The letter, obtained by Sky News, shows Sajid Javid’s reply to Ryanair. In the letter, he said that the UK government had not broken state aid rules.

Last week Flybe nearly collapsed and had to ask the UK government for financial support. This move led to outrage by Ryanair and British Airway’s parent company.

Ryanair threatened to sue the government for breaking state aid rules.


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