. After
all, it is a business concern and needs sufficient funds to keep