• Ryanair to curb 30,000 flights due to Boeing 737 Max crisis

    1 month ago - By Travel and Tourworld

    Ryanair will fly 5 million fewer passengers than planned in the year 2020 owing to delayed deliveries of Boeing's grounded 737 Max aircraft, and warned that jobs would be affected and airport bases closed as a result.
    Ryanair, Europe's biggest low-cost carrier was expecting to bring the first five of 135 planes on order into service this year, and 58 by next summer. On Tuesday it said that on a “prudent” estimate it would have about half that number but there were no guarantees.
    Ryanair now expects to carry 157 million passengers in the year to March 2021, cutting its summer 2020 growth...
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  • Nashville Int'l Airport witnessed 17 million passengers last fiscal

    Nashville Int'l Airport witnessed 17 million passengers last fiscal

    1 month ago - By Travel and Tourworld

    The Nashville International Airport witnessed more than 17 million passengers pass through its gates during the last fiscal year.
    A local newspaper reported the airport has now exceeded attendance records for the sixth consecutive fiscal year. The airport saw 2.2 million more passengers from July 2018 through June 2019 compared to the previous fiscal year, marking an increase of about 15 per cent.
    Airport president and CEO Doug Kreulen said the airport's passenger growth was unprecedented. It expected to see more than 18 million passengers this calendar year.
    The airport expected to have...
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