Ryanair fired the operations Director because of the scandal with the cancellation of flights

Ryanair уволит операционного директора из-за скандала с отменой рейсов

Michael Hickey has worked for the company for over 30 years.

Operating officer of Irish low-cost airline Ryanair Makil Hickey is leaving the airline after a row with mass cancellations of flights, reports The Telegraph.

As noted, the General Director of airline Michael O’leary laid on Mr. Hickey blame for the chaos that emerged after the decision to cancel thousands of flights.

Michael Hickey was engaged, including the scheduling of pilots. He worked in the company for over 30 years.

Earlier it was reported that Ryanair has cancelled flights to 400 thousand passengers. The amount of the company’s losses can be up to 25 million euros.

The European Commission will check whether breaks budget airline Ryanair passenger rights, cancelling hundreds of flights.