November 6, 2008
Ryanair Launches New Base at Edinburgh Airport
Ireland-based low-cost airline Ryanair has launched its 27th base at Edinburgh Airport in the UK.
Ryanair will base two new Boeing 737-800 aircraft, worth $140 million, to serve 23 routes to and from Edinburgh.
"In total the 23 routes to and from Edinburgh will deliver in excess of 1.2 million passengers per annum, generating an annual visitor spend of over E138 million and sustaining 1,200 jobs in Edinburgh and east Scotland."