Ryanair 737-800. By Rob Finlayson Ryanair (FR) has withdrawn its bid to take a stake in London Stansted airport (STN) after airport owner Ferrovial told the carrier it will block its bid. Ferrovial—which owns STN through its subsidiary BAA and operates London Heathrow and three other UK regional airports—is in the process of selling STN after being ordered to do so by the UK competition authorities (ATW Daily News, July 26). FR, which said it provides almost 70% of ...

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