Ryanair Slashes Swedish Services

Low cost carrier Ryanair, which previously had threatened to stop service to and from Sweden, announced on Tuesday that it will continue serving the country.

The airline did however stop service to Västerås airport, and has also reduced air traffic at other airports around the country.

The threat to cut traffic came after Sweden announced plans to impose a a controversial ticket tax. The tax, and its legality, is currently being investigated by the European Commission.

Our journalism is based on credibility and impartiality. Swedish Radio is independent and not affiliated to any political, religious, financial, public or private interests.
Du hittar dina sparade avsnitt i menyn under "Min lista".