Cheap flights from London, England to New York, USA started back in 1977 when Laker Airways offered the trip from Gatwick to JFK for £59 each way. These low price tickets were the beginning of the budget airline revolution that could have Ryanair offering the service.
Since the late ‘70s, other airlines which have offered low-cost flights across the Atlantic include People Express, Virgin Atlantic, British Airways, Continental, and Delta. Now Ryanair might take up the gauntlet to try to make the route profitable with a cheap flight service.
According to the company’s CEO, he wants to start offering flights between New York and London in September, with prices starting around 10 dollars.
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