Ryanair says cutting fares 30 percent to fill Catalonia flights


By Andres GonzálezMADRID (Reuters) - Ryanair has been cutting fares by up to 30 percent to fill flights to Barcelona and other cities in Catalonia as holidaymakers are nervous of political upheaval in the Spanish region, Chief Executive Michael O'Leary said on Tuesday.

Tourist numbers in Barcelona dipped after an attack in August left 16 people dead and an illegal independence vote prompted scenes of police violence and mass protests, but have since rebounded.Ryanair still plans to increase capacity in Spain as a whole sharply in the coming.....

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