Frill of the chase

10 January 2017 By Olaf Storbeck

The Irish low-cost carrier in 2016 ousted Lufthansa as Europe’s biggest airline by passengers. Boss Michael O’Leary has proved better at learning from his rival than the other way round. A full-blown attack on Lufthansa’s home turf via a new Frankfurt base is in the offing.

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