Sunday September 20, 2020

Strange moves in fight for Aer Lingus

The Ryanair bid for Aer Lingus took almost everyone by surprise.

14th October, 2006

The Ryanair bid for Aer Lingus took almost everyone by surprise.

The government has responded by saying it will do everything possible to block the bid, while the company’s trade unions are also looking at ways to scupper Michael O’Leary’s audacious move.

There is now a degree of quiet after the initial flurry surrounding the bid, but some of the manoeuvring is extraordinary.

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