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Look on the bright side

7 October 2004 By Fiona Maharg-Bravo

A sustained $40plus oil price will squeeze the flag carriers hard. But it should make them think twice about expanding in a crowded market. For the likes of Easyjet and Ryanair, soaring oil prices reinforce barriers to entry and should weed out competitors.

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