Ryanair chief executive Michael O’Leary, with Ryanair chief pilot captain Ray Conway, as he leaves Belfast High Court today. The airline has   settled a legal action over an article which claimed some of pilots had raised concerns that a fuel policy may have put passengers at risk. Photograph: PA

People identified through Ryanair’s campaign against internet postings that question its attitude towards safety are being prosecuted through the Iris(...)

Ryanair chief executive Michael O’Leary: Ryanair had sued over articles based on a television documentary programme that claimed to reveal safety and fuel issues at the airline. Photograph: Bertil Enevag Ericson/Scanpix/Reuters

The settlement of a libel action brought by Ryanair vindicates its standing as one of the safest airlines in Europe, chief executive Michael O’Leary s(...)