Ryanair has vowed to fight a UK Competition Commission (UKCC) ruling instructing it to sell its 29.8% Aer Lingus stake down to 5%. “After careful consideration we confirmed our provisional view that Ryanair’s minority shareholding has resulted, or may be expected to result, in a substantial lessening of competition between the airlines,” said UKCC deputy chairman Simon Polito, who has led the Ryanair/Aer Lingus Inquiry Group. Polito said this decision, based on ...

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