Ryanair Requires Web Check-In... Then Takes Down Website For 10 Hours

from the except-during-the-hours-of... dept

Ryanair, the discount Irish airline famous for incredibly cheap fares, combined with massive charges for anything extra (recently, it's talked seriously about charging for bathroom access), announced that passengers would need to check in online, or face a large additional charge of £40. Yet... just a month later, it announced that it needs to take down its website for a whole 10 hours for maintenance purposes. So, if you're planning to check-in or fly during that time period, you might be in a bit of trouble. Regulators aren't pleaseed either, noting that it's irresponsible of the company to both require online check-in and to close down the website for a significant period of time.
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Filed Under: discount airlines, flights, web check in
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    lawgeeknz, 16 Jun 2009 @ 11:19pm

    Just imagine

    "...it's irresponsible of the company to both require online check-in and to close down the website for a significant period of time"

    Now why can't regulators understand the same logic when it comes to #copyright 3 strikes internet termination!

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